LosAngelesRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Los Angeles jobs

Senior Frontend Engineer - Los Angeles

Company: Zumper
Location: Sherman Oaks
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Zumper is on a mission to change the way you rent, forever. To make it easier, faster, and more humanwhere renting an apartment is as easy as booking a hotel. By making this vision a reality, were creating opportunity for everyone to live better from one fresh start to the next.
Zumper is the largest privately owned rental platform in North America with more than 175 million visits per year. Were proud to have been named a 2021 Best Startup Employer by Forbes and a 2021 Best Place to Work/Company with the Best Benefits by Built In SF.
To date, weve raised over $150 million from Kleiner Perkins, Goodwater Capital, Headline, Dawn Capital, and the Blackstone Group. Changing the way the world rents requires passion, bold ideas, and bright minds. Join us in building the future of renting, today.
We need a Senior Frontend Engineer who is ready to bring Zumpers growth to the next level. Do you want to have a direct impact on our core user growth metrics while also contributing to technology choices and product direction? Let's grow Zumpers audience and craft the next generation of apartment finding technology together!
Of course, Zumper is more than just an apartment search platform. Once you're on board youll be working directly with the Growth team to help drive massive SEO improvements to our renter-facing applications as well as building tools (e.g. landlord tools, renter experience, platform, etc) that make renting easy!
What You Will DoYou'll work with the Growth team lead and Director of SEO to identify and implement SEO improvements for our renter-facing applications. This includes everything from implementing meta tag updates to major feature changes/additions. Youll build UI, manage private npm packages and provide valuable product input across two major brands (Zumper and PadMapper). You'll also help improve and fix existing SEO features and functionality as needed. Every quarter you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with people from across the company to explore new ideas, tackle ambitious concepts, and innovate in our multi-day hackathon. We have a proven track record of shipping over 50% of our hackathon projects to our customers!
Responsibilities- Maintain the SEO health of our renter-facing applications- Write UI in Javascript/React/Redux- Design, build, test, review, and deploy new features- Planning and executing on OKR oriented sprints
Who You AreThe ideal candidate is forward-thinking and ready to make an outsized impact within a tight, collaborative team. We are looking for someone that is an excellent communicator and is able to work closely with the technical and non-technical members of their team.
The right candidate knows React and Redux has a good grasp of NodeJS fundamentals and is comfortable with the terminal. We love working with self-motivated people who embrace problem solving and get things done.
Desired Skills & Experience- Knowledge of frontend best practices- Knowledge of SEO best practices- Knowledge of SSR (server-side rendering)- At least 2 years of React/Redux work experience- At least 2 years of professional frontend experience
Bonus Skills & Experience- SSR (server-side rendering)- NodeJS- Accessibility- Python- Other programming languages (Java, Go, Bash, etc)
What We Offer

  • 401k plan + 3% company match
  • Stock options
  • Great Medical, dental, vision insurance options with 90-100% premium coverage
  • FSA, HSA, Life insurance, and Long-term Disability insurance
  • Up to 12-weeks of paid parental leave
  • Flexible vacation policy - work hard and take time off when you need it
  • Health & wellness credits and hosted meditation sessions
  • Home office set-up and internet reimbursements
  • Group training and individual professional development support
  • Team activities, game nights, and happy hours
  • Weekly insight into company metrics
  • Employee Resource Groups (Black Lives Matter at Zumper, Out at Zumper, and zWomxn) that create safe spaces for candid conversations
    Life at ZumperZumper HQ is located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, next door to the iconic Transamerica Building. With offices in Chicago, New York, Providence, and Scottsdale, we are lucky to have 200+ team members across the US.
    We care deeply about diversity and inclusivity. We are fostering an environment that celebrates individuality and enables you to be your best self. As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome all applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, or race. We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the hiring process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive equitable employee benefits. (Please contact us to request accommodations).
    We are proud to have been awarded Inc. Magazine's 2019 Best Places to Work and SF Business Times' 2020 Best Places to Work and 2019 Bay Area Workplace Wellness and Builtin's 2021 SF Best Places to Work and 2021 SF Companies with the Best Benefits.
    Please noteZumper does not accept unsolicited resumes from staffing vendors, including recruitment agencies and/or search firms. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Zumper employees, or any other company location. Any submittals without a prior signed agreement will become property of Zumper.by Jobble

Keywords: Zumper, Los Angeles , Senior Frontend Engineer - Los Angeles, Engineering , Sherman Oaks, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Los Angeles RSS job feeds