Front End Software Engineer

Engineering - Pittsburgh, PA - Full Time


At numo, we create and incubate new "fintech" companies.  We have the good fortune of starting from a clean slate and are able to use the latest and greatest front-end frameworks and tools.  We need a skilled, passionate, experienced front-end engineer to lay the framework so we can rapidly build the myriad of ideas we are contemplating.  Along the way, you will work with an excellent team of product managers and designers on a variety of interesting projects.

The Job

Here's what you'll be working on:

  • Designing and building our front end architecture
  • Iterate front-end features quickly based on user feedback
  • Proactively optimize client-side code and model data in the front-end to ensure high performance and robustness
  • Work closely with the product manager, UX/UI designer and the back-end developers in an agile environment
  • Create code that is efficient, reusable, testable, and easy to maintain
  • Translate feature requirements into sound, creative software solutions

Skills, Experience and Characteristics

We are looking for:

  • Expertise in modern front-end architectures (e.g., AngularJS, ReactJS) and JavaScript frameworks (e.g., jQuery, Underscore)
  • Master of the intricacies HTML5 and CSS (with the scars to prove it)
  • Understanding of back-end systems and how best to interface with them
  • Ability to use and incorporate 3rd party APIs into your apps 
  • Familiarity with modern open source thinking and tools (git, continuous builds, continuous deployment, containers)
  • Test-driven mindset (always asking yourself 'How are we going to test this?')
  • Love of learning (you are excited at the chance to learn new technologies)
  • Desire to build and be part of a fun, high-functioning team
  • Documentation mindset
  • A computer science degree is desired, but not required if you have real-world experience

What numo offers

  • Competitive salary
  • Cool office space at Bakery Square
  • Opportunity to work on cool new technology
  • Great benefits

Who we are

numo creates software for the financial services industry.  We are a team of technologists, designers, business thinkers, and academics that create software and data products.  The model is unique. We build innovative consumer and enterprise software in house by applying cutting edge approaches, technology, and data analysis techniques to financial service opportunities.  Through academic and corporate partnerships, we source our project ideas by understanding immediate business challenges at PNC. We work directly with staff inside the bank to build products that will create immediate value for PNC we architect products so that they can be spun off into standalone companies.

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