Front End Engineer at Candid Co.
New York City, NY, US

You will build and own Candid Co.’s innovative web applications for internal and external facing purposes using advanced JavaScript, advanced CSS, and React.js.

We’re building a best-in-class consumer brand and are looking for a developer who has both an interest in customer experience and the ability to execute on those ideas.

You will partner with our product team, design team, and marketing team to bring our customer touch points to life and will be responsible for sound technical execution of web projects through hands-on development, quality-assurance, and prototyping. You will report directly to Candid's VP of Engineering.


Collaborate with Designers to iterate on designs during implementation of our product
Attentive to all the interface details during implementation, to ensure a high-quality customer experience
Work with Backend Engineers to build features and ship experiments
Implement and own testing frameworks for all web products
Build efficient and reusable front-end systems and abstractions
Find and address performance issues
Participate in design and code reviews
Work with marketing and growth teams to improve conversion rates


Experience with modern JavaScript libraries and tooling
Proficiency with Git/Github or other distributed version control systems
Experience working with CMS tools such as Squarespace, Shopify, Contentful or Wordpress
Familiarity with server-side MVC web frameworks, such as Ruby on Rails or Django
Commanding grasp of HTML, CSS, and related web technologies
Understanding of SEO
Demonstrated design and UX sensibilities
B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent
3+ years of experience working as a Front End Engineer


Equity in the business
Medical and dental insurance
Commuter benefits
You will grow a lot here. You’ll be surrounded by employees with deep experience in their field, who have a strong passion for doing great work and constantly learning.
Easy access to work, across the street from 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R, W trains
Access to a washer, dryer, shower and a full kitchen at work
A collaborative, high energy work environment