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Lead Frontend Engineer (React)

Remote, Central/Western European time zone

We are looking for a Lead Frontend (React) Engineer to join our team.

At Portside (portside.aero), we are developing a modern, cloud-based operating system for business aviation: a set of integrated solutions addressing major industry pain points. Our platform supports over 150 operators of business jet, helicopter, medevac and government fleets, as well as fractional jet ownership programs, charter brokers and others in the business aviation industry. We are based in San Francisco with a fully remote team spread across the US, Europe and Asia. Our founding team comes from Y Combinator, Harvard, Berkeley, Bain & Co. and has prior experience building successful companies. We are profitable, fast growing, well financed and are on a mission to digitize the business aviation industry.

Our technology stack:

  • Infrastructure: Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Back-end: Python, Django, PostgreSQL
  • Front-end: JavaScript, React, Typescript
  • DevOps: Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform
  • Monitoring: Kibana, Sentry, LogRocket, Pagerduty, Prometheus, Grafana
  • Custom reporting: Jaspersoft Studio
  • Communication & design: JIRA, Confluence, Slack, Figma

What we are looking for:

  • 6+ years of front-end development experience
  • 1+ years of leading experience
  • Strong understanding of JavaScript, TypeScript and React
  • Experience in writing semantic HTML5, CSS3, and CSS preprocessors like Sass and Less
  • Experience in “mobile-first” applications development
  • Experience with State Management Libraries, e.g. Redux
  • Experience with form management libraries, e.g. Final Forms and Formik
  • Experience in developing against REST APIs
  • Understanding of Agile/SCRUM principles

Would be a plus:

  • Understanding of CI/CD concepts
  • Experience in developing “storybook first” components
  • Experience of testing applications with Jest, Enzyme and React Test Utils
  • Experience with Material-UI
  • Experience with React-Query
  • Experience with Angular

What we offer:

  • Rapidly growing product company with a globally diversified and stable customer base
  • Fully remote position; work anywhere in the European time zone
  • Competitive compensation in the top 25% for any given market
  • Stock option plan participation, with vesting that begins on day one
  • 2 team events per year organized by the company
  • 20 paid vacation days + sick days + all official holidays in your location
  • Company laptop
  • English class reimbursement

Email us at jobs@portside.co.