Staff Frontend Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, December 2, 2022

Namely is seeking a Staff Frontend Engineer to join an innovative, forward-thinking team using a modern tech stack. Namely Engineering consists of fullstack feature teams responsible for delivering products to customers, and platform teams responsible for cross-product work. You will work closely with engineers across the platform teams and the rest of the engineering org to evolve the frontend platform to provide the bedrock for future feature delivery.

They will be responsible for the overall direction and execution of the Namely’s Frontend Platform strategy, including:

  • The future of the frontend platform architecture
  • Core libraries and components as part of our Design System
  • Common patterns for data access, state management, and code organization across all of Namely Frontend Engineering
  • Continuous integration and deployment of all frontend code across Namely’s environments
  • Reviewing and supporting frontend technical designs across teams
  • Participating in design discussions and roadmap planning to ensure frontend concerns are well represented
  • Driving forward Namely’s frontend community, including mentorship of frontend talent across the organization
  • Maintaining and upgrading frontend frameworks and tools

Desired Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience as a frontend software engineer
  • Hands on leadership setting technical direction and architecting solutions
  • Experience designing and maintaining CI/CD in a complex environment
  • Experience working across teams to foster adoption of libraries, patterns and architectural approaches
  • Experience with frontend testing frameworks and best practices
  • Investment and interest in the frontend community and ecosystem, including open source work, stackoverflow posts, blogs, etc.

Our Stack:

We understand the importance of being excited about the technology you work with, so we’ve included our stack below. You don’t have to be fluent in it all, but we want engineers who are excited to dive in and understand these tools and technologies:

  • Language: JavaScript, ESNext, TypeScript
  • Framework: React
  • State: Redux + Redux Thunk + Reselect, Formik, Relay + GraphQL
  • Router: React Router
  • CSS: CSS Modules
  • Testing: Jest, React Testing Library, Chromatic, Cypress
  • Tooling: Webpack, Babel, PostCSS, Prettier
  • Linting: ESLint, Stylelint
  • Docs: Storybook

**Notice for candidates located in the following states: CA, CO, NJ, NY, WA

Please note the base salary range for this position is between $130,000 - $160,000 annually. The salary is dependent on experience, knowledge, and skills based on the responsibilities outlined in the job description.

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Namely Company Culture Highlights

  • Winner of Comparably's Award for Best Company Outlook 2022
  • Winner of Comparably's Award for Best CEOs for Diversity 2022
  • Winner of Comparably's Award for Best Leadership Teams 2022

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About Namely

Namely is the first HR, payroll, and benefits platform employees actually love to use. People are at the center of everything we do—from our platform to our staff. Why join us? We believe every company and every employee deserves a great workplace, supported by HR technology they use and love. Most importantly, we believe in giving you the tools you need to do the best work of your career.

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