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Squarespace // creative tools for designing websites
Engineering, Full Time    New York City    Posted: Thursday, December 05, 2019
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Squarespace is seeking an experienced frontend technology leader to grow our Conversion product & team. Were looking for an engineer who is hands-on - both in terms of writing JavaScript & contributing to user experience discussions, but who also wants to spend a part (<50%) of their time managing & mentoring teammates.

The Conversion team identifies user segments & tailors an actionable, understandable experience that connects our customers with the right product for their needs. As a frontend team lead, youll help build up a new team & own an essential part of the product. You will report to the Product Engineering Manager in our New York City headquarters.


  • Develop new features into the Squarespace interface
  • Lead other engineers & collaborate with designers to provide strong customer-focused experiences
  • Have regular 1-1s with team members, & take an active role in code reviews for junior members
  • Keep our product up-to-date with the latest frontend technologies such as React & ES2015+
  • Practice disciplined software engineering (e.g. automated testing, code reviews, & writing beautiful, pragmatic code)
  • Actively contribute to team & company standards
  • Mentor junior team members


  • Strong JavaScript development skills, understanding of new ES6 concepts, & proficiency in React, Angular, or other modern JS frameworks
  • Familiarity with Java is a plus
  • Experience managing a team of 3-5 engineers
  • Extensive experience developing large-scale application software
  • Have full knowledge of the DOM, new HTML5 constructs, & CSS3
  • Have experience with Single Page Application development
  • Develop features & create fulfilling user experiences
  • A strong understanding of, & practical experience with, web application development
  • A sincere commitment to crafting readable & reliable code
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related or equivalent industry experience
  • 5+ years of industry experience

About Squarespace

Squarespace makes beautiful products to help people with creative ideas succeed. By blending elegant design & sophisticated engineering, we empower millions of people from individuals & local artists to entrepreneurs shaping the worlds most iconic businesses to share their stories with the world. Squarespaces team of more than 570 is headquartered in downtown New York City, with offices in Dublin & Portland. For more information,


  • Health insurance with 100% premium covered
  • Flexible vacation & paid time off
  • Equity plan
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Free lunch & snacks
  • Dog-friendly workplace

Today, more than a million people around the globe use Squarespace to share different perspectives & experiences with the world. Not only do we embrace & celebrate the diversity of our customer base, but we also strive for the same in our employees. At Squarespace, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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