Director, Software Engineering - Front End
Company: The Muse
Location: New York
Posted on: April 10, 2021
We are looking for an experienced Engineering Director to lead
our growing Frontend Engineering team and to help design and
implement a modern, responsive web application. This is a hands-on
role, for a leader prepared to engage across teams in building
exceptional user experiences. Our goal is to provide an industry
leading, cross device application to drive the business of baseball
and our clients' businesses. You will partner with business
stakeholders and product management to imagine, design, and build
intuitive components that support all aspects related to consumer
ticketing, which includes ecommerce, identity, profile management,
wallet integration, etc. The ideal candidate will be a tenacious
and creative problem solver with the ability to quickly prototype
solutions. Recruit technical talent and build a world-class
Software Engineering team Collaboration with CTO, VPoE and Product
Leadership to develop engineering roadmap Lead and motivate by
presenting technical and organizational vision and feedback
Transform requirements & mockups into designs, estimates and
schedules Define components, services & views using modern patterns
and frameworks Adopt modern frameworks, libraries, tooling, etc.
Deep affinity with various Agile processes and cultivating the
Agile growth mentality Evaluate and reimagine current Products,
Platforms and Tools, including: Integrate modern, cloud gateways
and services Support native wallet & mobile payment integrations
Technologies and Experience: 7 years of applied Frontend Software
Engineering Frontend development and management experience with
Test Driven Development using Jest, Karma, Jasmine, etc.
Proficiency with frontend frameworks like Angular, React, Vue, etc.
Experience with various frontend libraries like Redux, Bootstrap,
etc. Bundling / preprocessing applications with Webpack, etc.
Strong troubleshooting skills in web/browser technologies Expertise
with version control systems, specifically GIT 5 years of
experience leading teams of 5-20 engineers Recruiting, performance
management, talent development Agile process, including CI/CD,
automated testing and SRE best-practices Continuous improvement
through measurement and feedback Conversant in web application
security best practices and standards required Conversant in WCAG
2.1 & other web accessibility standards required Key technical
CSS, SASS/LESS API gateways, such as Apigee, AWS API Gateway, etc.
CDNs, edge caching, reverse proxy caching, etc. Building & scaling
with Node.js Analytics such as Google Tag Manager, Facebook Pixel,
etc. Container & orchestrator experience with Docker & Kubernetes
Knowledge of NoSQL, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, is a plus Testing
with Cypress.js framework a plus
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