FinTech, meet Sports Betting
Smarkets UK has revolutionized peer-to-peer trading on sports and politics. We’ve built a platform that operates like a stock exchange, yet is modern, sleek, easy to use, and has handled over $10 billion worth of trades since 2010. The US office opened in 2017 and has since helped the Company expand by creating a sportsbook that is the first of its kind, SBK. Utilizing the tools which made our exchange so successful, we've modernized them even further to create a product that takes the relatively solitary experience of betting, and made it into a social one.
Our success is directly attributable to the exceptional talent that work at Smarkets; so the role of the Front-End Engineer is vital. Due to our unique team structure, roles and projects can shift as the needs of the team, product, and individual evolve. Engineer's at Smarkets work on a variety of projects, and as such we look for Engineer's with a wide range of experience.
- Write clean, modular and testable code with consistent code style.
- Develop web and mobile product applications.
- Define your own role within the context of self-management (we'll help you get settled).
- Strong command over HTML, CSS, JS, and understanding of the best practices.
- Familiarity with REST APIs, Websockets.
- You have used the latest web stacks or libraries such as React, Angular, LESS, SASS.
- You like writing clean, componentized, and well-tested code, heavily favoring reuse.
- Experience solving cross browser compatibility issues.
- You have a proven track record of writing performant code with user accessibility front of mind.
- You have written responsive and adaptive code to enable mobile web experiences.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
- Comfortable in a Linux environment.
- Experience working with React Native / mobile apps.
- UX Experience.
- Generous vacation policy.
- Stipend for furthering education.
- 100% employer paid health insurance.
- Flexible work environment.
- Free lunch, social events, and parties on a frequent basis.
- Dog friendly office.
- The Downtown LA office is very close to the metro.
Salary determined by peer review and dependent on experience. Stock options, and other benefits for qualified candidates.
This is a full-time job based in Downtown LA.
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