Software Engineer (Next.js) job in Kuna, Gujarat, India

Software Engineer (Next.js)
Kuna, Gujarat, India
Ideally we're looking for someone in Pune, MH but based on your previous experience working remotely and ability to handle a project independently this job allows working remotely.
Apply Now

As a senior frontend developer, you’ll be in charge of developing the frontend of a product loved and used by thousands of developers every day. You’ll build a beautiful and performant web application based on React.js and Next.js using multiple open-source packages, and including package insights and comparison, powerful search and discovery, documentation, knowledge, and community. As our lead next.js engineer, you’ll choose and implement a best-of-breed frontend stack from scratch.

What you will be doing:

  • Build a best-of-breed frontend stack from scratch, including grid, typography, UI components, graphing, data display, and search components
  • Build the frontend for our web application based on React and Next.js, creating a beautiful and pleasurable experience for hundreds of thousands of developers
  • Create beautiful package pages that include information, documentation, and insights about package popularity, maintenance, issues, and quality
  • Work with tonnes of data, and create reusable components to display the data in various ways, including graphs, charts, visualizations, and comparisons
  • Do quick iterations and experiments as part of the core product team (product manager, designer, and backend developer) to test out new ideas and features
  • Build a browser extension for developers, augmenting GitHub, npm and other websites with deep package insights
  • Help us understand what’s going on with our users, by using analytics tools, user journey tracking, feedback tools, error and performance logging

You most likely have:

  • At least 5 years of experience as a frontend JavaScript developer
  • At least 3 years of experience building sophisticated React apps
  • An aesthetic eye for user-interface detail, and experience working with UX/UI designers
  • Hands-on experience of the latest capabilities in JavaScript (ES6/7/8/9) and CSS (grids, animations, transitions, media queries, styled-components)
  • Experience setting up webpack and babel, plugins, minification, asset versioning, and CDN upload
  • Ability to debug and optimize web apps’ performance, including network, JavaScript, and rendering
  • Experience with analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Google Webmaster Tools
  • Experience with on-site SEO: metadata, header elements, robots file, sitemaps, etc
  • Advantage: experience with Next.js, PWA, SVG/Canvas