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JavaScript Front-End Engineer (Partner/Hybrid Engineer)

Company: Vertebrae A Snap Inc. Company
Location: Walton
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Vertebrae, a Snap company, is seeking a well-organized, customer-centric front-end engineer. This position engages with our enterprise clients throughout implementation, with the overall objective of getting our clients live on our immersive commerce platform.

This position offers a unique blend of front-end engineering tasks, namely technically onboarding a clients website to be integrated with our platform, as well as non-technical tasks such as working with a customer's internal team members on facets like testing and release timing.

The Vertebrae platform does all of its customer-facing work via a JavaScript snippet placed on the customers e-commerce page. Due to the varying nature of these e-commerce sites, there is development work needed in order to ensure that our 3D and augmented reality players are embedded and functioning within the customers site as expected. Not only are technical skills important for this role, but non-technical soft skills such as project management and strong communication are vital for success in this role.

While we are all working from home currently, the expectation is that in the future this role would require an individual to be within a reasonable distance to a corporate office

What you will do:

  • Develop custom UX and UI behaviors and Vertebrae orchestration, primarily in vanilla JavaScript
  • Work and communicate directly with project managers and customers, specifically the customers IT and Engineering resources, to ensure that project work is completed.
  • Understands how to prioritize work in a proactive manner. Anticipates consequences of actions, potential problems and opportunities for improvement.
  • Document processes and knowledge base articles to increase efficiency and reduce required work effort.
  • Regularly communicate with internal teams and clients on project and task status, risks, and issues.
  • Work with assigned client technical project teams to properly configure, integrate and deploy the Vertebrae JavaScript components into various customer commerce environments.
  • Collaborate with internal and external user experience resources to convert experience mock-ups into functional web-based shopping experiences.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    • JavaScript (vanilla, ES5, ES6)
    • CSS
    • HTML5
    • Chrome Developer Tools
    • *Nix command line (Bash etc)

      Knowledge, Skills and Abilities considered a plus:
      • SQL
      • NodeJS
      • Periscope
      • Jira/Atlassian
      • Redis
      • AWS

        Requirements
        • 1-3 years of prior experience in a customer-centric technology role.
        • BS/BA degree in a technical field such as Computer Science or equivalent years of experience.
        • Ability to multi-task in a project-oriented environment.
        • Ability to communicate with customers and external vendors in a comfortable manner.
        • HTML and CSS front-end acumen, and an understanding of JavaScript fundamentals and common libraries.
        • Strong technical troubleshooting skills using industry-accepted best-practices and tools.
        • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
        • Experience guiding e-commerce clients through vendor onboarding is a plus.
        • A tendency towards being organized, personable, adaptable and persistent.

          At Vertebrae, a Snap company, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please dont be shy and contact us at accommodations-ext@snap.com.

          Benefits

          Our Benefits: Vertebrae, a Snap company, is its own community, so weve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snaps long-term success!by Jobble

Keywords: Vertebrae A Snap Inc. Company, Scranton , JavaScript Front-End Engineer (Partner/Hybrid Engineer), Engineering , Walton, Pennsylvania

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