SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER, WEB at Quid
San Francisco, CA, US

Position Overview

Quid builds software that augments human intelligence. We’re defining a new market by pioneering technology that helps strategic thinkers make decisions in a fraction of the time. Quid algorithms reveal patterns in large, unstructured datasets which may be shared as beautiful, actionable visualizations.

Our mission: Quid is a research platform that inspires full-picture thinking by drawing connections across massive amounts of written content.

Take a brief tour of Quid’s UI and see our product in action:

    What are diabetes patients really saying?
    What can banks do to improve customer happiness?
    What technologies are shaping the future of online video?
    What should hotels focus on first?

Quid is seeking a highly-qualified Senior Web Engineer to take responsibility for the innovation and enhancements to Quid Pro, our premier offering used by researchers to analyze and visualize any subject using Quid’s built-in databases or customer-provided data. In this role, you will own end-to-end solutions development, design and develop solutions, test proposed solutions for effectiveness, and present proposed solutions for approval. Your work is largely self-directed with guidance from product, designers, data scientists, and higher-level leadership. You can take work from a product request, through design, development, testing and finally to production with no oversight. You help train engineers on all aspects of software development at Quid.
The Opportunity

    Work with a passionate team on a product that enables researchers to understand the world
    Write clear and testable JavaScript across the stack in a varied tool chain that includes React, Redux, MobX, Webpack, Flow, Jest, and Node
    Evaluate new tools, libraries and frameworks and make recommendations
    Lead multiple releases per week leveraging Quid’s rapid development and deployment capability
    Participate in code reviews and provide feedback to other developers to maintain a quality codebase
    Work with product managers to scope and plan the effort of a project to ensure proper resource planning and alignment between teams
    Collaborate across UX design, product management, data science, platform, and infrastructure engineering to constantly improve the product experience and provide user value
    Support a thoughtful, diverse and collaborative company culture while enjoying perks that matter: unlimited PTO, regular free meals, flexible hours, and more!
    Contribute to Quid's open source projects and engineering blog to demonstrate Quid's commitment to the technical community.

Your Qualifications

    4+ years building professional-grade software
    Designed and implemented scalable applications using any of the following: React, Node.js, end-to-end testing, functional programming, databases, Docker, GraphQL, or the Flux design pattern (e.g. React Hooks, Redux, Relay, MobX)
    Demonstrated end-to-end delivery of a large project or product
    Took operational ownership of software, including on-call support
    Have broken down large projects into discrete, sizable epics and stories
    Created technical designs for features or services
    Provided mentorship and guidance to other team members
    Demonstrated application of modern JavaScript and web fundamentals

Please Note: As a company, we take hiring very seriously. Interviewing with Quid may include video and phone interviews, written projects, and/or onsite interviews. Although we are unable to follow-up with each and every applicant, we do our best to run a thorough process with whom we identify a potential fit.

Quid is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.