Senior Software Engineer (Web)

at BitMEX (view profile)
Location San Francisco, CA, United States
Date Posted August 8, 2019
Category Engineering, Software Development
Job Type Office · Full time


As a Senior React Engineer, you are an engineer with experience in design and implementation of fast, real-time web applications. The BitMEX UI is written with React.JS and carefully tuned for performance. If you're right for this role, you should understand how common JITs work, have an interest in new technology, have significant professional experience with React and a passion to grow as an engineer on this platform.

We develop with the latest tools with a strongly-typed development environment targeting modern browsers only. Forget everything you know about IE.


  • Development of the BitMEX Web Frontend and React Native components
  • New feature design and implementation, bug fixing, and performance tuning
  • Working closely with the API and Engine teams to integrate new features and unique consumer-facing products
  • Mentoring other engineers on coding practices, design philosophies, and engineering craft
  • Exploring and evaluating new stack components and architecture ideas as necessary
  • Regularly reviewing code

Required skills and qualifications

  • Intimate experience with JS and JS performance characteristics
  • Experience with NodeJS, React, and Flux architecture
  • Experience with Jest, Flow, Webpack, Make, and Sass a plus
  • Experience making complex, data-driven products accessible to consumers
  • Ability to simultaneously develop several products and concepts in development
  • Familiarity with current UX trends and curiosity for new UX concepts (conversational UI, etc)

Local candidates only. We cannot accept remote applicants at this time. 

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