Senior Javascript Engineer

at MoTek Technologies
Published September 28, 2023
Location San Francisco, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


San Francisco, CA

Inkling is transforming the way business-critical information is shared in enterprises. We provide the most efficient path to communicate knowledge directly from subject matter experts to their end users through an end-to-end cloud content platform. Move beyond PDFs and Powerpoints!

Our platform allows businesses to easily create living, interactive HTML documents, deliver it through a searchable library, access content on any device, and measure its efficiency for continuous improvement.

Inkling is looking for a talented Senior JavaScript Engineer to join the team that builds Habitat. Habitat is a collaborative, web-based WYSIWYG editor that makes it easy for anyone to create beautiful, responsive, interactive HTML5 documents that look great on mobile phones, tablets and computers. Our team puts a ton of energy into making Habitat easier and more delightful to use, making it possible for users to create increasingly sophisticated content, and enabling large teams to collaborate seamlessly as they create HTML5 documents. We make extensive use of Backbone.js, React, Redux, Node as well as modern tooling that allows us to write ES6 code.

Skills And Experience

  • A Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science or significant prior software engineering experience.
  • 4+ years of hands-on experience building JavaScript web applications.
  • A rock solid understanding of the JavaScript language, JavaScript browser APIs, HTML5, and CSS.
  • A strong understanding of both MV* and React/Flux style application architectures.
  • An understanding of design principles that lead to scalable and maintainable application architectures.
  • An understanding of how consume and design RESTful APIs.
  • Experience with JavaScript build tools and test frameworks such as gulp, webpack, babel, jshint, jasmine, and selenium.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to coordinate well with our product, design and other engineering teams.
  • And most importantly, a passion for creating excellent user experiences that our customers will love.

For the right person, this role comes with lots of autonomy and the potential to have a large impact on the product direction we take with Habitat.

Join Our Incredible Team, And Also Enjoy

  • Uncapped PTO (i.e. time away as you need it)
  • Full suite of medical/dental/vision benefits (premiums paid at 80% by Inkling)
  • Catered lunch and snacks served daily (and dinner is on us if you're working late)
  • Monthly wellness reimbursement (or subsidized gym membership at this fancy place)
  • Monthly cell phone/data reimbursement
  • Pre-tax dollar benefits (401(k) program; commuter assistance)
  • Beautiful office in the heart of the Financial District, just a few blocks from Montgomery Bart station (also, we have a roof garden--hello, lunch al fresco!)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability statusJav