Job Description: Front End Developer

 

HData is seeking to hire a front-end developer to help lead the continued development of the HData RegTech platform. In this role, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality, efficient, and scalable front-end code that will elevate HData’s software to the next level.

HData delivers a technology platform that makes it easy for anyone in the U.S. energy industry to file, explore, analyze, and leverage regulatory data. With AI and automation, analysts can easily and accurately uncover the decision-making data they need in seconds instead of spending days sifting through thousands of pages of regulatory filings. 

HData, a Techstars company based in Birmingham, AL, is open to working with qualified employees fully remotely, regardless of their location within the United States. Anticipate minimal travel, with fewer than a handful of yearly trips for team meetings.

 

LOCATION:

Remote

YOU’LL THRIVE HERE IF YOU:

  • You conduct yourself with honesty, integrity, and respect in all your interactions, aligning with HData’s Core Values

  • You can operate in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • You can build partnerships that move our business forward

  • You build code that is simple, understandable, and clean

  • You see feedback or failure as motivation to learn and grow

  • You believe data-driven decision-making is the norm

 

RESPONSIBILITIES YOU’LL HAVE:

  • Own the implementation of significant portions of product development

  • Maintain and enhance existing web applications

  • Coordinate with engineers to integrate backend API’s

  • Work closely with our UX and Product Management teams to define and build the optimal user experience for our customers

  • Develop technical specifications, documentation, and assistance tools

  • Keep an eye on industry standards and best practices

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS ROLE:

  • 3+ years of experience building successful web applications in production

  • Deep knowledge and understanding of client-side architecture and experience in building  highly-performant web applications

  • Proficient in HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript

  • Proficient in React

  • Experience using CSS preprocessors such as SASS or LESS

  • Experience using build tools such as Webpack, or Gulp

  • Experience with RESTful APIs and backend technologies

  • Proficient with Git

  • Knowledge of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them

  • Good understanding of scalability design principles

  • Understanding of principles for user experience and accessibility

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Self-starter with strong motivation and execution capabilities

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Team player

 

NICE-TO-HAVES:

  • Experience using AWS

  • Experience with Next.js

  • Experience with Typescript

  • Experience with Angular

  • Experience with Node.js

  • Experience with Jest

  • Experience building data visualizations using libraries such as d3.js

 

PREFERENCE TO THOSE WHO:

  • Worked in an energy, government, or financial compliance environment

  • Have experience working in a startup environment

 

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits

  • Performance Bonus

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • 401k Matching

  • Equity Benefit Package

  • Remote, Hybrid, & In-Office Friendly

  • Flexible PTO

  • Relocation Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Assortments of Discounts, Perks, and Deals

HData is committed to promoting equality, inclusion, and diversity. We’re an equal-opportunity employer of the brightest minds we can find — regardless of race, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, or identity.

If you’re interested in joining us, send a note to hiring@hdata.us!