Principal Frontend Software Engineer, Smartpages & Guidance, Canada - Remote

Canada /
Product – Engineering /
Full time
About Highspot
Highspot helps sales teams improve customer conversations and achieve their revenue goals. From content optimization and performance analytics to in-context training, guided selling, and more, the Highspot platform delivers enterprise-ready features in a modern design that sales reps and marketers love. Using Highspot, marketing leaders have deep insights and analytics into the performance and influenced revenue of content, campaigns, and marketing assets.  What makes the solution special? It’s loved by sales reps globally, and is the #1 rated sales enablement platform on G2 Crowd. 

We are committed to diversity as both a moral and business imperative. 

About the Role
We are a community of engineers working at the intersection of business software, artificial intelligence, and great design. We are looking to complement our engineering team with a Senior Frontend Software Engineer. As a Highspot Senior Frontend Software Engineer, you will be responsible for all aspects of the software lifecycle – including feature design, architecture, implementation, testing, monitoring, and diagnostics. This is a role that works closely with Product Management, Design, and Backend Engineering. Some of the frontend technologies that we use at Highspot include: SCSS, JavaScript 2015+ (es6+), React, Redux, Backbone.js, jQuery, and React Testing Library. 

About the SmartPages & Guidance Crew
Highspot’s SmartPages technology empowers sales and marketing teams to build customized, interactive pages that guide sales reps to the information they need to win deals. Since the launch in 2019, SmartPages have become a staple in the Highspot experience, with the vast majority of customers using SmartPages and thousands of pages created per month across Highspot. The crew’s mission is to improve the use of SmartPages as a platform, and as a product, through continual innovation and enhancement. Our crew embodies Highspot "guiding principles", particularly: "all in", "invent the future", "make it happen", "details matter" and "learn it all, not know it all". The crew also enjoys playing silly party games together, rock climbing, and hiking. We look forward to expanding this to include your interests! =) 

What You'll Do

    • You will work alongside a cross-functional team comprised of Engineers, a UX Designer, and a Product Manager. Together you’ll own a strategic area of the product and work to continuously deliver improvements and new features using agile development practices
    • You will lead by example by demonstrating and mentoring good development practices including unit, integration, and end-to-end testing,  by designing software that is scalable and maintainable, and by providing constructive code review feedback
    • You’ll master our development process, culture, and codebase, then work with the team to constantly improve it through mentoring, encouraging, and inspiring developers at all levels, from interns to senior developers
    • You’ll push the boundaries of what is possible with JavaScript, CSS, and HTML in the browser
    • You’ll drive technical and user experience excellence with the solutions you design and the feedback you provide through peer mentorship, code reviews, and collaboration with your cross-functional team

Your Background

    • You’ll bring experience and a deep understanding of modern web technologies, including JavaScript, React, Redux, Backbone, and SASS
    • You’ll leverage your expertise in modern JavaScript tooling including Webpack, Babel, and ESlint, and continuously strive to improve engineering workflows and the customer experience
    • You are experienced in automated testing, including unit and end-to-end testing such as Jest, Jasmine, JSUnit, and Selenium
    • You are an empathetic and outstanding communicator, both verbally and in writing 
    • You are thoughtful, organized, and disciplined. You take initiative and ownership to see things through to completion and empower others to do the same

This position is available remote, in the following locations:

    • British Columbia, Canada - Remote
    • Ontario, Canada - Remote 
Equal Opportunity Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship, color, ethnicity, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or invisible disability status, political affiliation, veteran status, race, religion, or sexual orientation.

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