Experience: Senior Experience: Senior
Hello! Are you ready to work from home and transform your career?
We’re looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Frontend Performance Engineer to join the team at Modus. Want to build awesome solutions? Are you interested in working from home with the best talent on the planet? Then keep reading.
You have expert-level knowledge of React and may have previously built applications that focused on the visualization and analysis of complex data. You have a natural drive to learn new things and frequently find yourself exploring new languages and frameworks.
You’re passionate about all aspects of client-side performance including the analysis, measurement, and optimization of performance in modern single-page applications. You long ago memorized the keyboard shortcut for your browser’s developer tools and are familiar with how to best utilize performance profiles and heap snapshots to analyze the performance of applications.
In the past, you may have worked with a team to improve the observability of a single-page application by instrumenting key client-side interactions or associate additional metadata with route changes. You approach your work with a user-centric mindset and understand that user experience is a key aspect of all software.
This is a senior-level position. That means you enjoy working with people and mentoring others. Your technical skills are top-notch but you know that the social ones are just as important. You’re an excellent communicator who has a knack for knowing when everyone isn’t on the same page, and getting them there. You can deal with stress and uncertainty, and lead the team away from them. You don’t need to be told what to do, because when you see something that needs doing, you do it.
You are comfortable working in an agile environment with a globally distributed team while collaborating with subject matter experts from our client’s organization on a daily basis. You’ve got the discipline to work autonomously, and the written and verbal communication skills to collaborate effectively with your team. Having your working hours overlap with your team (US central time) is critical when working in a blended remote team. In addition, reliable high-speed internet is a must.
In this role your primary responsibilities will include:
Instrumenting key user interactions and the collection of associated metadata via New RelicBuilding custom dashboard dashboards within New Relic using ReactBuilding a library of custom visualizations and components for use within dashboardsAnalyzing the client-side performance of a complex SaaS product and finding effective ways to measure that performance in the real world
Beneficial supporting skills and experience include:
Experience building custom reporting applications in New RelicExperience with observability/tracing tooling such as New Relic, Splunk, CloudWatch, Logic Monitor, DataDog, etc. Existing experience with any of the following: Dart, Go, or GohperJSKnowledge basic UX best practices and a user-centric mindset
Things You Might Do
Modus is a fast-growing, and remote-first company, so you’ll likely get experience on many different projects across the organization. That said, here are some things you’ll probably do:
Give back to the community via open source and blog posts each and be taught: Modus creates active teams that work in internal and external projects together, giving opportunities to stay relevant with the latest technologies and learning from experts worldwide interact directly with internal and external clients to represent Modus and its values
Why Modus Create:
Our Benefits may vary according to the country you are located in, so please reach out to our recruiter in case you have any questions.
If you become a contractor we offer:
Competitive compensation100% Remote work (could vary according to the client’s needs)Travel according to client’s needs the chance to work side-by-side with thought leaders in emerging tech
Do you have what it takes? Apply today!
About Modus Create
Modus Create is a digital product agency that accelerates digital transformation. We use high-performing small teams, emerging technology, and “new school” product development tools and methods to accelerate business outcomes. We support our clients across four core delivery areas: business and product strategy consulting, customer experience, cloud services, and Agile software delivery.
Driven by a team of world-class talent, we have been recognized by the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies 5 years in a row, the Washington Business Journal list of Fastest Growing Companies in the Washington, DC area two years in a row, and a top company for remote work by FlexJobs. We’re also an official partner to Atlassian, AWS, Cloudflare, GitHub, InVision, Ionic Framework, and Vue.js!
Based on the model of an open-source team, Modites work remotely and are located across the globe. That’s allowed us to hire the best talent in the world, no matter where they live. Our highly collaborative, autonomous, and effective working environment is fueled by a team unified by a love of continuous learning. Our years of thought leadership including books, whitepapers, blog posts, conference, and MeetUp talks, demonstrate our commitment to sharing what we’ve learned.
We encourage every Modus employee to do the same. Our company is a platform for the growth of our employees. Through working with our distributed team of experts on challenging projects, every person that joins the Modus team can expect to continue growing and learning every day. This is your chance to be part of building something great.