Contract React Developer - Web Services

We are looking for a seasoned React front-end developer who would be passionate about building reusable UI components. You will be a part of a global team realising a vision to build the next generation of application development powered by GraphQL. Hasura is focused on making data access fast, secure & scalable; so that developer teams or API consumers can immediately get productive. We want to get to a world where data delivery is just another piece of infrastructure.

Brief Overview:

We seek a mid-senior to senior React front-end developer who deeply cares about building UI components with quality and craftsmanship. This role requires you to understand the gimmicks of building components that are highly responsive and reusable.

Your primary role will be to build our new design system from scratch, which will be used across multiple applications across Hasura. This design system will form the basis for our in-house CMS to be built and would be used to power our main website and all related micro-sites like the Swag Store.

Contract Tenure:

This role is intended initially for a six-month contract with the possibility of extending to a permanent position. You are welcome to work from our Bangalore office or any location in India remotely.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Closely work with our design team to understand the requirements around the design system

  • Setup the tooling and distribution for reusable components

  • Ensure the components are built to meet the international accessibility standards

  • Build sample applications based on this new design system

  • Work with the marketing team to build Newsletter templates

  • Test the UI components and newsletters across multiple browsers and devices to ensure compatibility

  • Understanding engineering metrics and seeking to improve them

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of work experience as a front-end engineer

  • In-depth experience with HTML/CSS/Javascript and React/Gatsby/NextJs

  • Some production experience with functional, typed languages/tools for frontend development (even side projects are good!)

  • Experience and comfort working in a collaborative environment like Slack, GitHub etc

  • Interest in making an impact and thriving in small, collaborative, energetic teams

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Experience managing stakeholders from various functions like marketing/design/growth

Bonus points:

  • Knowledge of GraphQL/Hasura

  • Experience with unit testing frameworks like Jest and end-to-end testing with Cypress

  • Compatibility testing of newsletters across multiple email clients

  • Good understanding of SEO best practices for frontend

  • Design & UX Experience

Location:

India (Remote/Bangalore): we have an office in Bangalore, and if you're based in Bangalore, you can choose to work out of our office.

Working at Hasura:

At Hasura, we help developers go from zero to fully fledged modern apps, blazing fast. Through your work at Hasura, you will have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on both how Hasura is built as well as the larger developer ecosystem.
As a team, we take a lot of pride in our work. We obsess over the developer experience, and our first priority as a company will always be to make things easier for our users.

Perks of working at Hasura:

  • Remote & Hybrid Work Environment: Our team is spread across 18 countries and we’re a remote workforce. We have office spaces in San Francisco and Bangalore for those who want to catch up for high-bandwidth discussions over a whiteboards and snacks!

  • Self-care Fridays: We have the second Friday of every month off - so we always have at least one long weekend to recharge and spend time taking care of ourselves.

  • Equipment and learning allowance: We have a $2500 laptop budget and generous yearly equipment and learning budgets.

  • Donation Matching: We have a donation matching fund of USD 20,000 / year to match employee donations to global organizations working towards equality & equity.

  • Yearly offsites: Regular off-sites to meet your team members and colleagues for fun and work - with at-least one annual full company gathering! (Pandemic permitting :P)

  • Flexible timings & PTO: Pick work hours that suit you the best! Ensure that you have effective overlaps with your team members as required, and choose the time and place of work that brings out the best in you.  

We are on a mission to making developing modern apps and faster APIs a cake walk, and we can’t wait to have you onboard with us! We welcome any questions during the interview process that you may have about our culture, the kind of work we do and the process we employ to make it all come together.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination of any kind.

Applying:

We'd love to hear from you. Even if you don't fulfill 100% of the above requirements or are unsure whether this would be the right fit, please apply to us with your questions.

About Hasura:

Hasura is a venture-backed open-source technology company that makes your data instantly accessible over a real-time GraphQL API, so you can build and ship modern apps and APIs faster. Hasura connects to your databases, REST servers, GraphQL servers and third party APIs (eg: Stripe, Salesforce) and provides a unified API across all your data sources.

Hasura Cloud is a highly available, hosted API-as-a-Service, managed entirely by Hasura. It removes the additional ops overhead and takes care of availability and scaling with elegance.

We are a globally distributed team, with offices in San Francisco & Bangalore.

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