At CandleScience, a Sr. Frontend Engineer has a passion for learning, solving difficult problems and paying close attention to detail. They help a software team deliver excellent technology experiences to both CandleScience customers and staff. They place a high value on tackling problems in small, rapid iterations and in automating away common problems and tasks. They work to increase the engineering skill and competency of everyone around them. They take initiative to solve problems and are a team member that everyone wants to work with. They believe strongly in automated testing, observability, and have a strong desire to refactor code to keep it well maintained.
You must thrive in a high-growth, fast-paced, and team-oriented environment and be focused on accomplishing the company mission and goals. We’re looking for someone who is a great team player, strong communicator, is a quick learner, and makes sound decisions. There is an opportunity for this role to be full-stack if desirable but we are looking for someone who has predominant skill on the front end of our stack and who desires to spend most of their time there. If you’re that person - we want to hear from you!
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To Apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter letting us know why you’re perfect for the job. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Headquartered in Durham, NC, we’re surrounded by great restaurants, cultural activities, and sporting events. Also known as one of the “Tastiest Towns of the South,” Durham is one of the best places to live and work.
Work Location: Remote
Pay: Pay is based upon relevant experience.
Big company benefits with small company culture! We provide comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage with low deductibles. All employees receive employer match for retirement contributions of up to 3% of annual earnings. We have liberal vacation policies and offer additional benefits including technology stipends, gym memberships, and company-paid life insurance.
CandleScience develops and sells candle and soap making supplies. Our customers vary in size from candle and soap entrepreneurs to seasonal hobbyists. We began in 2003 as a two-person startup, and have become the market leader in the industry.
We work hard to develop natural and safe products that push the boundaries of candle and soap making. Our success is a result of our focus on web development, product development, and operations.