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Senior Front End Engineer

San Francisco

Senior Front End Engineer

Full-time | San Francisco | California | United States

THE CHALLENGE

Eventbrite's business continues to grow and scale rapidly, powering millions of events. Event creators and event goers need new tools and technologies that empower them to have the most meaningful live experiences. As a Senior Software Engineer at Eventbrite, you will build beautiful, responsive, delightful and intuitive user interfaces that people are excited to use every day while pushing the technological envelope with novel architectural advancements.


THE TEAM

We're a people-focused Engineering organization:  the women and men on our team value working together in small teams to solve big problems, supporting an active culture of mentorship and inclusion, and pushing themselves to learn new things daily. Pair programming, weekly demos, tech talks, and quarterly hackathons are at the core of how we’ve built our team and product. We believe in engaging with the community, regularly hosting free events with some of the top technical speakers, and actively contributing to open source software (check out Britecharts as an example!). Our technology spans across web, mobile, API, big data, machine learning, search, physical point of sale, and scanning systems. To learn more about some of the frontend teamwork, check out our frontend blog posts!

THE SKILL SET

  • 3+ years of working experience in rapid product development building responsive web pages using a combination of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript with recent experience in ES6
  • Familiarity with Javascript applications using technologies like React and Redux
  • Deep understanding of cross-browser compatibility pitfalls and how to work around them
  • A track record of working closely with Design teams to build beautiful & intuitive web pages and applications
  • Experience with techniques for improving SEO and accessibility
  • Excitement about working in an environment where you are expected to make a significant and visible contribution
  • The desire to work on a highly visible product that impacts millions of users

BONUS POINTS

  • A strong portfolio that displays your passion for delighting users
  • Previous experience working with a large engineering team on a complex web application
  • Previous experience with build chain tools like Gulp, Grunt, Webpack and Yarn
  • Previous experience with visual design techniques like spacing, typography and color
  • Familiarity with a server-side frameworks such as Django, Express, Rails or .Net or Node.js
  • Familiarity with working in a container environment like Docker
  • Familiarity with continuous integration tools like Jenkins

ABOUT EVENTBRITE

Eventbrite is the world’s leading event technology platform, powering more than two million live experiences each year. We build technology that allows anyone to create, share, find and attend events of all kinds. Music festivals, marathons, conferences, hackathons, political rallies, fundraisers, gaming competitions— you name it, we power it. Meet some of the team. 


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Eventbrite is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer supporting workforce diversity.  We do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


FLSA Status: Exempt


Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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Keep in Touch

Interested in joining our team, but waiting for the right time or the right role? Let's keep in touch! We’re a quickly growing team that's always looking for awesome talent like you. 

We host regular meetups, happy hours, game nights, and more that are open to our community. Tell us a bit about yourself and we'll get you on the list for our next shindig, keep you up to date with what we're up to, and make sure you're the first to know about new opportunities.

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Get ready for spontaneous applause, impromptu brainstorms, and the contagious excitement we bring to the office each day. We’ve built a team that does great work and has an awesome time doing it—and we’re always looking for more whip-smart people to pipe up, dive in, and get their hands dirty with us.

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Meet Some of the Team

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