Senior Frontend Engineer

Sysdig Cloud

Sysdig is looking for dynamic, creative, ambitious, and hardworking frontend engineers to help lead the development of our user interface and user experience. In our twoyears of existence, Sysdig has become the leading monitoring and visibilitycompany in the red-hot container space, and one of the first companies tosuccessfully monetize the container market. Sysdig has brought to market boththe open source troubleshooting tool, sysdig (100K's of users), and our popularcommercial SaaS offering, Sysdig Cloud, the first and only container-nativemonitoring solution. Sysdig Cloud's user interface has been widely praised inthe market for its unique, realtime topologies and datavisualizations.

Would you like to build powerful andbeautiful data visualizations centered around joyful user experiences? Wouldyou like to help enable smooth user interactions with containers,microservices, and the next generation of infrastructure technology? We arelooking for web developers with a passion for building simple, intuitiveinterfaces for navigating complex sets of information. You will join our teamto work with the latest web technologies to deliver new features andimprovements on daily basis. Sysdig is a high growth startup, and there will besignificant growth opportunities for this position. Compensation, title, andresponsibilities will be adjusted according to candidate experience.

Why Sysdig?

  • We constantly push the limit to improve the user experience

  • We deal with the hottest technologies

  • Unique culture of user satisfaction and getting shit done

  • Remote-working culture -- no matter where you are, we can make it work

Your Role and Responsibilities

  • Build awesome interfaces that Sysdig users love to work with!

  • Collaborate with our product and design teams to define feature specifications and timelines

  • Define solutions to user problems and help set priorities

  • Design, prototype and develop solutions

  • Build high-performance, scalable and maintainable user interfaces using the latest web technologies

  • Keep up-to-date with the constantly evolving web development world and engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures

  • Work with our operations team to improve the architecture while building and scaling front end services


  • Proficiency and experience writing modern web applications

  • Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript (ES5 and ES6), WebSockets, HTTP

  • Experience with React and/or Ember.js, jQuery, d3.js, SVG

  • Experience with web application testing (from Qunit to Mocha and PhantomJS)

  • 2-5 years work experience (Frontend Eng) / 5+ years experience (Senior Frontend Eng)

  • Experience with UI design patterns, security, performance and usability

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in computer science or equivalent

  • Startup / entrepreneurial experience is a plus