Senior Software Engineer, Frontend

About Care.com

Care.com is a consumer tech company with heart. We’re on a mission to solve a human challenge we all face: finding great care for the ones we love. We’re moms and dads and pet parents. We have parents and grandparents, so we understand that everyone, at some point in their lives, could use a helping hand. Our culture and our products reflect that.

Care.com offers of an array of services that enable families to find, manage and pay for care and provide employment opportunities for caregivers. Our engineering organization is reimagining our tech stacks and consolidating to a single cloud native platform, so we can test and learn faster.

The new platform is composed of gRPC microservices and Lambdas in Go, Kafka streams, DynamoDB, Elasticsearch, GraphQL, and micro-frontends on Node and React. We're utilizing industry practices and tools like OpenTelemetry, Splunk, Github, SignalFX, Figma, and others to make our lives easier.

Here, entrepreneurs, self-starters, standout colleagues, and big problem solvers unite behind a common cause. Here, we’re applying data analytics, AI, and the latest technologies to solve universal problems and connect people in new ways. If you like having autonomy, if you flourish with collaboration and building new things, and if you’re all about using your talent for good, Care.com is the place for you.

What You'll Be Working On:

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join the engineering organization as a Senior Software Engineer. The candidate would join a small, agile team responsible for building product use cases to support our community team. The candidate will be responsible for the analysis, design, programming, testing, documentation, and implementation of new product features.

  • Work with partners in product management to understand business requirements
  • Collaborate with multi-functional teams like Product Engineering, DevOps, Identify, Infrastructure, Platform Engineering, etc.
  • Own and review work for accuracy, quality, performance, and completeness

Technologies We Work With:

  • React
  • Next.js framework
  • Javascript
  • CSS / CSS-in-JS
  • Jest
  • Enzyme
  • GraphQL
  • Typescript
  • Node.js
  • Java or Python or Golang is a plus
  • Apollo
  • CI/CD is a plus
  • Storybook is a plus
  • Webpack is a plus

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

  • 6+ Years Professional Experience
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a similar engineering field
  • 3+ years React experience
  • Good knowledge of API design and development
  • Ability to thrive as part of a multi-site development team
  • Ability to test, debug and monitor your own code
  • A bias to action and passion for problem-solving
  • Knowledge of AWS or other cloud technologies
  • Worked with CI/CD tools with an emphasis on building quality code and speed to market

For a list of our Perks + Benefits, click here!

Care.com supports diverse families and communities and seeks employees who are just as diverse. As an equal opportunity employer, Care.com recognizes the power of a diverse and inclusive workforce and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds. Care.com is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation, please reach out to talent@care.com.

Company Overview:

Available in more than 20 countries, Care.com is the world's leading platform for finding and managing high-quality family care. Care.com is designed to meet the evolving needs of today's families and caregivers, offering everything from household tax and payroll services and customized corporate benefits packages covering the care needs of working families, to innovating new ways for caregivers to be paid and obtain professional benefits. Since 2007, families have relied on Care.com's industry-leading products—from child and elder care to pet care and home care. Care.com is an IAC company (NASDAQ: IAC).