React Frontend Engineer

San Francisco, open to remote /
Engineering /
Full Time
Space is in our DNA. Orbital Sidekick (OSK) has a mission to leverage the untapped power of hyperspectral imagery (HSI) to address global environmental, health, and safety needs while helping companies reach their sustainability goals. Orbital Sidekick is establishing a space-based infrastructure of HSI sensors and analytic capabilities to enable real-time monitoring, detection, and risk management.

As a React Frontend Software Engineer on our Software Engineering Team you will be working on creating the user interface for Sigma, our web interface for monitoring customers. Working closely with our Product and Analytics teams, you will help build out the tools, processes, and products critical to our customers’ success.

What you'll do

    • Create features and components for Sigma using React
    • Work directly with satellite data and imagery
    • Innovate interesting ways to display complex spatial data
    • Take ownership of end-to-end feature design
    • Help build the core framework for all future products 
    • Work on a small, impactful team of cross-disciplinary engineers

What you'll need to succeed

    • 3-5+ years of industry experience working with a modern UI framework (React, Angular or Vue)
    • Must be US citizen or permanent resident
    • Experience with owning & developing entire UI features
    • Experience working with RESTful APIs
    • Some experience with back end/API development

Although not required, bonus points if you have...

    • Experience building testable front-end components
    • Familiarity with building map-oriented user interfaces
    • Experience developing requirements with product management and other stakeholders
    • Experience working in a team that used an agile process, such as Scrum 
    • Familiarity with git and Jira as this is what keeps our development sensible

    • OSK does not conduct coding tests during our interview process, though you will be asked questions about coding and good coding practices.  Additionally, we do not require code samples though we will happily consider your work if it is available in public repositories.

What we offer

    • Competitive compensation and equity packages
    • Comprehensive health plan including health/dental/vision/wellness
    • Disability and Life insurance
    • 401K program
    • Flexible time off
    • Commuter benefits
    • Learning and development opportunities
    • Monthly stipend for internet/cell phone/office expenses
    • Flexible in office schedule with lunch Tuesday to Thursday in the San Francisco headquarters
    • Off-sites and team-building activities
    • Remote friendly (we hire in-office and remote employees in the United States)
This position is based in San Francisco
Remote candidates also considered

Orbital Sidekick is committed to building a community where everyone belongs and we invite people from all backgrounds to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.