Lead Frontend Engineer

Canada /
Engineering – Frontend /
Full-time: Remote
Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.

Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?

We are looking for a Lead Frontend Engineer to support the development of our applications and manage our top-tier frontend engineering teams. The ideal candidate should have solid engineering skills as well as leadership capabilities, to manage the distributed Front-end team.

Responsibilities:

    • Lead distributed teams of high-caliber frontend engineers to deliver rich end-user experiences
    • Spearhead the implementation of new technologies to solve problems and improve existing systems, encourage standardization of best practices & methodologies
    • Fine-tune the technical stack with a focus on performance, security, stability, and scalability
    • Write client-side code to create super-fast, easy-to-use, web-based applications which include websites for both desktop and mobile browsers, and hybrid in-app pages
    • Participate in design discussions and roadmap planning
    • Review and support frontend technical designs across teams to maximize speed and scale
    • Build libraries and frameworks that support complex web applications, speedup development efficiency, and improve code quality
    • Coach, mentor, and grow team members 

Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in computer science, engineering, or equivalent industry experience
    • Minimum 7+ years of experience in full-stack development with 2+ years of experience in a technical leadership role
    • Hands-on development experience with TypeScript, React and Vue.js 
    • Experience with web services, microservices, APIs, and SOA
    • Proven track record of delivering projects with high-quality UI
    • Understanding of state-management patterns such as Redux, Flux, or similar
    • Ability to provide technical expertise and complete peer code reviews to team members in a timely manner to ensure code standards, completeness, cleanliness, and quality
    • Java Spring Boot experience is a plus
    • Blockchain-related industry experience is a big plus
    • Excellent communication skills, ability to influence and inspire team members
Working at Binance
Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry
Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
International work environment and flat organisation
Great career development opportunities in a growing company
Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career
Competitive salary
Flexible working hours, Casual work attire