Warby Parker is on the lookout for a thoughtful Front-end Developer to join our 60+ person Technology team and help engineer our consumer-facing site into the best possible brand experience it can be. As a member of this cross-functional team, you’ll work alongside our Product Strategy and Experience Design teams, plus graphic designers and other developers, to build high-quality webpages for our customers to shop our latest and greatest eyeglasses and sunglasses. (You can peep one of our favorite past collection landing pages here.) Sound like your cup of tea? Keep reading!
What you'll do:
  • Work with our designers to transform Sketch and Photoshop files into beautiful, fast, and efficient landing pages that showcase our eyewear collections—all while keeping our users top of mind

  • Provide real-time feedback on the technical feasibility of designs

  • Contribute to our web stack—from static HTML and CSS to our universal React front end to our Python back end

  • Create and maintain reusable JS and CSS libraries and components for use throughout our site

  • Assist the Brand and E-commerce teams with other front-end development requests

Who you are:
  • Equipped with 1–3 years of experience writing both hand-coded and framework-assisted JavaScript, CSS, and HTML

  • Skilled at using modern CSS layout solutions, like Flexbox or CSS Grid

  • A clear, friendly, and open-minded communicator (over email, in person, via carrier pigeon!)

  • An honest and autonomous problem solver who can learn ambiguous new domains quickly and also know when to ask for help

  • A sharp-as-a-tack, organized worker who’s able to prioritize and meet deadlines

  • Passionate about what makes for a good user experience and knowledgeable of the technical specifics it takes to build one

  • Backed by a track record of successfully building responsive sites

  • Comfortable working within Sketch or Photoshop

Extra credit:
  • Proficiency in React, Backbone.js, or other modern client-side frameworks

  • Back-end knowledge of building RESTful APIs

  • Experience deploying website A/B testing or personalization