elastic Elastic Code - Senior Frontend Engineer

Posted on May 28th, 2019

We have a simple goal: to solve the world's data problems with products that delight and inspire. Elastic is the leading software provider for making structured and unstructured data usable in real time for search, logging, security and analytics use cases. Since its initial release in 2012, Elastic's products have achieved more than 100 million cumulative downloads. Today thousands of organizations like Cisco, eBay, Dell, Goldman Sachs, Groupon, HP, Microsoft, Netflix, NY Times, Uber, Verizon, Yelp, and Wikipedia use the Elastic Stack, X-Pack, and Elastic Cloud to power critical systems that drive new revenue opportunities and massive cost savings. We believe that diversity drives our vibe. We unite employees across 30+ countries into one coherent team, while the broader community spans across over 100 countries.

 What is Elastic Code?

 Elastic Code is an IDE-like semantic code search solution built on top of the Elastic Stack. It helps development teams to search, navigate and collaborate on large code bases more efficiently. Known previously as insight.io, the product has been used and loved by tens of thousands of developers and received 5 star review on chrome store. YOU will be a founding member of Elastic Code team and a shaper of the Elastic Code product.

What You'll Be Doing:
  • Join Elastic Code team as a front-end engineer to with the development of the Code app as well as other browser extensions
  • Build, test and deliver high-quality front-end features
  • Work with the Product Designer and other team members to plan and execute deliverables
  • Spread the word, write blog posts about features you worked on, speak at conferences, if you are willing to
What You’ll Bring:
  • BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science or related engineering discipline or 5+ years of front end development work.
  • Strong JavaScript programming skills.
  • Experience with Typescript or another statically typed language is preferred.
  • Experience with React or at least one other modern JS Framework
  • Experience in building large scale pluggable/extendable UIs
  • Firm understanding of UX/UI design principles
  • Experience using monitoring products in production is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, a team player with strong analytical, problem solving, debugging, and troubleshooting skills.
  • A belief in progress over perfection.
  • Ability to work in a distributed team throughout the world.
Bonus Skills:
  • Experience building products in the developer productivity or devops space
  • Experience with Elastic stack
Additional Information:
  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Equity
  • Global minimum of 16 weeks of paid in full parental leave (moms & dads)
  • Generous vacation time and one week of volunteer time off
  • Your age is only a number. It doesn't matter if you're just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

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Elastic is an Equal Employment employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. Elastic also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law.

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