Senior Frontend Developer

AerisWeather empowers businesses by providing personalized weather services. We interpret the weather in new and exciting ways that challenge the standard set forth by traditional weather companies. We ingest, analyze, transform and visualize data from an assortment of sources to produce the best and most in-depth weather products for our global customer base. Our engineering teams subscribe to the motto “by developers, for developers”. We provide flexible, feature-rich datasets, APIs and toolkits to make working with weather data considerably easier. 

At AerisWeather, you will enjoy opportunities to work on multiple projects, partake in varying roles, have the flexibility to explore and utilize new technologies and be encouraged to contribute to the developer community through open source software and how-to articles.  

We're looking for a Senior Front-End Developer to join our team to build engaging and delightful experiences for our web and mobile users. Your experience demonstrates your empathy for users, your focus on simplicity, your visual design sensibilities, and your modern, clean, and maintainable code. Ideally, you value experimentation, dare to try new things and strive to ensure that we are continuously raising our standard of engineering excellence by implementing best practices for coding, testing, and deployments. 

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve rich web applications with a focus on user experience and quality
  • Convert UI/UX design documents and specifications into a functional application while promoting usability
  • Partake in UI/UX design reviews while providing and/or receiving constructive feedback
  • Follow an iterative process from prototype to implementation
  • Produce high-quality architecture and code

Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of modern JavaScript (ES6/ES 2015), DOM, CSS/SASS, REST/JSON, performance optimization and unit/interface testing patterns
  • Ability to convert design documents into functional, modern, scalable and responsive applications with no loss in fidelity
  • Proven sense of design and commitment to the fundamentals of UI and UX design
  • Comfortable using build tools like Babel and Webpack
  • Work closely with our design and product management teams
  • Self-motivated, curious, responsible, and needing little direction
  • Four or more years of related experience with full stack software development in a test driven, agile environment
  • Solid portfolio or work samples demonstrating your frontend design and development skills, including typography, color, imagery, animation and graphic elements

Additional Considerations

  • Experience with Typescript, NodeJS, React and Redux
  • Exposure to Cloud services (AWS) and microservice architecture
  • UI prototyping using tools such as Framer
  • Familiarity with content management systems (CMS), such as Expression Engine
  • Interest in weather and weather-related technologies

About AerisWeather

AerisWeather’s API, Mapping Platform (AMP) and SDK toolkits power applications, algorithms and websites worldwide, providing developers the cost-effective and user-friendly resources they require for success.
 
What makes AerisWeather a cool place to work?
  • Casual work environment, with a respect for work-life balance
  • Support for learning and training with new technologies
  • Freedom to choose your own development platform and toolset
  • Private healthcare, parental leave, paid holidays, life insurance, target based bonuses, 401k retirement plan matching
AerisWeather is an equal opportunity employer that encourages applicants from all backgrounds, and is committed to providing a welcoming, inclusive work environment which empowers everyone to achieve their full potential.
Location

Eden Prairie, MN