Staff Software Engineer (Front End)

Remote • $159k - $231k

Indeed


Team

SWE

Role Location

  • Remote

Compensation

$159k - $231k

Employees

501+ people

Address

10721 Domain Drive
Austin, TX, 78758, US

Tech Stack

  • React
  • AWS
  • Java
  • JavaScript

Role Description

Staff Software Engineer (Front End)

If you are an engineer who's passionate about building innovative products that scale to tens of millions of page views a day, Indeed is looking for you. Indeed offers smart developers like you a complex development ecosystem with short release cycles. Every week sees the new release of multiple products that meet the growing needs of millions of job seekers worldwide.

The SMB (Small to Medium Business) Job Outcomes team is looking for a strong frontend engineer, who is eager to build features that make it easy and beneficial for employers to tell us how hiring is going for a particular job. This data is then used for crucial business decisions throughout Indeed. You’ll bring a wealth of skill and experience in JavaScript or Typescript, front-end best practices, and API architecture to our product team, and be ever-vigilant about the performance, accessibility, and sustainability of the solutions you’re developing together. You and your team will release new code frequently, and use Indeed’s robust A/B testing system to understand and iterate on the changes you’re making to help people get jobs.

Indeed’s job search engine serves billions of search queries every month connecting tens of millions of jobseekers to relevant job opportunities. As part of a small collaborative team from engineering, operations and product management, you will work on areas such as feature extraction, document indexing, retrieval, and relevance scoring. We constantly dig into the data available at Indeed to analyze, inform and develop solutions to the right problems. If looking at data, slicing and dicing it in multiple ways and coming up with interesting insights is something you thrive upon, you will fit right in.

Responsibilities

  • Lead, own and work alongside development teams to deliver UI architecture and technology options to enable new and existing products’ user experience, improve product performance and reliability.

  • Communicate technical architecture and major technology decisions across stakeholders and teams, by partnering with the technical lead architect and individual teams engineer managers and tech leads. Inform and educate other engineers about your efforts through the internal engineering blog, internal tech talks, and other channels.

  • Contribute to design reviews, implementation reviews, and guide teams around how to approach front-end development challenges.

  • Mentor engineers in the organization.

Who You Are

Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or a closely related computer technical field with 5+ years experience programming with at least one of the following languages: Java, Javascript/Typescript, C++, C#, Python, Go, or Perl; OR MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or a closely related computer technical field with 3+ years experience programming with at least one of the following languages: Java, Javascript/Typescript, C++, C#, Python, Go, or Perl.

  • Minimum 3 years of experience building web applications with Javascript/Typescript based technologies.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience mentoring more junior Engineers

  • Significant experience with large scale, high-performance systems

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to lead with empathy

  • Experience with (Webpack-based) module federation preferred

  • Experience with full stack development (cloud-based deploy, production alerting/monitoring, APIs, databases) is a plus

About Indeed

Indeed is the #1 job site in the world* with over 250 million unique visitors** every month. Indeed strives to put job seekers first, giving them free access to search for jobs, post resumes, and research companies. Every day, we connect millions of people to new opportunities.

*comScore Total Visits, March 2021

**Google Analytics, Unique Visitors, February 2020

Founded by Paul Forster and Rony Kahan, Indeed is a subsidiary of Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. Indeed has offices in Austin, Stamford, New York, San Mateo, Seattle, Scottsdale and San Francisco in the US, as well as offices in Bangalore, Dublin, London, Düsseldorf, Amsterdam, Toronto, Tokyo, Sydney, Hyderabad, Paris, São Paulo and Singapore.

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