Front End Engineer


  • Full Time
  • Montreal

zola Zola

Zola is the fastest growing wedding company in the country.

Zola, one of New York’s fastest growing startups, is seeking a talented, creative, and passionate Front-end Engineer to work on our platform in it’s Montreal Office. Zola is growing rapidly and is constantly pushing the boundaries in technology. We value hard work, an orientation for speed and a passion for developing best-in-class user experiences.

You will work closely across functions, including product, user experience, merchandising, business, marketing, and of course, technology.

Responsibilities:

-Collaborate with tech and product to implement and build a new kind of e-commerce and wedding planning experience
-Design and develop efficient reusable components
-Identify and remedy performance bottlenecks
-Identify and communicate best practices for front-end engineering
-Understand tradeoffs between design and performance

Requirements:

-1+ years of front-end experience preferred, including HTML5, CSS3, Javascript
-Fluency in an established front-end Javascript framework. React or Angular a plus.
-Experience with SEO, webtech, and/or data analytics
-Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility and the ability to debug issues.
-BS and/or MS degree in Computer Science or related technical field preferred
-We are open to including new technologies where and when they make sense and always strive to push the limits of the e-commerce and wedding planning user experience.

About Zola:

Zola is the fastest growing wedding company in the country. We’re reinventing the wedding planning and registry experience to make the happiest moment in our couples’ lives even happier. From engagement to wedding and decorating your first home, Zola is there, combining compassionate customer service with modern tools and technology. All in the service of love.

Headquartered in New York City, our team brings deep experience working on beautiful, award-winning e-commerce sites and mobile apps in past roles at Gilt Groupe, Yahoo, Amazon, J.Crew, Rent The Runway, Goldman Sachs, among many others. In 2017 the Wall Street Journal named Zola a top 25 Tech Company to Watch, and Forbes named Zola a Next Billion-Dollar Startup.

More about the team: https://www.zola.com/about

Recent press: https://www.zola.com/about/press

To apply for this job email your details to aadelman@zola.com.