Senior Front-End Engineer, Traffic

Engineering Mill Valley, California


Our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love. We are disrupting the industry by changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit top talent. This is your chance to share your work with a worldwide community of nearly 50 million monthly unique users.

About the Job

Join the Glassdoor Traffic team as a Senior Front-End Engineer. The Traffic team is responsible for increasing our user base with a heavy focus on search ranking and other new user growth initiatives. You will be partnering closely with product, design, and other engineers to build out rich, engaging features that drive new traffic to Glassdoor. The team is part of our larger Product and Consumer Engineering organization.

About You

You have a passion for creating high-quality, fast, accessible user interfaces. You have solid experience building dynamic, responsive web pages using JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5 using libraries such as React and jQuery.  You are constantly learning and keeping up with the latest in client-side technologies. The ideal candidate will have experience working with both Java and Node.js in high-volume, production environments.

Skills and Qualifications

  • 4+ years building high-quality, secure presentation layers for high visibility web sites
  • Proficiency in JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery
  • Experience in ReactJS and NodeJS
  • Proficiency building responsive web applications
  • Experience developing server-side MVC applications, ideally Java/Spring based
  • Experience building products for international audiences and Search Engine Optimization best practices and techniques
  • Continual learning of emerging technologies/industry trends
  • Energized and excited by challenging projects that is reflected in a drive to deliver
  • Ability to effectively and confidently communicate (verbally and written) technical issues in a clear, collaborative and open-minded manner with both technical and non-technical peers

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 80% dependent coverage
  • Long Term Incentive Plan
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Free catered lunch; new menu daily
  • Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Dog-friendly office (with dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Free parking

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.