Frontend - Sr Software Engineer I
RemoteUnited States, New York, New YorkEngineering
POAP is a platform that allows Issuers to distribute badges in the form of NFTs to Collectors when they take part in an activity such as an event or a landmark occasion. Issuers range from small events and communities to event-organizing companies and departments with numerous people working in teams.
POAPs mission it’s to solidify its position as the best ecosystem for the preservation of memories, serving more communities more reliably.
POAP is a complex product with the end goal of enabling everyone to preserve their memories using a reliable standard, empowering the collectors with true ownership of their digital assets. Our products act as a bridge between mainstream and web3 by providing a friendly way to interact with blockchain technologies while offering a world class experience.
About the role
As a Frontend Software Engineer at POAP, you will join our Engineering team with the objective of delivering new features with a clean and seamless user experience. You will leverage your expertise to raise the bar for our products and development practices.
As part of the Frontend Engineering team you will be expected to scope and deliver high quality features while maintaining the best engineering practices. POAPs culture is based on teamwork and support, so we strive to communicate, provide constructive feedback and achieve more by working together.
You will be required to work in teams alongside back end developers, graphic designers, and user experience designers to ensure all elements of web creation are consistent.
As part of a team, you are expected to act as an owner of the projects you participate on, being responsible for quality and timely deliveries, proactive to coordinate with other parties and manage project delivery as a whole.
Role & Responsibilities
Have the ability to voice concerns in a constructive manner, disagree and commit
Independently scope and implement quality solutions, promoting good practices such as testing and documenting
Understand and help define better processes at engineering
Proposed reasoned design decisions, communicating risks and tradeoffs
Own their features: Accountability from planning to deployment, use analytics to understand users and make informed decisions
Estimate methodically and know when to cut scope
Develop solid understanding of domains on POAPs codebase and how the users use products and services
Work with cross functional teams, communicating technical issues clearly and in time
Share knowledge with more junior engineers while raising the bar on best practices, having a positive impact in various teams
Trusted to manage with full autonomy
Have a growth mindset towards feedback, sharing with both leaders and teammates
Understands the organization's context and ready to make changes to support wider goals
On time deliveries
Team cycle time
Net Promoter Score / Customer satisfaction
Typescript as our programming language of choice
NextJS as our frontend platform
React as our frontend library
Sass and CSS Modules for implementation of css styling
Datadog and Sentry for logging and monitoring
GitHub to manage our source code
Cypress, React Test Library, Jest to run our tests
Auth0 to manage authentication of users
Required skills and experience
5+ years of experience working as a Front end Software Engineer
3+ years working with Reactjs or similar frameworks (Vue, Angular, Ember, etc.)
Knowledge working with JS, HTML and CSS
Experience working with MVC client side frameworks
Fluent in English.
You have a keen understanding of what is needed to deliver software on time with high standards of quality.
You are very well organized and extremely focused on structure and documentation.
You are always on the look out for process optimizations that result in productivity increases.
Ability to create and communicate goals, foster accountability and ownership.
Excellent communication skills, with experience in communicating across internal departments and to stakeholders.
Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain knowledge is a nice to have.