Software Engineer - Frontend

Remote
Engineering
Remote
About Kraken

Kraken is one of the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world and we’re growing faster than ever. We’re looking for people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers, we truly believe our success depends on having both in spades. Join us and the movement to change the way the world thinks about money.

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About the Role

This role is fully remote.

Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry.

Responsibilities

    • Developing new user-facing features using React
    • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
    • Translate designs, wireframes, and business requirements into high quality code
    • Optimizing components for maximum performance

Requirements

    • 2+ years of professional experience preferred
    • Strong proficiency in JavaScript and ES2015 - 2017
    • Experience with modern and legacy PHP
    • Thoughtful knowledge of PHP frameworks like Laravel, Symphony, or Slim
    • Thorough understanding of React and its core principles preferred
    • Experience with popular React workflows (such as Flux or Redux) preferred
    • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
    • Experience with RESTful and RPC based APIs
    • Bringing applications to production and iterating
    • Modernizing PHP web applications
    • Experience in crypto industry a plus
    • Strong passion for crypto


Check out all our open roles at https://jobs.lever.co/kraken. We’re excited to see what you’re made of.  

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