Lead Engineer — Frontend (React/Node)

San Francisco, CA /
Product & Engineering – Engineering /
Full Time - Remote Available
About Future

We combine human connection with the latest technology to empower our members through fitness. We’re a fast growing team primarily based in San Francisco, though working remotely. We are hiring new teammates across many areas. We’re looking for people who thrive in fast-paced, dynamic environments and are excited by the opportunity to have immediate ownership and impact. Our team comes from a diverse range of backgrounds and fitness levels - what we share is a passion and excitement to build something truly meaningful.


About the Role

Frontend Engineers are an essential part of Future’s team. You work closely with designers and implement the user interface of our website and trainer experience. You make the most of modern tools like React and ensure our UIs work well on all screen sizes. You are a JavaScript pro and full-stack engineer. You can be trusted to always be thinking about the customer experience and the best way to deliver it.

As a frontend lead, you will serve as a point-person to your team and guide them through feature planning & scoping, hiring, execution, and quality assurance.

Responsibilities

    • Build a crisp, consistent experience for our Clients & Trainers
    • Collaborate with Experience Designers & Product Managers to iterate on the design and implementation of our product
    • Work with Data Scientists and Backend Engineers to build features and ship experiments
    • Find and address performance issues
    • Identify and communicate front-end best practices
    • Participate in interviews and hiring as we staff up our team
    • Make customer-centric UI decisions independently

Qualifications

    • Strong knowledge of JavaScript (especially Node & React)
    • Experience with modern JavaScript libraries and tooling
    • Familiarity with server-side MVC web frameworks
    • Commanding grasp of HTML, CSS, and related web technologies
    • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
    • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations
    • Demonstrated design and UX sensibilities
    • An eye for detail
    • A desire to work in a fast-paced startup environment
    • Experience with scoping & prioritizing projects

Life at Future

    • Join a diverse, passionate & driven team of all backgrounds
    • Accelerated growth potential. We rapidly advance team members who have an outsized impact
    • Competitive salary & equity packages
    • Comprehensive health benefits (medical, dental, vision) to fit your needs
    • Wellness & Work From Home subsidies
    • Flexible vacation policy


We are committed to building a future where every member of our community, is healthy, cared for, and advancing forward together. Future is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, civil or family status, disability or race.