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Senior Front End Developer - Argentina - Remote



Software Engineering
Buenos Aires, Argentina · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Are you passionate about making a significant impact on one of our generation's most pressing environmental challenges? Do you have the expertise in front-end development? Join us in creating and leading a new category in the Climate Tech industry.

About Waterplan

Waterplan is a pioneering Series A Y Combinator-backed Climate Tech startup dedicated to accelerating the journey toward a water-secure future. Through our leading B2B Enterprise SaaS platform, we empower companies to understand, respond, report, and monitor their ever-evolving water risk. We help businesses see the tangible benefits of mitigating water risks – fostering a future where organizations are motivated to conserve water and preserve our precious ecosystems.

About the role

As a Senior Front-End Developer, you will play a crucial role in shaping the user experience of our platform. You will lead the front-end development efforts, working closely with our design and back-end teams to deliver a seamless and engaging experience for our users. Your expertise will help us drive the next phase of growth and innovation in the Climate Tech industry.

About your core focus

  • Develop and maintain high-quality, responsive user interfaces using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

  • Implement front-end components using frameworks such as React, Angular, or Vue.js.

  • Collaborate with UX/UI designers to translate designs into interactive and functional user experiences.

  • Optimize web applications for maximum speed and scalability.

  • Ensure cross-browser compatibility and resolve any issues that arise.

  • Write clean, maintainable, and testable code following best practices.

  • Mentor junior developers and contribute to the growth of the front-end team.

  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies to ensure our platform remains cutting-edge.

Your Profile

  • Must

    • Mindset:

      • Proactive and self-motivated with a strong problem-solving attitude.

      • Collaborative mindset with excellent communication skills.

    • Educational Background:

      • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.

    • Proven Experience:

      • Minimum of 5 years of experience in front-end development, with a significant portion in a senior role.

      • Experience working in corporate or consulting environments, preferably within tech or SaaS companies.

      • Proven track record of leading front-end projects and delivering high-quality products.

    • Skillset:

      • Proficient in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

      • Strong expertise in modern front-end frameworks such as React, Angular, or Vue.js using Typescript

      • Experience with version control systems like Git.

      • Familiarity with pre-processors like SASS or LESS, and CSS-in-JS libraries such as styled-components or similar frameworks.

      • Understanding of Agile methodologies and practices.

    • Passion:

      • A genuine interest in sustainability, nature, and a deep passion for our mission.

  • Nice to have

    • Familiarity with back-end technologies and how front-end integrates with them.

    • Knowledge of web performance optimization techniques.

    • Experience in the Climate Tech or environmental industry.

    • Experience in maintaining a design system and working with UI libraries such as Ant Design or similar

  • Location: Remote, with flexibility for occasional in-person meetings or team gatherings as needed.

Why Join Waterplan?

  • Impactful Mission: Contribute to a meaningful cause with a clear vision of fostering a water-secure future.

  • Dynamic Team: Work alongside a talented and passionate team dedicated to making a difference.

  • Growth Opportunity: Be at the forefront of our industry's growth, shaping the future of water security and sustainability.

  • Culture & Values: Enjoy a remote working environment with unlimited PTO, rooted in our core values of Long-Term Thinking, Iterative Excellence, Thoughtful Discussion, Making Others Successful, and Guided by Nature.

  • Diversity & Inclusion: Thrive in a workplace that champions diversity and inclusivity at every step of our journey.

If you're ready to join a transformative division at a groundbreaking company, then we'd love to get to know you. Apply today and help chart the course to a water-secure world.