Senior UI Engineer in Remote

19 days ago
Carbon Analytics
Senior Level
Full Time
Anywhere (100% Remote)
Job purpose: Join as our third engineer on our small but quickly growing team to advance our mission to solve climate change by helping businesses of all sizes lead the way on addressing this critical issue. Work with our product and engineering teams to increase usability, style and utility of our platform for accounting integrated carbon assessment. Use your skills for simple, scalable code and clean implementation to help drive growth in our platform and positive impact for our planet’s climate!

Job duties and responsibilities:
  • Develop new user-facing features
    Build reusable code and libraries for future use
    Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
    Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
    Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
    Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Required qualifications:
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
    Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
    Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and modern JavaScript frameworks 
    Good understanding of Angular 2+ 
    Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and  AJAX
    Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git / Mercurial / SVN
    A bias towards taking imperfect proposals and making them better, rather than saying they can’t be done

Preferred qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience building SaaS based business or consumer financial tools
    Demonstrated experience implementing data visualization tools and libraries
    Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
    Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.
    Experience or passion for environmental impact

Work Location: Fully remote work. We currently have a presence in San Francisco, London, East Coast US and Medellin, Colombia.

Carbon Analytics: is a US based data technology company that has built an automated, accounting integrated, carbon footprint platform for businesses. Carbon Analytics’ data engine improves with each additional customer and the company’s goal is the buildout of a worldwide extra-financial information infrastructure. Founded at Oxford University and based on research funded by the UK and EU governments, the company counts customers including Shell, China Airlines, Hain Celestial, Japan Airlines, Natural Capital Partners, Nurture Brands and many more - and has earned trust both as a direct solution provider and as a data technology solutions partner supporting other businesses selling into the space.