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Macrostax is Hiring a Frontend Software Engineer!

About Macrostax

We have had 30,000 sign up's since we launched 1.5 years ago. Our growth has been exponential and are looking to expand our development team locally in Boulder, CO so we can continue to build awesome software that changes lives daily. We tell you what, when and how much to eat to make nutrition simple and reach your goals. We have a hungry well-rounded team who is passionate about helping people improve their health and build one of a kind software.

As an early stage employee you will have the opportunity to own and built out a wide range of the product and contribute a great amount to our evolution as a company. We are off to a great start with ambitious goals and are on the hunt for the next strong candidate to take this product to the next level.

Skills

  • Senior level experience writing and architecting frontend code

  • Impeccable JS/HTMl/CSS

  • Test driven developer

  • Prefers to write in a declarative/functional style when possible

  • Strong git(hub) fundamentals, code review habits, and comfort working in a team

  • Emphasis on responsive CSS and good understanding of various mobile browser antics

  • Preferred experience with Vue, otherwise experience equivalent with reactive javascript framework/libraries

  • Solid understanding of frontend deployment strategies, asset management and optimization

  • Quite comfortable using the web inspector to optimize/debug/gain insight into frontend performance

  • Experience with state management library like Vuex (or equivalent)

  • Bonus: Experience with GraphQL a plus

  • Bonus: Familiarity with Elixir/Phoenix

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with entire team to create composable frontend components and features

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

  • Develop in parallel with the backend to keep frontend skinny and set precedent for future native app frontends

  • Prototype and influence the development of internal tools that may eventually become public facing

  • Willingness to take ownership of projects and suggest approaches and strategies with the whole business in mind

  • Bonus: experience in the fitness/nutrition space

Stack/Tools

  • Vue, Vuex & Router

  • GraphQL/Apollo

  • Lodash

  • NPM, Webpack

If you are interested and meet the above requirements please email our founder, lindsey@macrostax.com directly with a resume and a brief paragraph on why you are interested in this role and anything about yourself that you wish to highlight that may not be easy to gather on a resume.

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