Lead Software Engineer, Front-End


Glympse® is the pioneer in real-time, temporary location sharing technology. We incorporate location sharing into a wide variety of consumer and business scenarios, providing first-class customer experiences and a robust platform. We’ve partnered with major brands, including Albertsons, TruGreen, AAA, Williams Sonoma, Papa Johns, Rollins, Steelcase, Charter, and more. We’re proud of how our last-mile solutions help brands deliver a smoother, customer-first experience for when people, products, and services are in motion.

As a Lead Front-End Engineer you will maintain existing web applications and launch MVPs using the latest web technologies. You will join a small agile team that provides mentorship, is collaborative, and open to debating technology suggestions.

Day to day you will:

  • Design, code, and test mobile features
  • Implement interactive location-based features using map libraries such as Google Maps
  • Support and develop new products using React
  • Use your creativity to build beautiful intuitive interfaces
  • Add unit tests, integration tests, and extend test automation capabilities
  • Collaborate with Product team and fellow engineers to specify project requirements

What we are looking for:

.      4 + years of web development experience

.      Ability to delegate tasks and maintain architectural vision & software quality

.      Proven experience leading and mentoring Junior developers

.      Ability to turn wireframes into mobile responsive web components

  • Experience with Typescript, React, Redux, and React test frameworks
  • Understanding of browser compatibility issues and limitations
  • Working knowledge of Webpack and modern front-end workflows
  • Knowledge of front-end optimization techniques
  • BS in Computer Science or a related degree, or work history equivalent

 What we offer:

We are a small engineering team that works well together. As an organization, we are customer focused and passionate about building quality software.  We listen closely to what customers tell us they need, and we work to deliver and ensure our platform, applications and services are meetings those needs. We are open to trying new things, whether it’s an improvement to an existing feature or something radically different.  We want to listen and deliver on these ideas. Developers on the team gain experience with best-in-class tools (Go, Python, Docker, Terraform, MongoDB, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Spark, AWS, etc…).

Glympse offices are centrally located in the heart of Capitol Hill with modern space that speaks loudly of our culture: collaborative, fun and committed to creating a diverse and open environment. We have daily standups and weekly company updates by our CEO over catered lunches that allow us to stay connected and be on the pulse of our business and technology. We take time to celebrate successes big and small, so you will often find us at the hot spots in the city celebrating another milestone achieved!

Our salaries are competitive, and we offer a full suite of benefits to choose from.

How to Apply:

Interested in learning more?  Apply with the button below or email your details to jobs@glympse.com.

Glympse is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any individuals based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, disability status or veteran status.

You must be authorized to work for any employer at the time of application.  We are unable to transfer or sponsor H1B visas at this time or work on a C2C basis.


To apply for this job email your details to jobs@glympse.com