Front End Web Developer (Portland, Oregon)

LaBine & Associates - Portland, OR

Front End developer role with startup (currently remote)


  • Build, extend, and maintain web front end, mobile, and backend components of an evolving, real-time application

  • Partner with our product managers and the broader business to understand and help prioritize product initiatives

  • Write clean, elegant, testable code that scales well

  • Focus on fast, iterative & agile development

  • Ensure performance, scalability, availability & security in everything you do

  • Contribute to platform-level technology, strategy & decisions

  • Engage in the business goals as well as the technology

  • Mentor other engineers on the team

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/MS, or equivalent work experience, in Computer Science, Math, or related technical field (experience writing good software is a suitable replacement for a technical degree)

  • 5+ years of full-time work experience, preferably in a startup environment

  • A full-stack generalist with experience in both front-end and back-end technologies (we use primarily Ruby on Rails, React, and React Native) - ability to wear many hats

  • An emphasis on shipping products on web/mobile, rather than lower-level, systems or embedded systems

  • Knowledge & skills in a broad range of internet technologies

  • Deep proficiency interacting, building, and improving the performance of RESTful APIs

  • Deep proficiency in a popular framework such as Rails, Django, or Node (we use Ruby on Rails)

  • Deep proficiency in a dynamic programming language such as Python or Ruby (we use primarily Ruby)

  • Competence with Linux and Git

  • Comfortable working in a small, dynamic, and fast-paced team

  • Resourceful, flexible & adaptable; no task is too big or too small

  • Experience in an agile environment where iteration has led to perfection

  • Past co-workers attest to your prowess & agility in building great products

Posted On: Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Position Contact
Laura LaBine
Chief Talent Officer
(650) 393-3161
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