Front End Engineer

Location: New York, NY

Department: Technology

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Zola is seeking a talented, creative, and passionate front-end engineer. We value hard work, an orientation for speed and a passion for developing best-in-class user experiences.

You will work closely across functions, including product, user experience, merchandising, business, marketing, and of course, technology.  

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with tech and product to implement and build a new kind of e-commerce and wedding planning experience
  • Design and develop efficient reusable components
  • Identify and remedy performance bottlenecks
  • Identify and communicate best practices for front-end engineering
  • Understand tradeoffs between design and performance

Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of front-end experience preferred, including HTML5, CSS3, Javascript
  • Fluency in an established front-end Javascript framework. React or Angular a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility and the ability to debug issues.
  • BS and/or MS degree in Computer Science or related technical field preferred

We are open to including new technologies where and when they make sense and always strive to push the limits of the e-commerce and wedding planning user experience.

About ZOLA

At Zola, we are reinventing the wedding planning and registry experience. We are an early-stage, VC-funded consumer technology startup based in New York City. Launched in October 2013, we have quickly become the fastest-growing wedding registry in the United States. Founded by many of the early team members from Gilt Groupe, we are focused on creating a new kind of e-commerce experience that addresses a huge market — wedding gifts — by reimagining the wedding registry for modern engaged couples and their guests. Our team brings deep experience from working on award-winning e-commerce sites and mobile apps in past roles at Gilt Groupe, Amazon, J.Crew, Bloomingdale’s, Rent The Runway, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Yahoo, Chloe + Isabel, and Host Committee.

More about the team: https://www.zola.com/about

Recent press: https://www.zola.com/about/press

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