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Front End Developer

Front End Developer

Job Locations 
US-IL-Chicago
Category 
Product / Engineering
Type 
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Overview

Shiftgig, one of Chicago’s hottest and fastest growing technology companies, is actively seeking a Front End Developer in our Chicago office. We are a tech company in a non-tech space and as such, we have a lot of interesting problems to solve. Our architecture is centered around internal and external APIs with consuming clients being our single page applications and native mobile apps.

 

About You:

You have significant experience building Javascript based user interfaces and apps. You enjoy creating solid, clean code so you won’t hate yourself the next time you have to visit it.

 

You have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced and Agile environment.

 

You strive to use the best tool to get the job done and are excited about working with new technologies. 

 

You have a love of software development and making neat things to help people in their daily lives. The social aspect of our business is very important to our team.

 

You’ve worked in collaborative multifunctional teams to get the job done.

 

Know how to balance pragmatic, iterative development with the long term vision of a scalable and usable product.

Qualifications

Experience Required:

  • 2+ years of Javascript as your primary programming language
  • Taking ownership over parts of an application and collaborating on global issues
  • Solid knowledge of Vanilla Javascript is a must
  • Experience working with React and Redux
  • Experience with Unit Testing



Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with Selenium (Nightwatch.js)
  • Experience with Ember.js and/or Meteor.js
  • Experience working in an Agile Startup environment

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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About Shiftgig

Shiftgig was founded on the simple premise that many people want flexible work opportunities that fit into the rest of their lives, so we build technology that is focused on one thing: connecting people who want temporary work right now with businesses who need them.

 

We’re fulfilling our mission of connecting millions of people with millions of shifts via our mobile apps and platform. Our apps make it easy for businesses to post gigs and for qualified and skilled workers to claim them. Our platform handles shift fulfillment, and handles all the messy bits associated with labor management.

 

We are a tech company in a non-tech space with many interesting problems to solve. Our architecture is centered around internal and external APIs where the consuming clients are our single page applications and native mobile apps.