Sr. Frontend Engineer, Growth at Noom (Greater NYC Area, NY)
Noom Inc. is a leader in mobile health coaching. We combine the power of technology with the empathy of real human coaches to deliver successful behavior change. Our direct-to-consumer mobile applications have reached more than 45 million users worldwide-- and counting. We’ve leveraged our behavior change platform to incorporate the CDC’s Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), and have expanded to programs for diabetes management, pre-hypertension, and hypertension. Our Engineering team is at the forefront of this challenge, solving complex technical problems that center around habits, behavior, and lifestyle.
What You’ll Be Doing:
- Our team runs experiments at an extremely fast cadence. We value learning extremely quickly. You will be collaborating with us to hypothesize, build, run and analyze experiments to help our users better engage with our product.
- Due to our quick experiment cadence, we’ve built a system in-house named Meristem which we use to run experiments. You will be working to add new features to this system as well as ensure it is solid and reliable.
- Working with our team to improve our React client, building new features, refactoring legacy code, and working to structure our application to improve our experimentation capabilities.
What We Need:
- 4+ years of experience building websites using modern frameworks such as React, Vue.js, or Angular.
- Experience with at least one CSS preprocessor (Sass, Less, Stylus, etc).
- Deep knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, modern browser APIs.
- Experience working on an agile software development team.
- Strong experience with Git, Github and the Git branching model.
- An active interest in experimentation on the web, running A/B or multi-arm bandit experiments.
- Ability to deliver on significant team objectives with minimal input from leadership.
- An interest in mentoring and developing junior engineers within the team.
What We’d Like:
- Knowledge of a backend language (Node, TypeScript, Python, PHP, Java, etc) and backend framework is a plus.
- Experience with Redux, Redux-Thunk, and React-router is a plus.
- Experience with A/B testing is a plus.
- Experience solving medium to large scale problems independently
- Experience with identifying and eliminating bottlenecks for the team
What Makes This Job Amazing:
- Consistent and frequent 1:1s with your manager and tech leads to provide feedback and to help you grow as an engineer.
- You’ll have opportunities to work on high impact projects. The Growth team is a major part of Noom’s success and is at the forefront of innovation within the company.
- Experimentation is at the core of Noom’s culture, and we’re not afraid of failing fast and benefitting from the educational experience. Have an idea? Let’s prioritize it and run an experiment to see if it's worth pursuing.
- Your work helps millions of people to live a healthier life. We pride ourselves on working hard to understand our users in order to help them reach their goals.
- You’ll experience personal and professional growth opportunities: we’ll cover the cost of books, courses, conferences, mentors… you name it!
This position is either Remote or at our New York City headquarters.