We need your ideas and passion for good, clean code! An excellent position for a front-end enthusiast who wants to code things The Right Way(tm). Opportunity to help lead the development and implementation of extensive new user-facing products and features; new shared packages; and collaborate with our services team on internal APIs. Additional coding to optimize existing repositories, as necessary.
See our Github ( https://github.com/1stdibs ) for some of what we do.
What you'll do
- Enjoy developing with our state-of-the-art front-end stack which includes ES2017, Node.js, Express, GraphQL, webpack, Sass, Babel, and Git (Github)
- Craft universal JS modules to be used on both the client and the server
- Provide informed estimates of your tasks
- Be excited by the opportunities and challenges afforded by responsive and adaptive design
- Cover your code with unit and integration tests written with Jest and Mocha
- Work with our top Product team which includes former leaders from Gilt, eBay, and Etsy
What you'll bring
- A strong desire to become an authority in contemporary front-end development practices (including ES6 and beyond: arrow functions, array methods, destructuring, rest params, es modules, template literals, default arguments, Promise, async/await, fetch, etc)
- A year or more experience developing for high-traffic websites
- Ability to fix and explain performance bottlenecks
- Be awesome and make those around you awesome!
- Ability to bring your intellectual curiosity and thoughtful opinions with you every single day
- Experience developing consumer-facing websites in a professional production environment a plus
- An appreciation for one-of-a-kind items such as furniture, art, and jewelry always welcome
- Your participation in the larger Developer Community is strongly supported and encouraged!
1stdibs is the world's largest online luxury marketplace for one-of-a-kind products. It has become the go-to source for the world's leading interior designers and consumers to find antiques, vintage furniture, jewelry, vintage fashion and fine art.
Backed by Benchmark Capital, Insight Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Spark Capital and Alibaba, 1stdibs is a unique blend of expert curators and seasoned Internet executives from companies including eBay, Gilt, Google, FreshDirect, Mlb.com, Shutterfly, and Twitter.
1stdibs is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.