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A smart travel companion that creates realtime itineraries

Senior Front End Engineer

$115k – $165k AngelList Est.
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Hey, we are Welcome.

  • A small passionate team creating a next generation smart city companion for around the corner or around the world.
  • Our platform uses friend and expert recommendations + an advanced Ai that always has an answer for the question: ‘Where should I go now.’
  • Since our launch in 2019 Welcome has earned praise from Apple, Uncrate, Techcrunch, Product Hunt and more.
  • Welcome is recently venture backed by the best in the industry

We are looking for a front end engineer that can own both the public facing Welcome web app and our suite of internal tools.

  • You are an experienced full-stack web engineer who has brought various web applications and products to market in the past and is excited to work in a startup environment.

What you will do:

  • Own our Content Management System and all Admin tools
  • Own our consumer facing marketing pages
  • Build out a robust web-based experience that feels like a native app
  • Build and maintain web-based Social Sharing tools
  • Build and maintain web-based marketing destination
  • Build seamless flows between web and app



  • Able to work collaboratively with a team and also deliver projects on your own
  • You love to hack at things, and to come up with creative ways to approach problems.
  • Passionate about social, consumer applications and travel
  • Detail oriented, communicates clearly in writing and in conversation


  • Expertise with Javascript and React - 4+ years experience
  • Expertise with localStorage APIs in all modern browsers
  • Experience with PHP - 3+ years
  • Ability to translate designs into responsive, accessible, pixel-perfect html and css
  • Eye for design / background in design

Bonus Skills:

  • Database and Data Stores (e.g. mysql, redis)
  • Experience with Typescript
  • Experience with PWA and offline web experience
  • SEO knowledge and experience
  • React Native or Swift
  • Familiarity with javascript transpiling and packaging (webpack, babel, parcel, etc)
  • Familiarity with social APIs (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Experience building browser plugins from scratch
  • Experience with Mechanical Turk and/or other similar marketplaces


  • Salary: $100,000-$130,000
  • Stock Options
  • Flexible Work Environment

Welcome at a glance

A smart travel companion that creates realtime itineraries

Welcome focuses on Mobile, Online Travel, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Social Travel. Their company has offices in New York City and San Francisco. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, Welcome has raised $1.2M of funding; their latest round was closed on June 2019.

You can view their website at http://welco.me or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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