Senior Front-End Engineer
Engineering | New York, NY
ABOUT US:
Simplist is a venture backed digital mortgage marketplace committed to modernizing and simplifying the largely outdated and stressful mortgage application process. Founded in 2018 by a team of experienced real estate and finance professionals, Simplist works with major national firms and established regional lenders alike to quickly and securely match borrowers with the perfect mortgage. Simplist serves as the sole point of contact for borrowers, from application through closing. 
 
Mortgages were created in the 1700s, and we are modernizing the experience for today's consumers. With a ton of buzz in the market around our revolutionary product and dynamic team, now is the best time to join!

ABOUT THE ROLE:
We’re looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer with a keen eye for pixel perfection to help us build our next-generation mortgage platform. This system has been built from the ground up by a team with 30+ years combined fintech expertise. The ideal candidate will be able to take rough wireframes and deliver an immersive user experience filled with state-of-the-art design elements, such as innovative controls and eye-catching animation, and work closely with backend engineers to tie in backend functionality. A mobile-first approach to all design strategies along with the ability to wear multiple hats will separate this candidate from the crowd. Ideal candidates must be detail oriented, able to thrive in a start-up environment and be interested in a long-term position with real upside.
 
KEY DUTIES:
·       Implement new frontend features using MVC and TypeScript
·       Use HTML5 & CSS to bring new features to life
·       Collaborate with the backend team
·       Emphasize performance-oriented code
·       Lead and participate in code reviews
·       Participate in QA testing when required
 
ABOUT YOU:
·       Fluent with TypeScript / HTML5 / CSS
·       Fluent with asynchronous programming methodologies
·       Knowledge of MVC architectures
·       Knowledge of animation frameworks
·       Experience with websockets is huge plus
WHAT WE OFFER:
·       Competitive compensation + equity in a fast-growing startup
·       Medical, dental, and vision coverage plans for you and your dependents (our base medical plan is paid by the company at 100% for you and 50% for your dependents!)
·       Flexible time off policy to balance your work and life, including paid parental leave
·       Pre-tax savings plans for public transportation and parking expenses
·       Fully remote during COVID19, but we look forward to welcoming you in our offices once it is safe to do so!
 
Simplist is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply.