Engineering Leader Front-End (Remote)

Remote /
Engineering /
Full Time
At Joy we believe there is always room for making things more joyful. And we’re doing it for events. We are designing a better way to help hosts, planners, goers and doers find and enable new workflows and behaviors between everyone involved in the complex task of event planning.

It is BIG task and we are a small team, which means you will be key player and will have a lot of fun dabbling in all aspects of building a great product and a great company. We’re a Y Combinator and VC funded startup tackling the 100B+ event industry. We welcome people from all backgrounds, millions of people are using our software around the world and we’re just getting started.


    • Responsibilities:

    • Build and lead a team of front-end engineers who will be entrusted to implement features of all sizes
    • Partner closely with our product and customer experience teams to understand our customers, then collaborate with other front-end, back-end, and mobile engineers to build world-class user experiences
    • Guide and mentor your team and use your collective extensive knowledge of front-end technologies to design and build Joy's next generation user experience, used and loved by millions
    • Oversee the team for correctness, maintainability, and performance while delighting couples and guests by making their lives simpler, more pleasant, and more productive
    • Grow and hire engineers on your team to be independent and proficient at their jobs. Your team will embody teamwork and a shared purpose, and make Joy a great place to work.


    • Master's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical knowledge
    • 3+ years of leading an engineering team
    • Proven track record of hiring, developing, and retaining engineering talent.
    • High degree of familiarity with JavaScript, TypeScript, React JS, GraphQL
    • Set and hold a high bar for quality.
    • Great at debugging complex applications
    • Previous startup experience preferred
We’re looking for all kinds of people. Come join us!

To build a service that brings joy to people all around the world, we need a team with all kinds of different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds.

We want to have the best people in every job. Joy policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, marital or veteran status, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member), sexual orientation, pregnancy or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local la