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Frontend Software Engineer II (React Native)

  • Cypress
  • GraphQL
  • NextJS
  • TypeScript
  • Android
  • Agile
  • React Native

Posted: 2 weeks ago

  • Frontend SWE proficient in developing cross-platform mobile applications using modern front-end Typescript frameworks like React Native, coupled with experience in building interfaces that optimize performance across platforms.
  • Engineer who possesses the ability to work effectively within cross-functional teams, fostering a blameless culture that emphasizes process improvement and technology advancement.
  • Remote-first opportunity for US-based employees with the option to work in-person out of our Manhattan office

Start your adventure with Zip Engineering 

Join Zip’s Engineering function and put your name to solving fascinating challenges at scale in an agile, cross-functional development environment. If you strive for a consistent, engaging customer experience and enjoy delivering quality work at pace, you’ll be a great fit with the squads responsible for building cross-platform mobile and web applications that serve millions of customers and process billions of dollars in transactions. 

The Shopping Squad is a front-end engineering team within our Customer Engagement team, who are accountable for the customer-facing technology and merchant system integrations that enable millions of people to transact with Zip. Our Shopping Squad is focused on Zip's US mobile app. The team builds features that improve our customers' shopping experience, provide education and guidance on using the app, and spark a bit of joy while customers search or browse for the latest products.

Interesting problems you'll get to solve 

As a Software Engineer on the Shopping Squad, you will focus on our cross-platform mobile app within a rapidly scaling ecommerce platform built in React, React Native, NextJS, Typescript, C#, .NET Core and Azure, within an event-driven architecture with robust messaging frameworks. 

You’ll also:

  • Develop user interfaces that thousands of people use on a daily basis
  • Work on an agile team of software engineers, product managers, product designers, and quality assurance engineers
  • Partner with other software engineers, designers, QA engineers, and product managers to architect home screen personalization, deals automations, product search pilots and overall, level-up interaction design 
  • Participate in a blameless culture that focuses on process and technology

Cool stuff you’ll be working on: 

  • Scaling up our re-usable virtual shopping cards
  • Capture personalized customer preferences during initial account creation
  • Net new technical integrations in partnership with our Marketing team

What you'll bring to the team

  • 3+ years of experience working as a front-end engineer in an agile environment using modern front-end Typescript frameworks such as React, Angular, or Vue
  • Experience working on cross-platform consumer mobile applications with at least 1 year of React Native experience
  • Experience working in cross-functional teams while directly collaborating with product, design, QA, and other engineering teams
  • Exposure to automated testing tools such as Jest, Karma, Cypress, or Selenium
  • Proficiency in building interfaces that match design specs and providing feedback on potential improvements
  • Experience in styling with standard CSS and CSS pre-processors such as SCSS
  • Experience tuning mobile applications to optimize performance across platforms; Android-specific experience is a plus 
  • Experience developing services in C# .NET or Apollo GraphQL is a big plus
  • Your brain adapts to new problems and you are a quick learner

What you’ll get in return

Zip is a place where you’ll get out what you put in. The newness of our sector means we need to move at pace and embrace change, and our promise to you when you join the team is that you’ll feel empowered and trusted to make big things happen quickly. 

We want you to feel welcome and as though you have the support to be yourself, and care for yourself at work. Because it’s important to us that you make the most of the opportunities you’ll get to grow your skills and your career, and be surrounded by smart, friendly people and leaders that have your back.

We think these are just some of the best things about being a Zipster. We will also offer you:

  • Flexible working culture
  • Incentive programs
  • 20 days PTO every year
  • Generous paid parental leave
  • Leading family support policies
  • 100% employer covered insurance
  • Beautiful Midtown office with a casual dress code
  • Learning and wellness subscription stipend
  • Company-sponsored 401k match

The Pay Range for this position: $130,000 - $140,000 USD based on the industry benchmark for position, function, level and Zip's compensation strategies. However, actual base salary will depend on varying circumstances and individualized factors, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. 

Subject to those same considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, including a bonus and/or equity awards, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. 

Be a part of a team that reflects the diversity of our customers

We pride ourselves on being a workplace that provides equal opportunities to people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, sexual orientations, gender identities, abilities, veteran status, and everything else that makes you unique.

Equally, we’re committed to ensuring our recruitment processes are accessible and inclusive. Please let us know If there are any adjustments that need to be made to ensure you have a fair and equitable experience.

And finally…get to know us

Zip is a global ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ company that gives our millions of customers simpler and fairer ways to pay. 

We are proud to be a global business built around our US and ANZ core markets working with merchant partners including Amazon, Best Buy, eBay and Uber. United by our mission, purpose and values - Customer First, Own It, Stronger Together & Change The Game - we are the next generation of payments, helping people across the globe to fearlessly take control of their financial future.

We are Zip, and we are just getting started.

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