Front End Engineer

  • AlphaPoint
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • May 27, 2018

Job Description

The AlphaPoint team is looking for a talented Front End Engineer to develop and maintain the front end interfaces used with our industry leading blockchain solutions and digital currency exchanges. Our services use html/javascript based front ends to communicate over websocket based APIs with our core applications. We build modular front end display widgets in ReactJS and HTML to interact with these APIs. We are looking for an individual who can deliver rapid, collaborative development in conjunction with our core C# developers to enhance our front end offerings.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Work with JavaScript frameworks (ReactJS and AngularJS) to connect between our APIs and our front end web interfaces.
  • Design and develop new UI modules for our customer facing websites as well as for internal and customer administrative interfaces.
  • Investigate and recommend awesome UI technologies for market data, orders, account management, bank integrations, etc.
  • Recommend system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of various new technologies.
  • Update job knowledge by researching new technologies and software products; experimenting with new tools and technologies.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Display strong capabilities during an interview in: JavaScript, ReactJS, HTML5 and CSS3.
  • At least 2 years of experience with Websockets and streaming data.
  • UX or Visual Design capabilities a plus but not a requirement.

Preferred Additional Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of experience working within UX or Visual Design.
  • Knowledge and excitement for Bitcoin, Blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
  • Display knowledge of object-oriented design and secure coding practices.

The Company reserves the right to modify the duties and responsibilities associated with this position at any time, at its discretion.

About AlphaPoint

AlphaPoint is a financial technology company that powers digital asset networks and provides institutions blockchain-enabled solutions to store, track, and trade digital assets. Its secure, scalable, and customizable platform enables customers to deploy blockchain technology to innovate, differentiate, and transform their businesses. AlphaPoint powers digital asset exchanges on 5 continents and is led by a seasoned team with a combined 400+ years in financial technology. AlphaPoint has offices in New York City, Charlotte, Philadelphia, and San Francisco.