Frontend Software Engineer

Google Cloud Platform · Austin, Texas
Department Google Cloud Platform
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Wursta is looking for a passionate Frontend Software Engineer to join our rapidly growing team. The ideal candidate enjoys working with a high-performing team to develop pixel-perfect web products and applications. We're looking for creative thinkers who have a love for coding and a passion for problem-solving to create world-class consumer-facing products. 

Reporting to the Head of Engineering, this Software Engineer will play an integral role in creating interfaces for internal products and partner initiatives. You’ll be responsible for owning the UI development to deliver an experience that meets and exceeds expectations. You’ll help identify and define key technology decisions with a desire to explore webGL and other technologies to help push our websites to the next frontier.

You’ll have the opportunity to learn about web3 as we partner with interesting brands and creators in the NFT space. We are on the forefront of defining what’s next and what’s possible. Come learn and explore with us!

This position is located at our new office in Austin, TX. Remote employees in CO, FL, GA, IA, MI, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, and TX may be considered.

What You’ll be Doing: 

  • Create web pages using React/Vue/Node and other technologies.
  • Build and develop new user-facing experiences that are responsive and performant.
  • Assist in implementing frontend designs for various features.
  • Create support and technical documentation.
  • Partner closely with cross-functional teams in design, product and other business units.
  • Participate in Quality Assurance and website testing.

What You Should Have: 

  • This position requires 2+ years of work experience. 
  • Solid knowledge and skills with programming language JavaScript
  • Good foundation in data structures and algorithms
  • Experience in developing websites and creating web pages with React, Vue, JavaScript ES6+ and Node
  • Working knowledge of web technologies (such as HTTP, HTML/DOM, JavaScript, CSS)
  • Familiarity with Git and Github for version control
  • Experience and understanding around concepts like Web Services and REST APIs preferred
  • Understanding of Cloud infrastructures such as Google Cloud Platform preferred
  • A strong background in software engineering and computer science fundamentals
  • Awareness of Agile methodologies and Scrum preferred
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills
  • Sense of urgency and accountability

Why you’ll love working at Wursta:

  • You'll work with a team that you’ll be able to learn from and grow with, including support for your own professional development
  • You'll be at the helm of your own career, shaping it with your own innovative contributions to a nascent team and product with flexible hours and a work from home policy
  • You'll enjoy the culture and perks of a startup, with the stability of being well funded 
  • Comprehensive health insurance for you and your family (BCBS), Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Competitive salaries and 401K program for all full-time employees (with 4% match!)
  • Flexible paid time off, sick time, and paid company holidays, in addition to paid parental leave, bereavement leave, and jury duty leave for full-time employees
  • Health & wellness support through programs such as monthly wellness reimbursement 
  • Working in a bright, open-environment and fun office space with plenty of snacks and frequent opportunities for team meetups and happy hours
  • Choice of MacBook or windows laptop

About Wursta

Founded in 2014 by a former Googler, Wursta is innovating and growing.  We are building a strong foundational team and establishing many of the elements of culture and ethics that will drive our growth for years to come. We are also establishing partnerships with world-class software companies, like Google.  Our clients range from small and growing organizations to the largest companies in the world. 

Wursta is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting an inclusive work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We value diversity, inclusion, and aim to provide a sense of belonging for everyone.

Wursta provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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  • Location
    Austin, Texas
  • Department
    Google Cloud Platform
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience