Principal Front End Engineer

About Us

Kaleido, located in Raleigh NC, is a rapidly growing tech start-up. Kaleido makes blockchain and digital assets radically simple for organizations to adopt so that businesses and society can benefit from decentralized technologies.Our mission is to help enterprises reinvent how their ecosystems share data, collaborate, and transact. Kaleido has been driving blockchain in the enterprise since the technology’s very inception.

At Kaleido, you'll be working on the cutting edge of blockchain and web3 technologies. We are one of the fastest-growing, highest rated tech companies in the blockchain and digital assets space worldwide. Kaleido powers the top blockchain networks and solutions globally and has been featured in WRAL Startup Unicorns, Forbes, CNBC, and many other news outlets. Kaleido received its initial investment from one of the co-founders of Ethereum. Last year the Kaleido team open-sourced its learnings & code from  more than a half decade in the blockchain space and is helping drive this major new open source community called Hyperledger FireFly.

The Role

Kaleido is growing rapidly and seeking a Principal Front End Engineer with a passion for enterprise blockchain software and systems stability, security and operational efficiency. If this describes you and you are able to thrive in a fast paced, high-growth, and dynamic environment. You have an interest and/or SaaS based experience in cloud services, devops, and the developer experience - you are passionate about the needs of users in relation to these areas.

Responsibilities

  • Drive and own modern Front End methodology and practice throughout the team.
  • Champion and deliver great user experience Work with close cross-functional alignment with designers, fellow engineers, and the product and business stakeholders.
  • Move fast on a SaaS product as part of a platform team that practices rapid iteration and continuous delivery.
  • Plan, architect and develop technical direction of Front End technology and component stack.
  • Use leading technologies and the right tools for the right job.
  • Write readable, maintainable code that is built to scale.
  • Stay up-to-date on technical options and help select the right technology for each task.
  • Mentor fellow engineers and review code.

Skill Set

  • Deep experience with React and GraphQL.
  • Strong engineering fundamentals.
  • B.S. or M.S in Comp Sci and/or 7+ years of industry experience.
  • Experience building large scale applications to production.
  • Fluent in test automation and continuous integration.
  • Strong desire to constantly improve development processes.
  • Blockchain experience is a plus, but not required (we will train you!)

What We’re Looking For

  • Strong sense of ownership and pride in the code you write.
  • A strong engineer, coder and someone who can lead by example.
  • Someone who takes initiative and successfully collaborates with all parts of the organization. You will be part of a small team that is focused on getting things done.
  • Comfortable with fluid requirements and ability to pivot easily.
  • Passionate about building products that users will love.

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with Grafana or similar real-time dashboards and analytics UI
  • Experience with AWS and various data and analytics services available via AWS

Apply For
Principal Front End Engineer
Full Time | Raleigh, NC

Recruitment Process

Step 1
Recruiter Interview
Step 2
Manager Interview
Step 3
Make a Project
Step 4
Playback & Team Interview
Step 5
Founder Conversation
Beyond a stellar work environment, friendly people, and inspiring work. We also have excellent benefits and perks.

Benefits

Make an Impact

We move fast, put innovative SaaS product into our customers’ hands, and iterate and learn as they scale their ecosystems.

Equity

Ownership in a #1 rated platform and the trusted choice of Global Fortune 50 companies and leading organizations worldwide has its perks!

Collaborative Teams

Our collaborative culture is focused on putting people first, reflected by how we work together & build products as a flat team with open participation.

Health Coverage & 401k

We offer medical, dental, and vision coverage along with 401K contributions.

Flexible Vacation Policy

We believe hard work & creativity should be rewarded - so we have an open paid-time-off policy. When you need some time off, just let us know, then go!

Downtown Raleigh Location

Located in the heart of the city, and enjoy Raleigh Founded membership perks, an innovative community with 400+ companies and 1000+ members.

Kaleido is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and deeply values diversity. We strive to create an inclusive environment for the diverse cultures, perspectives, and experiences in our workforce.

Interested in Joining Our Team?

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