Front-End Developer

Warby Parker
New York
Frontend Developer
Full Time

Perks

Health Insurance Dental Coverage Vision Insurance Flexible Working Parental Leave Equipment

Warby Parker’s 60+ Technology team is on the lookout for a thoughtful Front-End Developer to help make our site the best possible brand experience for our customers. In this position, you’ll work alongside our Product Strategy team to develop interfaces that will organize and update our growing catalog of eyeglasses, sunglasses, and related data. Sound like your cup of tea/coffee/yerba mate? Read on!


What you'll do:

  • Design and develop user interfaces to support our Product Strategy team
  • Develop those front-end systems using modern web technologies
  • Manage your own time, working both independently and as part of our close-knit, collaborative team
  • Create and maintain reusable JavaScript and CSS libraries and components


Who you are:

  • Equipped with 2–4 years of experience writing both hand-coded and framework-assisted JavaScript, CSS, and HTML
  • Comfortable designing and implementing complex user interfaces
  • Passionate about what makes a good user experience and knowledgeable of the technical specifics it takes to build one
  • Skilled at using modern CSS layout solutions, like Flexbox or CSS Grid
  • A clear, friendly, and open-minded communicator (over email, in person, via carrier pigeon!)
  • An honest and autonomous problem solver who can learn new, ambiguous domains quickly—but also know when to ask for help
  • A sharp-as-a-tack, ultra-organized mind who’s able to prioritize work as needed to meet deadlines


Extra credit:

  • Proficiency in React, Vue, Ember, or other modern client-side frameworks
  • Experience in user research

Skills

Javascript, HTML, CSS
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