Picsart

Senior JavaScript Engineer, Discovery

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What Picsart is looking for in applicants

Picsart’s Web Growth Discovery team is looking for a JavaScript Senior Engineer to work on a highly performant web site for photo/video editing!

The team is in charge of Picsart awesome content pages - images, Stickers, and Picsart-authentic Replays. This content is grouped under hashtags and categories. The Discovery pages are highly-performant, SEO-optimized pages, which have impressive requirements for the Core Web Vitals metrics. Team is striving to reach these metrics, with keeping the high bar of code quality and acceptable unit testing coverage.

Team is always on top of news in the techSEO area, to not miss any trick on attracting our potential users on SERP,  looking for awesome content for their business needs.

If you are interested to fight and win the battle for the source code perfection and best performance on the web, then come and join us!

Responsibilities:

  • Develop functional, performant and scalable web applications with React;
  • Make performance testing and optimizations, follow the recent requirements of core web vitals and implement them in website pages;
  • Build reusable React components in Discovery project;
  • Develop new user-facing features;
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs;
  • Analyze the product design complexity, plan workload, communicate risks;
  • Actively participate in Code Reviews, and be the guards of code quality and following the coding best practices.
  • Train and mentor junior 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, 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 Express JS, Next JS is a plus;
  • Experience with RESTful web services is a plus;
  • Experience with build tools, such as Webpack is a plus;

 

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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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