Senior Frontend Engineer - Commerce

  • Coinbase
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Nov 07, 2018

Job Description

Back To All Jobs Senior Frontend Engineer - Commerce
San Francisco, CA

Our vision is to bring more innovation, efficiency, and equality of opportunity to the world by building an open financial system. Our first step on that journey is making digital currency accessible and approachable for everyone. Two principles guide our efforts. First, be the most trusted company in our domain. Second, create user-focused products that are easier and more delightful to use.

Coinbase Commerce's mission to m ake accepting cryptocurrency easy for everyone . Our product makes it extremely simple for anyone in the world who wants to start a business to accept cryptocurrency payments. We believe that with time, cryptocurrency will power most of the online commerce and we are working towards making that vision a reality.

As a Senior Frontend Engineer at Coinbase Commerce, you will be responsible for building a world-class product for businesses around the world. You will get to work at the intersection of design, frontend engineering, cryptocurrencies and security. We are a small, autonomous team and you will have a lot of ownership over the product and a substantial impact on our success.

We take continuous learning to heart - every day in our world brings new ideas and opportunities. We take personal ownership of our mission and truly believe we will deliver on it. We value positive energy, and clear communication and are committed to building an inclusive environment for people from every background.

  • Work with Coinbase Commerce's product manager, engineers, and Coinbase senior leadership to turn our vision into a reality
  • Build a reliable, secure, and user-friendly product for millions of online businesses
  • Contribute to the product and engineering roadmap by proactively identifying areas to focus on
  • Add positive energy in every meeting or interaction with your coworkers - it's one of the things that makes Coinbase a great place to work at

  • 4+ years of experience in software engineering
  • Specific working knowledge/expertise in JavaScript/HTML/CSS
  • Strong UX and design sensibilities, and a desire to sweat the small stuff
  • Experience with React and other modern web technologies
  • You write high quality, well tested code to meet the needs of your customers
  • You've designed, built, scaled and maintained production services
  • You're passionate about building an open financial system that brings the world together

Bonus Points
  • You're staying on top of modern JavaScript and frontend best practices
  • You've worked on front-end teams in the finance or security space
  • Crypto knowledge and/or curiosity

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Coinbase does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with San Francisco's Fair Chance Ordinance and similar local laws.