Remote | Freelance
Linux Foundation

Front End Sr. Engineer

REMOTE

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

CONTRACTOR

The Linux Foundation is creating the greatest shared technology investment in history by enabling open source collaboration across companies, developers, and users. We are the organization of choice to build ecosystems that accelerate open technology development and commercial adoption. Linux powers:

  • 92% of public cloud computing services
  • 82% of smartphones (Android is built on a Linux kernel)
  • 62% of embedded systems
  • 99% of supercomputers

The Linux Foundation is looking for a Front End Engineer to join our team.

Location: Fully remote; US location preferred

Top Technologies:

  • AngularJS (frontend), strong HTML/CSS required
  • Wireframing or UI/UX Design experience required
  • Experience using Sketch and/or Zeplin for design preferred
  • Some exposure to full-app development preferred

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science related field or equivalent work experience
  • 5-10+ years of software release or front end engineering role
  • Excellent English communication skills, written and verbal
  • Good product vision – able to understand a concept, then breakdown and estimate effectively
  • Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Strong knowledge of web technologies including: HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript, XML, JSON, React/Angular, web and server programming
  • Experience with writing integration and unit tests using front end technologies
  • Knowledge of potential web/ front end security risks such as persistent/ reflective XSS and CSRF
  • Expertise in fundamentals of data structures
  • Expertise in fundamentals of algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Expertise designing and developing large-scale, multi-tiered, distributed software applications
  • Passion to design and develop intuitive user interfaces
  • Ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment
  • Strong customer focus with ability to translate user requirements into good design
  • Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others and strong analytical thinking skills
  • Able to build and maintain strong relationships with cross-functional global business leaders to understand the needs of the business and create efficiencies with technical solutions
  • A person that thrives and succeeds in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast