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Senior Front End Software Engineer - US - West Coast

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Social media shouldn’t be creepy and it doesn’t have to be. True has been designed to protect your privacy with private threaded sharing. Focused on people you really know, we’re making social a safe, happy place again without personal data mining.

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Position: Senior Front End Software Engineer

You will be part of a small, highly focused team building the next-generation consumer social platform. With a strong core team and top investors, we’re looking for people who are passionate about building great products at a great company.

You will be working on a team where you can have a huge impact and everyone is a stakeholder in the company’s success.

You will be collaborating daily with multiple areas throughout the company including Product Management, QA, Design and Senior Management.


We're looking for Front End Engineers with prior social / mobile / consumer engineering experience or very strong experience building consumer-facing experiences.

Required Skills:

Validated self-starter with strong-problem solving skills, deeply organized with unfailing attention to detail

Effective and efficient communicator

Extremely pro-active, anticipating needs and staying out ahead of them

Lead through identifying roadblocks and resolving with invention, innovation, and empathy

Ability to plan and organize with and through people

Well-developed financial analytical skills and superb written, presentation and verbal communication skills

Bring experienced leadership, critical thinking and thoughtful opinion as a key member of Senior Staff

Strong technical background and aptitude

Think like an entrepreneur

You need to be able to work independently with adaptability, integrity, tenacity and a love of learning, imparting your knowledge and ideas to leadership, peers and direct reports.


• Collaborate with Product Designers and Product Managers to deliver compelling consumer-facing web products

• Architect efficient and reusable front-end abstractions that drive complex UI’s.

• Engage with designers in discussions about product and interaction design

• Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues

• 5+ years of experience in UI/Web based development using JavaScript, HTML4/HTML5, CSS3, Ajax, and JQuery for standalone and high volume web applications

• 5+ years of experience with AngularJS framework and Object Oriented JavaScript

• Expert in cross-browser, cross-platform, and design constraints for the web.

• Front-end development experience in Java application environments, preferably using MVC architectures

• Strong customer focus and obsession with quality

• Strong experience partnering with designers to implement pixel-perfect designs

Employment Type:



San Francisco and surrounding areas with international travel

Minimum Qualifications:

BSC or equivalent experience in a technical field of study, 5+ years of experience, including experience in the social, mobile space

Preferred Qualifications:

MSC, 5+ years experience at a well known social, mobile company

Compensations Benefits and Perks:

• Market competitive total compensation package
• Early employee "Founder-Level" equity compensation package
• Individual medical, dental and vision insurance coverage
• Generous vacation policy
• Paid holidays

Freedom and Flexibility are core to our values. We want you to be happy and we'll work together to keep you that way.

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Private Sharing For Real Friends

True focuses on Mobile, Location Based Services, Big Data, and Social Media Platforms. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, True has raised $18M of funding; their latest round was closed on March 2019.

You can view their website at https://www.trytrue.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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