Front End Developer

Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced (4+ years work experience) Front End Developer comfortable working with Node/Ruby and well versed in Javascript and React. You’ll maintain and improve a website that gets more than 7 million monthly page views. You’ll grow our eCommerce front end, directly touching customers with your changes. We believe you’re joining a fun, young company creating the most inspiring, creative, and profitable company in eCommerce.

This is a critical role as our first in house Front End Developer, who we will rely on to not only bolster our team, but be a driving force in bringing our front-end capabilities and experiences forward. You can expect a very collaborative environment where you will be able to pitch any of your ideas and team up with all departments at Huckberry to create amazing user experiences.


You should be ambitious, creative, curious, and hard-working. In this position you’ll be asked not only to deliver strong code, but to communicate frequently and efficiently. You’ll work with key people across our company on improving and building new experiences for our customers. We encourage independent work in our small technical team, and expect you to be driven to write organized, well-formed, maintainable JavaScript and SCSS. You’ll help define user stories and collaborate with back-end developers to build complex features. You understand the importance to site-speed and its impact on user experience and perception. You’ll be expected to have opinions on the best technology to use for the task at hand, but you’ll be able to comfortably work with other technology when you have to.


Qualifications:

  • Strong experience with: JavaScript & ES6, ReactJS, Redux, HTML, SCSS, JSON, Webpack
  • GitHub and Heroku 
  • Understand the constraints of mobile network bandwidth and how to accommodate high density displays
  • Bonus points if you have experience with: Ruby on Rails 5, Spree/Solidus, Slim template languages, API Specification, e-commerce


When applying, please include:

  • Examples of HTML, SCSS and JavaScript you’ve written
  • A link your GitHub profile, if you have one
  • A link to your LinkedIn profile
  • Bonus: Links to any websites you’ve developed in production, and links to source code for any front end or even Rails projects you’ve developed


Company Description:

Huckberry is an independent online men’s retailer and magazine for those who love adventure. We're a team of 100’ish based in San Francisco, California with offices in Columbus, Ohio. Over a million young, active professionals trust us as their leading resource for emerging brands, gear, and lifestyle inspiration. We're bootstrapped, profitable and proud, and have been called "the future of eCommerce for guys." We look forward to meeting you.

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Huckberry is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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