We're on a mission to help the world make time for what matters
Senior Front End Engineer$100k – $180k
Clockwise & COVID-19
Clockwise is actively hiring for this position and will review your application.
We are monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic as the health, safety, and comfort of our community, employees, and candidates remain our number one priority. We appreciate your understanding as we’ve modified our hiring processes during this situation.
Parts of this job description are specific to Clockwise during the CA state & local COVID-19 response.
Who we are
Clockwise is an intelligent calendar system that frees up your time so you can work on what matters. We want to help people escape the chaos of work and find their focus. As the world's first company powering time, Clockwise creates, detects, protects and negotiates Focus Time to help individuals and teams anywhere in the world be more productive at work.
Clockwise is looking to hire a Senior Front End Engineer to join our growing engineering team. We highly value well rounded front end engineers who love diving into the particulars of a UI animation as much as they love diving deep on debugging performance issues. We're a humble, fast-moving, and fun team building a consumer-centric culture with empathy, authenticity, focus, drive, curiosity, and enthusiasm.
Clockwise is headquartered in San Francisco, CA. We're proud to have the backing of Accel and Greylock Partners. Our team has decades of experience from places like Twitter, Asana, Salesforce, and Google. Join us as we help the world make time for what matters.
What you'll do
- Think critically about how to build a beautiful and elegant product experience
- Commit and push code every day
- Build performant, composable react components
- Architect front-end systems with cutting-edge tools
- Contribute to high-level strategic decisions
- Collaborate on design and UX with people who love product
- Directly influence our feature roadmap
- Demonstrated leadership and ability to architect thoughtfully engineered systems
- Expertise working with a front-end application framework (react, angular, ember, vue… react preferred)
- Expert level knowledge of CSS and how to style components in a scalable fashion
- Experience working with multiple stakeholders and functions to ship great product
- A deep desire to learn and hone the craft of engineering
- Passionate about productivity tools and workflows
HTML, CSS, React, ECMAscript 2015, Typescript, Webpack, Relay, GraphQL, SCSS, React Native, Babel, and more.
Clockwise is currently working remotely in accordance with San Francisco’s “Stay Home” ordinance.
Clockwise is accelerating the comfort & normalcy of remote work for our users as well as our employees. We’ve designed a remote work experience that exemplifies our values-driven culture and velocity by modifying our weekly rituals and adopting new technologies.
The Clockwise HQ is in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco; 3 minutes from CalTrain & 10 minutes from BART.
What we offer (non-exhaustive)
- Competitive total compensation package with generous equity
- Premium medical, dental and vision plans
- 401(k) plan
- Commuter & wellness stipend
- Daily team lunches, kitchen stocked with snacks
- Company happy hours, social events, and outings
In the Press
"Clockwise helps teams organize (meetings) in a “batched” fashion, so that they occur back to back, preserving as much uninterrupted time as possible on each employee’s individual calendar." The New Yorker - Cal Newport, “Can Remote Work Be Fixed?”
"Try Clockwise, a Google Calendar extension that optimizes your calendar to help you find uninterrupted, focused work time—not meeting time." The Wall Street Journal - Joanna Stern, “Living the Coronavirus Work-From-Home Life? Here Are All the Tech Tips You Need”
Forbes - H.V. MacArthur, “Effective Time Management While Working Remotely During The COVID-19 Pandemic”
TechCrunch - Lucas Matney - “Accel & Greylock-backed Clockwise launches an AI assistant for Google Calendar”
Product Hunt, Product of the Year 2019 runner-up - Ryan Hoover - “Announcing the 2019 Golden Kitty Award Winners”
What drives Clockwise
Empathy - we work to fully understand our customers and teammates, especially when we disagree
Authenticity - we speak openly and candidly while embracing our teammates’ individuality
Focus - we spend our time deliberately and don’t wait to do the things that matter
Drive - we relentlessly pursue success and aren't afraid to get outside our comfort zone
Curiosity - we seek out opportunities to learn and continuously question how we can improve
Enthusiasm - we love what we do and are excited to share it with the world
Health, dental & vision
Health, Dental, and Vision benefits are managed via Gusto.
Meaningful equity, standard vesting schedule & extended exercise window
Lunches with the team everyday Dinner on Tuesdays & Thursdays
Monthly gym membership, fitness class, meditation subscription, or anything that helps you maintain a healthy life, Clockwise will contribute $100 a month
Clockwise will contribute to your commute via pre-tax commuter card or Clipper Direct.
Hackathons, socials, off-sites, etc.
Mobile & mifi
If you use your phone for work and/or regularly need to tether to a device for data while commuting, Clockwise can help.
Clockwise at a glance
Clockwise focuses on Enterprise Software, Productivity Software, Communications Software, and Collaboration Software. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Clockwise has raised $29.3M of funding; their latest round was closed on June 2020.