Urban Ladder is an online retailer of furniture and home goods selling products primarily under its own brand.
Role: Web Developer
Experience: 2+ year
Education: Bachelors or Masters In Engg.
Urban Ladder is a leading online furniture company that aims to provide a curated destination for home solutions, to help the Urban Indian build well-furnished, beautiful homes.
Urban Ladder is backed by top tier venture capital firms Steadview Capital, SAIF Partners and Kalaari Capital and Sequoia Capital. Mr. Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons has also made a personal investment in Urban Ladder.
Our tech platform is hosted on AWS and built on ROR, React, Node.js, Java, Golang, Mysql, Mongodb. We are adherrents of microservices architecture and proponents of open source. We believe in mastery of our craft and encourage both deep expertise in a specific stack or technology and / or full stack development.
We have successfully transitioned our mWeb platform to React, Node.js and are in the process of doing the same for dWeb.
Primary Skills and Functional Experience:
Proficient in React, Node.js or equivalent
Strong analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
Strong ability and eagerness to quickly learn new technologies
Deep understanding of front end engineering principles and experience with front end technologies and frameworks
Understanding of major browsers and the special considerations required for each
Desired Skills and Functional Experience:
Knowledge of Cookies, Client side caching, and thread processing a plus
Experience in CSS preprocessors like SASS and LESS is a plus
Experience with responsive design and SEO best practices
Proficient in Bootstrap, Foundation or another web design framework
Experienced with guiding business decisions using A/B testing
Experience with Git
Acumen for mentoring and growing team members
You should apply if:
You are a highly energetic individual with excellent written and communication skills. You are a great team player, but not afraid to question assumptions and take initiative. You love to solve problems and will work closely with other engineering team members. You enjoy interacting with product, design, QA and many other groups to design and develop world class engineering products in an exciting fast-paced environment. You are deeply committed to contributing to open source. Building platforms and features that deliver disproportionate business outcomes and delightful customer experiences excites you.