The RealReal Authentication and Receiving team is looking for a kind and curious Staff Frontend Engineer who enjoys solving challenging problems and working with React.
As a luxury consignment and eCommerce company, almost everything we sell is unique and in different conditions. Every day we receive tens of thousands of items in our warehouses; This presents a unique set of challenges as every item we process must be treated individually.
As a Staff Frontend Engineer you will be an active hands-on contributor as well as the point person for our frontend technical direction. The team will rely on you as a mentor and a shepherd of good engineering practices. We are especially excited about you if you are enthusiastic about working in the luxury retail/e-commerce space or if you are passionate about our mission of sustainability in creating a circular economy for high-end goods.
This role reports to the Senior Engineering Manager of Inbound Engineering and can be fully remote.
What You Get To Do Everyday
- Provide technical leadership and mentorship
- Use interesting technologies like React, Jamstack, NextJs, GraphQL, Chakra
- Lead migration onto and drive optimization of our Jamstack application
- Act as a strong partner to product and engineering management.
What You Bring To The Role
- 8+ years of software engineering experience
- Strong communication skills
- Values “doing it right”, metrics, and tests
- Understanding of reusable components / building component libraries.
- Nice to have: Experience with Storybook
- Nice to have: Some full-stack / back-end experience. Ruby or Elixir are particularly useful.
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The RealReal is the world’s largest online marketplace for authenticated, resale luxury goods, with more than 20 million members. With a rigorous authentication process overseen by experts, The RealReal provides a safe and reliable platform for consumers to buy and sell their luxury items. We have hundreds of in-house gemologists, horologists and brand authenticators who inspect thousands of items each day. As a sustainable company, we give new life to pieces by thousands of brands across numerous categories—including women's and men's fashion, fine jewelry and watches, art and home—in support of the circular economy. We make selling effortless with free virtual appointments, in-home pickup, drop-off and direct shipping. We do all of the work for consignors, including authenticating, using AI and machine learning to determine optimal pricing, photographing and listing their items, as well as handling shipping and customer service. At our 13 retail locations, including our eight shoppable stores, customers can sell, meet with our experts and receive free valuations.
The RealReal is committed to providing an equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or Veteran status. We will consider qualified applicants for a position regardless of arrest or conviction records. At TRR, People Come First. That’s why diversity and inclusion are vital to our priorities as an equal opportunity employer. You can read about our Diversity Equity and Inclusion program here.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.