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Software Engineer, User Interface

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InfluxData

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New York City, NY, US

Description

As a fast-growing Series D startup that offers InfluxDB, a time series database recognized industry-wide as the clear leader of the fastest growing database category, we’re looking for our next Frontend Engineer! This person would own a variety of user interface components used to visualize data from InfluxDB, the market-leading open source time-series database. These visualization tools form part of a multi-tiered product that will be used by individuals, teams, and organizations that build on top of InfluxDB. This role will be very heavy on React and JavaScript, but may also involve some back-end development in Go.

Are you someone who values continually mastering the craft of coding and building tools that benefit the open source development community? Are you open to experimenting, which means that you might sometimes fail? (Totally okay to fail and learn here!) Are you empathetic, supportive, and excited to teach as well as learn? If so, we’d love to chat!

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Contribute to our open-source, frontend libraries and projects
  • Collaborate with other Engineers to iterate on new features.
  • Fix prioritized issues proposed by product
  • Help develop our develop our team process

What You’ll Bring to the Team

  • 2+ years developing and maintaining robust user experiences using JavaScript, CSS, and HTML
  • Experience building production applications with React or other JavaScript frameworks
  • Experience with automated testing of JavaScript applications
  • Working knowledge of Git (and GitHub)
  • Comfortable navigating Unix/Linux systems via terminal
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Bonus If You Have:

  • Experience working with remote development teams
  • Experience with Go
  • Experience with data visualization
  • Exposure to agile software development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, etc)

Many InfluxData employees are remote* so you have your choice of working remote or out of our San Francisco office. (*From a remote perspective, we currently support the UK, Germany, Italy and the following US states: AZ, CA, CO, CT, GA, ID, IL, MA, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OK, OH, OR, TX, UT, VA, WA.)

*While for some roles, we welcome candidates from boot camps/junior candidates, for this role we are looking for an engineer who has 5 or more years of working experience in similar roles.*

 

InfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB, the leading open source time series database. We are a Series D-funded startup, backed by Sapphire Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, Trinity Ventures, and Battery Ventures, and a Y Combinator success story. Headquartered in San Francisco, InfluxData’s workforce is distributed throughout the U.S. and across Europe. The company was recently named one of the 50 Best Workplaces for Innovators by Fast Company.

Our technology is purpose-built to handle the massive volumes of time-stamped data produced by IoT devices, applications, networks, containers and computers. We are on a mission to help developers and organizations, such as Cisco, IBM, PayPal, and Tesla, store and analyze real-time data, empowering them to build transformative monitoring, analytics, and IoT applications quicker and to scale.

We offer fantastic benefits; in the US these include:

  • Medical/ dental/vision insurance with 100% coverage for employees and dependents
  • Company contribution to FSA and commuter benefits
  • Open PTO - take the time you need
  • Life lnsurance, short- and long-term disability insurance
  • 401k (non matching)
  • ....and more!

Our Core Values

Our employees are the heart of the company and only by having a core set of beliefs and values will we be successful. We hire and live by these core values:

  • We value each other
  • We get stuff done
  • We believe humility drives learning
  • We embrace failure
  • We are committed to open source

Visit our careers page to learn more about working at InfluxData.

InfluxData is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

InfluxData does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters and recruitment agencies through our website, job board or directly to employees. InfluxData will not pay fees to any third-party agency, headhunter or company that does not have a signed agreement for this position in place.

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