Senior Front-end Engineer, Volume.com at Chaturbate

Posted on: 04/04/2021

Location: Los Angeles (ON-SITE)

full time

Glassdoor: 3.0 / 5 | Original Source

Tags: javascript rust django typescript python golang angular

Our team is constantly focused on providing the highest quality live video streaming technology, thus driving the innovation and exploration of new horizons. Our most recent creation Volume.com aims to provide a platform for performers to connect with their fans globally. Volume is here for you to engage with musicians and singers while enjoying top notch visual and sound quality. **Top-3 reasons why you want to work here:** * Be a part of a newly formed team and the beginning of a platform striving to become the #1 platform for musicians * Our culture values developer initiative and giving developers the freedom to make technical decisions and offer fresh ideas for exploration * Each of your contributions has the ability to make high impact on the experience of users. **How we built the product:** Our web application is built on a Python/Django framework, paired with a custom-built Typescript framework on the front-end, and a handful of microservices in Java, Golang & Rust. **What you'll do:** * Use a clean, object-oriented coding style, to design web application components with our internally built Typescript framework. * Build comprehensive, high-quality technical solutions, ensuring top-level performance and responsiveness. * Work on features supported across all major web browsers, mobile devices, smart TVs, and video consoles. * Fix existing bugs on a case-by-case basis. * Refactor/optimize existing code to deliver the best consumer experience. * Build new frontend features. * Participate in daily standups and brainstorming sessions to figure out the best technical solutions to achieve the goals set by the management. **What will you receive:** * A strong team of A-players * Opportunity to make an impact on a highly popular product * Freedom to bring your ideas to the table and to make technical decisions * Support and guidance of a highly professional and knowledgeable team * Flexible working environment and WFH policy ****What will you bring:**** * A college degree in the STEM field or equivalent years of experience. * 7+ years of experience working in Web Development with Javascript, Angular, and/or Typescript. * Solid knowledge of programming fundamentals - algorithms, data structures, design patterns, and paradigms. * Expert knowledge of web development with a deep understanding of the inner workings of major browsers, including how they render HTML/CSS and their Javascript runtime environment. * Proven problem-solving and fast-learning skills. **What does the recruiting process look like**: we value the sense of urgency and aspire to build a smooth and transparent recruiting process. These are our stages in the recruiting process: phone screen with a recruiter, resume review by our hiring manager, 30 minute phone interview with the hiring manager, 1-hour live coding session with a member of the engineering team. We reserve the right to add additional selection stages to the process depending on the specific skills of each candidate.