mobile digital-media publishing blogging-platforms
San Francisco

Frontend Engineer

As an engineer at Medium, we aspire to craft simple yet powerful systems that enable unrivaled experiences and interactions. We prioritize quick, iterative progress, without losing sight of the big picture or compromising quality. We build best-in-class editors across web and mobile. We develop data processing systems that provide product insight and we build the systems that give voice to ideas and stories across the globe. We take that responsibility seriously and we have a lot of fun along the way. We’re looking for thoughtful engineers with an eye for quality and design to join our team and help grow Medium while keeping it beautiful, fast, and delightful. What will you do? Your role is simple: create the best possible user experience for Medium. At Medium, frontend engineers push the boundaries of what’s possible in web client applications. Medium’s frontend is a single page application written using Node.js, React and GraphQL, so you should be comfortable with these tools.
  • You have 2+ years of Frontend experience.
  • You’re comfortable with Node.js, React, and GraphQL.
  • You are flexible, dedicated, and curious.
  • You believe in the craft of software engineering, but are pragmatic and driven to make a positive change in the world.
  • While you draw inspiration from prior art, you don’t accept the status quo and challenge yourself to come up with one-of-a-kind solutions.
  • You respectfully challenge your peers, and welcome being challenged.
  • You are passionate about learning, and want to help us learn too.
  • Work with this stack