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Full Stack Web Engineer

| Greater NYC Area

About Foursquare:
Since our inception in 2009, Foursquare has been a leading force in changing how location information enriches our real-world and digital lives. As a location intelligence company, Foursquare is comprised of two well-known consumer apps, Foursquare and Swarm, as well as thriving media and enterprise products. Our B2B offerings include Places (for developers), Pinpoint and Attribution (for marketers), and Place Insights (for analysts, based on the world's largest foot traffic panel). With more than 200 people across our offices in New York, San Francisco, and in sales offices around the globe, we’re dedicated to our trailblazing mission—enriching consumer experiences and informing business decisions with location intelligence.

About our Engineering Team:

Web Engineering at Foursquare is comprised of a global team responsible for all of our internal and externally facing web properties. Our engineers play a key role in product development, from concept to launch while also building out our bleeding edge core infrastructure. Engineers regularly work with all areas within Foursquare as we continue to scale up our SaaS web products. We push updates to our websites almost every day so it won't take long to get your work out in front of our millions of users.

You should be comfortable leading initiatives, mentoring peers while maintaining a passion to learn new skills on a bleeding edge platform. We use a variety of tools, technologies, and languages to build software including ES6 JavaScript, React, Redux, Webpack, MongoDB and Scala.

Qualifications:

    • Proven experience in building software for fast growing web or mobile products
    • 5+ years of extensive JavaScript development, building highly interactive web apps using frameworks such as React/Redux (preferred), Angular, or Vue.js
    • Solid foundation in computer science fundamentals with sound knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and system design
    • Experience with Java or other object-oriented programming language or, even better, experience and/or interest in functional languages like Scala
    • Comfortable in a small and fast-paced startup environment

Foursquare is proud to foster an inclusive environment that is free from discrimination. We strongly believe in order to build the best products, we need a diversity of perspectives and backgrounds. This leads to a more delightful experience for our users and team members. We value listening to every voice and we encourage everyone to come be a part of building a company and products we love.

Foursquare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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