LeafLink is the regulated cannabis industry’s largest wholesale marketplace, providing licensed dispensaries the ability to order from their favorite brands, as well as a suite of software tools for those brands to manage and scale their operations.
With over 3,400 retailers and more than 1,200 brands across 22 territories in the US and Canada, we are setting the industry standard for how cannabis businesses grow together. LeafLink annually processes and manages more than $1 billion in wholesale cannabis orders – you can learn more about our history and path to $1B here http://firstbillion.leaflink.com/.
Our team, backed by funding from leading VC’s, is poised to define the cannabis supply chain through technology. LeafLink was named one of Built In NYC’s ‘Best Places to Work in 2019’, as well as one of Fast Company’s ‘Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Enterprise for 2018’, joining the ranks of Amazon, Slack, and VMWare – and we’re just getting started!
LeafLink is seeking a Senior Frontend Engineer to join our New York team who is passionate about working on teams that solve interesting, large-scale problems at a rapid pace. This role will focus on the design, buildout and iteration of LeafLink Financial’s existing and emerging systems, enabling a new (and massive) revenue stream. As a member of our engineering team you will be in a position to have a direct and lasting impact everywhere in the business. Your contribution will be immediate and have positive ripple effects across not just our business, but also the business of each of our customers.
LeafLink is currently gearing up to tackle a large-scale platform overhaul that will strengthen our position as a technical leader within the industry. As such, this role has the opportunity to help shape and grow this new platform, as well as work within new and growing technologies. It’s a very exciting time to join our engineering team!
Ideal candidates for this position should possess a keen mind for solving tough problems with the ideal solution, partnering effectively with various team members along the way. They should be personable, efficient, flexible and communicative, possess a strong desire to implement change, growth, and maturity, and have a passion and love for what they do. This role comes with the opportunity to be a high performer within a department that’s fast-paced, dynamic, and quickly growing in all areas.
Leverage the latest version of our API to refactor various frontend functionality into modern single page Vue.js apps
Lead by example for other members of the team as a dedicated, passionate, and flexible technologist who is constantly looking for the ideal solution to a problem
Work with our UX team to build consistent, responsive, and highly reusable widgets as components throughout our applications.
Optimize the performance of our page loads using best practices where possible
Be involved with critical software design decisions that will have a lasting impact on LeafLink’s platform and products
Keep up to date on modern technologies and trends and advocate for their inclusion within products when it makes sense
Ensure we are cross-browser compatible for all major modern browsers
Work collaboratively with multiple agile teams to help deliver end-to-end products and features, seeing them through from conception to delivery
Be uncompromising in your path to delivery of beautiful UI / UX experiences
Be able to troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve issues quickly and effectively when they arise
Provide technical guidance and help mentor engineering, QA, operations, and product staff to deliver the best possible solutions for the company
Help define, document, evolve, and evangelize high engineering standards and best practices across multiple areas
Move quickly and intelligently – seeing technical debt as your nemesis
5+ years working in rich, complex, and ever-evolving front-end user experiences
Extensive experience working through and solving FinTech-specific problems
Proven track record of practical, thoughtful problem solving
Experience working on high-traffic, international systems
Extensive experience and a deep understanding of CSS, including preprocessors
Experience working in and advocating for agile environments
A strong understanding of financial markets and the UI-specific needs of their consumers
Extensive experience working with highly responsive web applications
Experience working with Vue.js directly a plus
Familiarity with the concept of state-management libraries (Redux, Vuex, Mobx, etc)
Advanced experience with client-side unit testing and associated tools (Jest, Sinon, Chai, etc)
Experience building applications and working with underlying systems that work within fully containerized environments (Docker, Kubernetes) a plus
An active member of the open source and New York tech community a plus
An interest in the cannabis industry and / or the LeafLink brand
Fun office environment
Benefit Matching (medical, dental, vision)
New office in FiDi
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