Javascript Engineer

San Francisco
Front-end Engineering
Full-time
About Pachyderm

At Pachyderm, we're building an open-source enterprise-grade data science platform that lets you deploy and manage multi-stage, language-agnostic data pipelines while maintaining complete reproducibility and provenance. If you want to learn more about our grand vision, read what has become our "manifesto."

The Role

Pachyderm is looking for a Javascript expert to join our team building out the front-end of our enterprise product and hosted SaaS version of our open source software.

You'll be working closely with our systems engineering and design teams to ship a core product that will define the future of the business. Your main task with be developing the web application that will become the "face" of the product and one of the primary modes for data scientists to build/manage their data and pipelines.

You'll be building out JavaScript applications, reusable component libraries, and working closely with our design team to implement their new feature designs. You’d be the second member of our front-end team, so this role includes a ton of ownership and impact over the product direction. You'll be required to collaborate closely with other front-end and server-side engineers as well as be a leader and take control over entire components of the product.

While your primary focus will be building the product, you’ll also have direct exposure to users and enterprise customers via our open source support channels.  At Pachyderm, open source user and customer feedback is major driver of our product roadmap and we believe that everyone within the company should experience that first-hand.

The long and short of it is, if you're looking to make a big impact, on a small team, that works on open source software, and delivers an enterprise-grade product, then this role is for you. You can check out our product on github.

We offer significant equity, full benefits, and all the usual startup perks.

Qualifications

    • 3+ years of professional experience building modern Javascript applications working with tools such as Node, Ember, or React.
    • Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes are a big plus
    • A strong algorithmic background, because solving scalability challenges will a meaningful part of the job.
    • Ability to plan and estimate tasks and then execute efficiently
    • Must have strong communication skills when talking about technical concepts.  As a product owner, you’ll need to be able to distill complex design decisions both internally and externally.
    • Entrepreneurial spirit with a passion for fast-paced, high growth companies