Uplift Brings Innovative Travel Payment Solution to Canada – Press Release

Frontend Engineer - Partner

Partner Engineering

Menlo Park, CA

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Description

Uplift was founded by a passionate team of travel industry veterans to provide a better way to shop, book, pay and experience travel. Our mission is to make travel more accessible, affordable and rewarding for everyone. By offering simple, flexible payments, Uplift benefits consumers who are able to book now and pay over time. Uplift is a well financed Series C startup serving the $1.4 Trillion consumer travel segment.

Uplift Pay Monthly is used by top travel brands such as the vacations sites of United, American, Southwest, cruise lines such as Norwegian, theme parks such as Universal, and many more. Learn more at www.uplift.com.

The Partner Engineering Team owns the customer-facing and partner-facing part of the product pipeline. As a frontend engineer in this team, you will gain experience with modern frontend frameworks, functional reactive programming, communicating with a broad range of server-side APIs, and learn/think a lot about the user interface and experience.

Responsibilities

  • Develop interactive single-page web applications (Javascript, React, Clojurescript/Reagent, re-frame, less, sass, Bootstrap)
  • Design expressive and friendly Javascript APIs for our partners (ES6, Babel, rollup, yarn)
  • Build readable, production level code and reusable libraries
  • Participate in multiple projects across the full stack and help out in other areas of software development, including backend, tooling, devops and analytics
  • Participate in design and code reviews - learn from your peers and teach your peers
  • Be involved in choosing new technologies and tooling for our stack

Requirements

  • 2+ years of work experience is preferred
  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, CS, or equivalent, Master's degree a plus
  • Experience with modern frontend and backend frameworks
  • Fluency in vanilla Javascript, HTML, CSS, Chrome DevTools
  • Fluency in DOM manipulation and JS event loop
  • Interest or prior experience with functional reactive programming (React, Redux, re-frame)
  • An eye for good UX and visual design
  • Entrepreneurial, persistent, with the desire to go deep in details
  • Comfortable working in a startup culture with the ability to earn trust
  • Are reasonably good at ping pong...just kidding

Benefits

  • Company will provide either a MacBook or Windows laptop
  • Free daily catered lunches and fully stocked kitchen
  • 10 company paid holidays and unlimited PTO
  • Medical and dental insurance, vision reimbursement program
  • Pre-IPO stock options
  • 401K Plan
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Professional development allowance
  • Commuter benefits program
  • Easy commute: Menlo Park - across from Caltrain station
Uplift is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Note: Uplift does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to any recruiting alias or employee. Uplift is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
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