Senior Front End Software Engineer

Redwood City /
Product & Software – Engineering -- Software /
Full-time
Working at the intersection of hardware, software, and molecular science, we are committed to delivering on the promise of 3D printing, enabling commercial customers to go beyond basic prototyping to 3D manufacturing.

Our company is built on the idea that when diverse fields of study come together, we are able to solve challenging problems. We have grand dreams to build technology that will influence industries around the world. You will be joining a diverse team with a dynamic culture, where team success is as important as celebrating individual contributions.

Carbon is looking to hire an amazing engineer to help build our customer-facing software, primarily focused on a a single-page browser application that enables users to visualize, manipulate, and print complex 3D digital models. You'd be working with a small team on modern technologies, using interesting algorithms and data structures not normally seen in typical "front-end" Web apps. Depending on your interests, you'd also get to work on complementary back-end technologies in different languages, both on single-machine and cloud configurations. 

Responsibilities

    • Build complex web applications using modern JavaScript frameworks, including React.js, Node.js / Express, and RPC, that help users prepare and print 3D digital models.
    • Push the limits of browser performance to provide a great user experience. We render and process models with millions of triangles in under a second.
    • Work closely with a small team or engineers, product management, and UX/UI designers to architect, design, and implement user interfaces that delight our customers.
    • Mentor, educate, and support those around you, as well as being mentored by other engineers.

Requirements

    • Expert knowledge of JavaScript.
    • Strong experience with HTTP, HTML, CSS and web security concepts.
    • Experience with a modern front-end framework (React, Angular, Vue) -- we use React.
    • Experience and passion in building beautiful and complex web applications.
    • Experience with the JavaScript unit testing frameworks
    • Strong communication, debugging, and problem solving skills.

Nice to have

    • Experience using Javascript typing languages / linters (Typescript, ESLint).
    • Experience using three.js.

You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Carbon, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.