Frontend Engineer
OkCupid - New York, NY

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Do you want to work on a product that truly improves people ’s lives? Do you want to work on a small team with exceptionally talented people? We ’re looking for an experienced Frontend Engineer to join the OkCupid Product Team in New York City. As a Frontend Engineer, you ’ll be responsible for building the interface that millions use to meet new people.

You ’ll play a key role in developing and optimizing new and existing features on the OkCupid site. What you ’ll do Write straightforward, maintainable code in HTML, CSS, and Javascript Work with smart, collaborative people who are passionate about online dating Have a big impact in our product ’s direction Think up and execute new features and improve existing ones In short, help us make OkCupid the best way to meet people What you need to land an interview Experience working in a collaborative development environment (if you ’re from another high-traffic site, even better!) Serious knowledge of Javascript You dream in CSS and you know all of the tricks (the IE-saving ones too) Basic familiarity with the UNIX command line Experience with SVN or Git What we ’re expecting You use OkCupid (or have in the past) and love the product You ’re a highly technical problem-solver, but you appreciate and understand great design You love building great products that millions of people can use You ’re meticulous, but still able to iterate quickly You have a portfolio (which you probably built yourself) of projects you ’ve worked on (some of which are self-started)