Senior Front-End Developer
Montage Studio Inc. is an early-stage startup funded by Floodgate Fund and Elevation Partners. Benoit Marchant, Founder & CEO, a 10+ year Apple veteran, has been building a talented and diverse team, attracting talent with experience at Apple, Google, Motorola, Shutterfly, Silicon Graphics and NeXT, including a JS1k winner.
Inspired by the design and philosophy of native platforms, Montage Studio pairs MontageJS, a sophisticated, open-source HTML5 Framework with a dedicated cloud-based interactive authoring environment. As the first true web-native universal SDK, Montage Studio enables web designers and developers to craft powerful, future-proof applications that exceed user expectations, and drive multi-screen engagement.
- Contribute to improving Montage Studio frameworks and authoring applications
- Work closely with back-end server developers to optimize user experience
- Lead or contribute to the development of customer projects
- Provide technical and level-of-effort assessment for customer projects
- Develop amazing proof of concepts and prototypes to win projects
- Translate recurring requirements into reusable Montage solutions
- Evangelize Montage Studio solutions
- Mentor and train team members and partners
Skills & Qualifications
- Strong understanding of client application architecture, including MVC
- Strong discipline to code for reuse, developing reusable UI controls / components
- Strong understanding of browser-based rendering architectures and their challenges
- Strong command of debugging tools to identify and address performance issues
- Experience with animations and motion graphics
- Experience in a customer-facing role
- Meticulous attention to technical, visual details and frame-rate
- Strong teamwork and communication with the ability to work independently
- 5+ years of professional software development experience with most time spent in front-end web development
Nice to haves
- Comfortable managing multiple projects in multiple releases concurrently
- Fluent use of Git
- WebGL/3D development experience
- Experience with Cocoa or Cocoa Touch
- Experience creating software development tools
- Experience providing software development consulting services
- Prior startup experience
1290 Oakmead Parkway, Suite 111, Sunnyvale CA 94085
Type of Employment
This is a full time position. We are open to contracts as well. Remote, or partial remote could be considered but we strongly prefer on-site.
Benefits include medical and dental insurance for employee / family, 401(k) plan and unlimited vacation days.