Senior Frontend Engineer, Nifty Gateway - Military veterans preferred

2021-05-03
Gemini
Other

/yr

  full-time   part-time   employee   contract


Los Angeles
California
90101
United States

Empower the Individual Through CryptoGemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn more than 30 cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York Banking Law. Gemini was founded in 2014 by twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to empower the individual through crypto.Crypto is about giving you greater choice, independence, and opportunity. We are here to help you on your journey. We build crypto products that are simple, elegant, and secure. Whether you are an individual or an institution, we want to help you buy, sell, and store your bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Crypto is not just a technology, it's a movement.About Nifty GatewayNifty Gateway is the premiere, all-in-one platform that makes it easy to buy, sell, and store digital art and collectibles, otherwise known as Nifties (or NFTs). Nifty Gateway was founded by Duncan and Griffin Cock Foster in 2018, and acquired by Gemini in 2019, with the belief that crypto networks and the blockchain have the power to fundamentally change the art world by creating greater choice, independence, and opportunity for artists, creators, and collectors.The Department: Design TechnologyIn Design Tech, we think comfort zones are the enemy of creativity. A dynamic team of designers, engineers, researchers, our team blends beauty with tech to create a world-class product interface for our exchange. We are inspired by design, fueled by data, and obsessed with the user, both retail and institution.The Role: Frontend EngineerAs a Senior Frontend Engineer, you’ll be working on the Nifty Gateway frontend. Our product is built in React, and you'll be a core contributor. By driving user experience and design, your work will onboard the next wave of NFT digital art collectors and you'll play a large part in scaling this product.ResponsibilitiesWrite code that works quickly and efficientlyEnsure everything you write is trustworthy and secure Work effectively with a high degree of autonomyInterface with other team members to collaborate and build mission critical portions of the appBe an influencer of the evolving NFT digital art spaceQualifications4+ years of engineering experience Track record with React & JavascriptTrack record of operating independently, demonstrating creativity, being detail oriented, and delivering results in an organized mannerExcellent communication and writing skillsAbility to thrive in a fast-paced work environment Preferred QualificationsAn interest in and general understanding of art, fashion, sports, e-sports and/or collectibles industriesFamiliarity and interest with nifties and digital collectibles — we're an NFT company after all!Knowledge of NFTs and EthereumIt Pays to Work HereWe take a holistic approach to compensation at Gemini, which includes:Competitive Compensation and Profit-Sharing EquityFlexible vacation policyRetirement Plan MatchingGenerous Parental leaveComprehensive health plansTraining and professional developmentAt Gemini, we strive to build diverse teams that reflect the people we want to empower through our products, and 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. Equal Opportunity is the Law, and Gemini is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer. If you have a specific need that requires accommodation, please let a member of the People Team know.