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First Smart Home Security Device for Everyone

Front-End Software Engineer

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Hi, we’re Canary, a New York City-based startup that believes the best technology makes you smarter, puts you in control, and gives you access to the information you need. That’s why we’re dedicated to developing easy-to-use technology that protects, empowers, and has a meaningful impact on people, families, and their communities. Our products are award-winning, all-in-one home security devices that make it easy to see and understand what’s happening in your home from anywhere. We are building smarter technology, with superior design and real security as core goals for our team.

Our web app is used all around the world to connect users to the places and people they love. We achieve this by streaming live HD video from our devices while keeping the latency as close to real time as possible. Users are also able to view historical video, sensor data, and events that have occurred. As all products should, we take security very seriously, and ensure that all data is secure end to end.

As a front end engineer at Canary, you’ll be directly involved in delivering an amazing web app experience to our growing customer base. What’s great about being a front end engineer at Canary is that you will have insight into every piece of the puzzle. From working with the Canary hardware to working with designers, the front end team is almost always involved.

What You'll Need to Have:
● 2+ years of web development experience
● Proficiency with Jjavascript
● BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
● -Knowledge of web libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS and react
● Strong analytical, organization and communication skills
● Experience connecting web apps to web APIs and optimizing cached data
● Ability to iterate quickly based on user and product feedback
● A proactive and can-do attitude
● Desire to innovate on products in a growing field

Bonus Points:
● Websites live on the Internet
● Prior startup experience
● Interest in connected devices and home automation
● Knowledge of backend languages such as Python or Go

What Can We Give You?
• Comprehensive health insurance
• Flexible work hours
• Unlimited vacation
• Reimbursement for commuter costs
• A beautiful downtown office space with views of the Freedom Tower, Woolworth Building, and more