Senior Ember Developer

Posted Jul 21

DockYard is hiring an experienced Senior Ember Developer who is passionate about web technologies and has experience designing complex frontend architectures using Ember.js.

Who We Are

DockYard is a digital product consultancy specializing in production-ready apps. DockYard offers a range of consulting services with capabilities in product planning, design, user experience (UX), full-stack engineering, and QA. Over the last decade, the company has solved complex product challenges for visionary brands like Netflix, Apple, Nasdaq, and Harvard. 

We’re honored to have been included on guides ranging from Inc 5000 (2020, 2019) to Fast Company’s Best Places to Work for Innovators (2020) amongst others.

The Role

The Senior Ember Developer will collaborate with designers, HTML & CSS specialists, other engineers, stakeholders, and clients to understand business goals, analyze requirements, formulate solutions, and ensure the successful execution and delivery of the end product.   

The ideal candidate is a champion for diversity and inclusion, is self-driven, team-oriented, passionate about web technologies and industry best practices, and has experience designing complex frontend architectures using Ember.js.

Responsibilities

  • Work independently or with other engineers to develop user experience-focused web applications, or provide support for existing systems
  • Have the ability to work on multiple parts of a web application, from the database to the front end
  • Collaborate with designers, HTML & CSS specialists, other engineers, stakeholders, and clients to understand business goals, analyze requirements, formulate solutions, and ensure the successful execution and delivery of the end product
  • Assist in scoping, estimating, and planning of projects
  • Participate in code review, pairing, and other forms of knowledge sharing
  • Some travel required
  • Tier 2 support of production applications may be required on some projects

Must Haves

  • Experience developing single page applications with Ember.js
  • Experience developing in Ruby on Rails
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Understanding of best practices for web development and software design

Nice To Haves

  • Experience developing in Ruby on Rails
  • Previous remote working experience
  • Prior client services, consulting, or freelancing experience
  • Experience working with external APIs and microservices

Perks & Benefits

  • We are a distributed company. 
  • Company provided Apple laptop
  • 100% company paid Medical plan option for you and your family
  • 100% company paid Dental, Vision, Life, and AD&D
  • 401k with employer match
  • Annual stipend for books, conferences, and trainings
  • Generous paid time off
  • Company Retreats

Employment Type

Full-time Exempt 

Level

Senior-Level

Location

Remote (U.S. based only)

DockYard is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, personal appearance, pregnancy, family responsibilities, matriculation, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.