Picsart

Senior JavaScript Engineer, Web Video Editor

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What Picsart is looking for in applicants

PicsArt is looking for a Frontend Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. As a programmer, you should write clean code to ensure our programs run properly and address our company’s needs. If you’re passionate about building software and perform well working in a team, along with developers, engineers, and web designers, we would like to meet you. Ultimately, you should be able to convert our company needs to functional and user-friendly websites and programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop functional, performant and scalable web applications with React
  • Perform performance testing and optimizations
  • Build reusable React components
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Analyze the product design complexity, plan workload, communicate risks
  • Train and mentor juniors team members.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/MA degree in a highly quantitative field or equivalent
  • At least 4 years of experience as a JavaScript Engineer
  • Experience with JavaScript, TypeScript and related technologies
  • Experience with ReactJS is a must
  • Experience with JSS, SASS, PostCSS, JSX
  • Experience with Responsive/Adaptive Web Design and Single Page Applications
  • Experience with PageSpeed, Lighthouse, Chrome Performance tools
  • Experience with JS and CSS performance optimizations is a big plus
  • Experience with Redux is a plus
  • Experience with RESTful web services is a plus
  • Experience with build tools, such as Webpack is a plus
  • Self–motivated, work well independently or as part of a team
  • Advanced written and verbal English communication skills.

Technical Skill-set

  • JavaScript
  • React.js
  • Next.js
  • JSS, SASS, PostCSS, JSX
  • Lighthouse, PageSpeed, Chrome Performance
  • Redux
  • Restful web services
  • Webpack.

 

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What we seek and value most in our candidates 
Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.  
Picsart is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. 
Picsart, Inc. is an E-Verify Employer in the US. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.
ABOUT US 
Picsart is the world’s #1 creative platform and a top 20 most downloaded app for 2020. Every month, the Picsart community creates, remixes, and shares millions of visual stories using the company’s powerful and easy-to-use editing tools. Picsart has amassed one of the largest open-source content collections in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, backgrounds, templates, and more. Picsart is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android, and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the world, Picsart is backed by Softbank Vision Fund 2, Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Partners, and others. Download the app or visit picsart.com for more information.

 

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