Front End Engineer

San Francisco California
Imagine a world where every car where there’s a smartphone is safer, where massive amounts of data and insights makes cities safer and reduce insurance costs for everyone. Zendrive is executing rapidly on its mission of “making all ground transportation safer using data and analytics” and is focused on building products to support the evolution of transportation.

We are looking for a Front End Software Engineer with 2-3 years experience programming with Modern Javascript Frameworks - like React, Angular or Ember. If you are passionate about writing code that may run on millions of devices, creating a rock solid technology that will save lives and you will not give up until the code is best in class, then Zendrive is the place for you.


    • Work closely with our product team to craft the next iteration of Zendrive’s front end products and applications
    • Partner closely with the design in creating gorgeous, rich and modern web experiences
    • Leverage your past successes in helping guide the future of our web properties
    • Help us build an amazing continuous integration environment

Basic Qualifications

    • Proactive and passionate attitude
    • Good communication skills
    • Obsessive about writing tests for modern code
    • Basic knowledge of visual design tools; such as: Zeplin, Sketch or Photoshop.
    • Strong analytical and numeric skills
    • Minimum 2 years of Modern Javascript Frameworks including Single Page Applications and client/API architecture
    • Minimum 2 years of application design and development including Responsive Web Applications with deep expertise in one of the following technologies – React, AngularJS, and Ember
    • Minimum 2 years of experience with modern DevOps tools and workflows such as git, GitHub, Jira, Jenkins, or equivalents
    • Minimum 2 years of Experience with agile development (Kanban, Scrum, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

    • Minimum 1 years of API development using tools like Postman
    • Minimum 6 months experience with Firebase
    • Minimum 3 years of experience in JavaScript
    • Minimum 1 years of experience with testing using TDD or BDD with 1 or more testing frameworks (e.g. Mocha/Chai, Jasmine)
    • Minimum 1 years of experience in any of the following languages or technologies: Java, Groovy, Ruby, PHP, or Python
    • Experience with Responsive Design frameworks, preferably with Bootstrap or Zurb Foundation
    • Experience in developing high performing client-side applications
    • Knowledge of CSS preprocessors (SASS, LESS or Stylus)
    • Knowledge of what works in specific browsers. Responsive CSS (Mobile First, Bootstrap), Semantic HTML and HTML5, JS based languages such as Coffeescript and Typescript
    • Strong preference for a design or engineering bachelor’s degree
Why join us?
We thought you'd never ask! We offer all the usual stuff: competitive salary, medical/dental insurance, meals on site, gym and Spotify membership, top of the line equipment and compelling early stage equity.

But the real perks are:  
- Challenging and fun work on meaningful problems - you'll never have a boring day at the office.
- World-class team of engineers and researchers who love solving tough problems.
- The opportunity to work on a problem that aims to improve the lives of everyone and will make a meaningful, positive impact on the world (while building a multi-billion dollar business).
- The chance to develop lasting business relationships by helping build our growing set of partners.

When we say Zendrive is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are not just adding a legal addendum. Of course, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability, but we believe that is quite a low bar. In fact, we celebrate our differences as our strength and actively work to build an inclusive environment for all. If we can do anything to improve your application and interview process, please let us know!

To all recruitment agencies: Zendrive does not accept unsolicited resumes. Please do not forward resumes to Zendrive employees or any other company location. Zendrive is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.