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Senior Front End Web Developer

Company: IMVU
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Job Description:

Senior Front End Web Developer

Redwood City, CA

Together Labs (Formerly IMVU) is seeking front-end web developers to help us deliver an amazing 3D interactive browser experience to over 9 million monthly active users. We are building the cornerstone of a new product, which will drive an already successful business to new heights. Here you will work with other skilled engineers to solve tough problems, creating a JavaScript Web Application that will delight our customers and drive our business. You will have opportunities to grow while solving interesting technical challenges that are in front of us.

This role will work very closely with our visual designers and user experience experts to design products that are both impactful and that provide a satisfying experience to our users.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A BA/BS in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • At least 5 years experience as a software engineer
  • Expert understanding of modern JavaScript, CSS, and HTML
  • The ability to push back when appropriate to do the right thing by the customer and the business
  • A firm grasp of fundamentals including object oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving and complexity analysis

BONUS POINTS

  • Familiarity with Electron, Backbone, Handlebars, SASS, Angular, React, or other adjacent technologies
  • Knowledge of the latest development trends from mobile web, including responsive design, accessibility, and site performance
  • Working knowledge of cross platform/browser compatibility issues (Edge, Firefox, Safari, Chrome)
  • Worked with or have the desire to work in test driven development
  • Experience working with a RESTful LAMP stack
  • Knowledge of the general heuristics for cacheability
  • Made contributions to open source projects
  • The ability to mentor other engineers and the willingness to learn from others
  • Interest in online communities, games, or 3d graphics

ABOUT US

Together Labs innovates technologies that empower people worldwide to connect, create and earn in virtual worlds. Our mission is to redefine social media as a catalyst for authentic human connection through the development of a family of products grounded in this core value. These include: IMVU, the world's largest friendship discovery and social platform; VCOIN, the first regulatory-approved transferable digital currency; and WithMe, an upcoming mobile platform built on insights from the science of friendship. For more information, please visit https://togetherlabs.com/

Founded in 2004 and based in the heart of Silicon Valley, Together Labs is led by a team that's dedicated to pioneering the virtual reality industry. Together Labs is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners and Best Buy Capital.

Together Labs (formerly IMVU) has been recognized frequently as Best Place to Work in the Silicon Valley.

HOW TO APPLY

  • Please familiarize yourself with our products and feel free to try out our core product at https://www.imvu.com/

Together Labs is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Keywords: IMVU, Redwood City , Senior Front End Web Developer, Other , Redwood City, California

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