Senior Front-End Developer
in Delray Beach, FL OR REMOTE
WHO ARE WE?
Launch Potato is a South Florida Startup Studio, and an outlier as its founders have taken no external investment and bootstrapped the company from its inception. Recently named to the Inc. 1000 list with $15.7MM in sales in 2017 and 821% revenue growth in the previous three years Launch Potato is profitable with a portfolio of quickly growing digital brands. We use our marketing and technical expertise to reach millions of consumers while offering valuable monetization opportunities for our partners.
While we are headquartered in vibrant downtown Delray Beach, Florida, we have a unique international team distributed across several countries. Launch Potato has been a pioneering advocate of remote work, and our success is predicated on our diverse, energetic culture and high-performing, entrepreneurial team.
Work directly with founding team, 4 Internet Execs who successfully developed and scaled double-digit million dollar online businesses from the ground up in the past decade
Hands-on training & mentorship
International exposure working with a fantastic, talented team distributed across US, Europe, and Asia
Amazing location in vibrant downtown Delray Beach, Florida
Energetic, fun startup culture
Unlimited career growth and profit-sharing opportunities
Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, profit-sharing, 401k, fully stocked kitchen with snacks and drinks, “Free Lunch Fridays,” car washes, flexible vacation policy, two annual company retreats with the global team and a kickass working environment!
WHO ARE YOU?
You have an eagerness to become a master of front-end, a desire to be a leader, and a drive to understand the "whys " behind the "whats" of implementation choices. You are passionate about meeting marketing goals and proactively implement new ideas that you know will move the needle forward. You thrive in an entrepreneurial environment where you are given the autonomy to lead and run projects with little guidance. You understand that there are many solutions to a problem and embrace others ideas while finding the ideal solution in a timely manner. Your passion for technology and continuous improvement is what will allow you to become the “master of front-end.”
STILL INTERESTED? WHAT YOU’LL DO
As a full-time Front-end Engineer working out of our Delray Beach, FL office, you’ll have an opportunity to focus on front-end development for multiple B2C digital brands. You’ll be working with our global engineering team to help push the business forward in critical areas.
Be responsible for the timely and quality delivery of front-end components, ensuring an exceptional user experience
Translate design requirements and mockups into fully functioning site features and email templates, working directly with the engineering and marketing teams
Bridge, the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, both on-site and virtually
Look at cross-browser/application issues with a positive attitude, and more importantly, you’ll identify and creatively resolve coding challenges to work around them
Make in-code visual design decisions to ship code faster
Set up A/B experiments in testing tools like Optimizely and Google Optimize
Work with our project management tool, Asana, daily and because you’re highly motivated and enjoy working in a tight-knit group, proactively communicate progress and challenges to the team
Research changing trends so you can contribute intelligently to our team of highly trained and passionate professionals
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED
Expert project management skills, managing project plans and adhering to deadlines with the ability to self-start on projects with little direction
Ability to traverse the entire "front-end stack" from PSD to code
Extensive experience with newer JS frameworks and other libraries, including jQuery
Passion for high-quality code with proficiency in cross-browser and cross-device compatibility issues and ways to solve them
Experience with code versioning tools, such as Git
In-depth knowledge of current UI trends and a passion for strategic planning for future
Knowledge of Vue.js, AngularJS, Bootstrap and other popular libraries
Familiar with server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as SASS
Strong command-line skills
Extra points for:
BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or related study area.
Familiarity with JS-based build tools like Gulp, Grunt, and Bower
Experience coding and debugging email templates
Analytics and tracking platforms (Mixpanel, Google Analytics, Snowplow, email platforms)
Ad Serving Technology and Tags (Google Adsense, Adzerk)
Want to be part of a profitable, high-growth company?
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We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.