Front End Engineer at Hims, Finsbury, London, £Competitive Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Jan 03, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Front End Engineer

Hims and Hers is a health and wellness brand built to make healthcare accessible for all, regardless of gender, insurance status, or location. Since launching in November 2017, we 've raised over $200MM in funding and are one of the fastest growing direct-to-consumer brands in history. Our mission is to make it easier for people to gain access to care and treatment for the conditions that impact their day-to-day lives, whether that is finding the right birth control, addressing hair loss or skin care issues, or treating a low libido.

About The Job

This position requires someone with a high degree of organizational skills, technical acumen, and someone who can thrive in a hyper growth environment.

What You 'll Do

    • Collaborate closely with other engineers and become a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team
    • Collaborate with software engineers, product managers, designers, and analysts
    • Work in an environment that supports your individual growth
    • Ensure that our customer 's experience is the very best it can be

Who You Are

    • You are experienced with modern coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
    • You care about the user experience and know how to build user-friendly web applications
    • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design
    • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
    • You have experience working with Backend and UX engineers when building user interfaces
    • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area is helpful

Your Skills

  • React + Redux
  • Redux Saga
  • Experience with:-
    • Legacy codebases
    • The Cypress testing framework
    • Continuous integration patterns
    • RPC infrastructure


hims offers a number of team-wide benefits and perks but if there 's something that 's important to you that 's not on this list, let us know.

    • An opportunity to bust long standing social taboos
    • A competitive day rate
    • The obligatory start up swag
    • Flexible working arrangements, as long as the work gets done
    • Coaching/mentoring budget to help you with your development
    • Full time / part time flexibility

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you 're excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.

Hims is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other basis.