Frontend Software Engineer

Irvine, CA /
Software – Platform /
Fulltime
Anduril is a defense technology company, bringing Silicon Valley talent and funding to the defense sector. Our technology helps our customers solve their toughest challenges by enabling them to make better, more informed decisions in life-and-death situations. We’ve assembled a diverse team of experts in artificial intelligence, computer vision, sensor fusion, optics, and data analysis that are creating software and hardware solutions to radically evolve the capabilities of the United States and our allies. If you are passionate about solving problems that have real impact, come join Anduril and build the future of defense. 

We are looking for Frontend Software Engineers to join our team. As a Frontend Software Engineer at Anduril you will be architecting and building out our front end features and tooling, deploying them to users, and making sure they're meeting users' requirements. You will be working alongside a team of engineers with diverse backgrounds.

As an early member of the team, your decisions today will have a large impact on the company today and into the future. We believe that simple systems are easier to understand, maintain, and scale. You will be making trade-offs as you work to ensure that our systems are prepared to scale — being able to effectively communicate these trade-offs with your teammates is a must.

The ideal candidate has curiosity and experience in backend systems as well so that you can understand and contribute to it in support of your frontend responsibilities.

Responsibilities

    • Design, build, and deploy a real-time, map-based interface for displaying and interacting with sensor data and commanding physical assets
    • Fetch and manage large streams of data while maintaining performant rendering in a low-friction user experience
    • Build and design immersive image-viewing experiences on multiple platforms, including web-based and mobile 3D image viewing as well as integrated VR experiences

Qualifications

    • Degree in Computer Science, Operations Research, Electrical Engineering or related technical degree
    • Experience working on frontend applications, especially data-intensive or map-based systems
    • Proficiency with a programming language such as Javascript, Typescript, or Java
    • Ability to empathize with end-users, to turn needs into features, and to balance user experience with engineering constraints

Technologies that you will work with

    • Typescript, React/Redux for web front end
    • React Native, Android Java and Swift for mobile applications
    • C++, Go, and Haskell for backend systems
    • Github
    • Docker
U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data.