JavaScript Application Developer

at PassiveLogic
Published March 19, 2023
Location Salt Lake City, UT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


JavaScript Application Developer

Do you dream of working with disruptive technology for a category-defining product? Are you interested in collaborating with the smartest problem-solvers and change-makers in the autonomous building industry? PassiveLogic is looking for an engaged, disciplined, and dedicated JavaScript Application Developer who is driven by the opportunity to create, improve, and fine-tune human-centered user experiences.

What you will be doing:

As the JavaScript Application Developer, you will play a meaningful role in one of our User Software Application teams that enables users to design, build, operate, manage, and maintain their autonomous systems.


* Build native-quality software for multi-platform deployment
* Develop UI features and components in our JavaScript/TypeScript code base
* Build data visualization interfaces and experiences for a cutting-edge physics-based autonomous platform
* Build highly functional and interactive tools for integrators & engineers
* Build tools for analyzing and exploring large real-time data set

About PassiveLogic

PassiveLogic is disrupting the world of automation with the first generalized platform for autonomy. Our first application for autonomy is buildings - the largest and most complex controlled infrastructure in the economy. Our culture is built on bringing together the most talented engineers, thinkers, and creatives - backed by the world's leading investors - working collaboratively together to build the future we envision.

PassiveLogic's infinitely configurable platform enables users to design their own custom autonomous systems. We've reinvented the fundamental principles of automation to replace legacy control logic with real-time control decisions at the edge, reducing the world's carbon footprint, while paving the way for the future of smart cities. We are looking for team members who have a passion for technology and want to work on real-world solutions to some of the toughest problems.

You must have:

* B.S. in Computer Science or related field
* 3+ years experience in software development
* Experience with OO and MVC design patterns
* Strong programming skills (e.g. JavaScript, TypeScript, C#, Swift, etc)
* Ability to contribute individually, architecturally, and in group/pair programming
* Demonstrated capabilities to design and implement modern Web applications
* A passion for crafting sophisticated user experiences
* A collaborative, interpersonal communication style - you're an extraordinary teammate!
* Excellent oral and written communication skills with a keen sense of the user experience
* Ability to participate in a feedback-based work process to guide improvements and drive growth

You should have:

* Passion for developing cutting edge user interfaces and experiences
* Strong experience with JavaScript frameworks (e.g. React/Angular/Ember, etc)
* Experience with distributed applications
* Experience with reactive and data-driven system architectures
* Strong interest in data visualization methods
* Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
* Commitment to keeping up with and implementing the best practices
* A meticulous, detail-focused work ethic while keeping the end-goal in mind
* An open and flexible mindset, willing to learn and adapt to a dynamic work environment

It's helpful to have:

* Fundamentals of human-computer interaction design
* Experience with relational databases, PostgreSQL
* Experience with SVG programming (SVG.js, Snap.js, etc)
* Experience with 3D programming (Three, etc)
* Data synchronization skills e.g. Apollo client,
* A background in WASM

Compensation, Perks, & Benefits for the JavaScript Application Developer:

* Competitive compensation
* Equity share
* Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, FSA, HSA, Disability, and Term Life Insurance
* Flex PTO
* Well-stocked break room snacks and catered lunch Monday through Friday
* Free ski passes (We are at the base of Big Cottonwood Canyon)
* Free National Park passes
* We push our performance personally as well as professionally, and we do respect flexible hours around well-earned powder days

To apply for this JavaScript Application Developer position:

* A cover letter telling us why you're the perfect candidate for PassiveLogic
* A resume
* Extra mile - include a description of a project (of any type) you personally created, devised, built, managed, organized, or designed that was of your own self-initiative

We are looking for practitioners who are passionate about understanding people, committed to lifelong learning, and driven by the love of what they do. We know there are candidates who might not fit everything we've described above, or who might have experience and skills we haven't considered. If that's you, please apply.

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity, inclusion, and belonging are woven into our values and everything we do. We welcome all - come as you are and bring your whole self. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity every day by maintaining a safe and inclusive environment for our employees at every stage of their careers.

Legal Notice

Unsolicited resumes sent to PassiveLogic, including unsolicited resumes sent to PassiveLogic business mailing address, email address, or directly to PassiveLogic employees, will be considered PassiveLogic property. PassiveLogic will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.