Front-End Architect



Software Engineering, IT
Posted on Thursday, January 13, 2022

About Habu

Habu is a startup that is redefining how companies do data-driven marketing in a privacy-first era. We are the platform trusted by product teams at Disney, Kroger / 84.51, and others to allow them to build their clean room platforms in a privacy-by-design environment. Additionally, we’re trusted by some of the world’s smartest marketing organizations at L'Oreal, Asics, and others to help them generate insights using privacy-safe data sharing across their strategic marketing partnerships.

We firmly believe in the value of company culture which holds true to our core principles of grit, empathy, collaboration, authenticity, and innovation. These values ring true in the people, products, and passion on display each and every day. We understand what makes experiences transformative in our company and with our clients, and we know Habu can help.

Role Description:

We are looking for a highly skilled software architect who has mastered JavaScript front-end programming. You will own Habu’s JavaScript infrastructure and services and design and develop Habu’s web application front-end architecture and components [see Tech Stack below].

You will be responsible for:

1 - Habu’s JavaScript infrastructure and services that run on Habu customer websites

2 - the design and development of Habu’s web application front-end architecture and components

3 - ensuring application stability, security and responsiveness.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Develop front-end application architecture

  • Understand and implement web application security standards

  • Maintain quality and ensure the responsiveness of applications

  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering team to design and launch new features

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of professional experience with the following

    • Javascript, ReactJS, Redux experience

    • Automated unit and integration tests

    • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)

  • Strong communication/presentation skills

Desired Skills

  • Experience with frontend libraries - React, Redux

  • Proficiency in advanced JavaScript (ES6 / Typescript) concepts

  • Knowledge of back-end programming languages like Python, Go and/or Java/Scala

  • Experience with cloud APIs and working with AWS or GCP or Azure

  • Knowledge of code versioning tools such as Git/GitHub

  • Experience working with graphic designers and converting designs to visual elements

  • Experience working in an agile environment

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer science

  • Experience in the early-mid stages of a fast-growing company

Our Tech Stack

  • Golang gRPC

  • ReactJS, MaterialUI, Redux, Redux-Saga

  • Spark / Apache Airflow / Scala / Java / Python

  • Postgres / ScyllaDB / Snowflake / Redis / ElasticSearch

  • Google Big Query

  • Docker / Kubernetes / Terraform / AWS / GCP / Azure


  • New category and Greenfield Space
  • Well-Funded - Habu Raised $25M in Series B Funding in Q4 2021.
  • Rich On Target Earnings Potential
    • Equity for All Employees
  • Excellent Medical benefits for you and your family
    • Life & Long-Term disability insurance
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Work-Life Balance
    • Adjustable Work Schedule
    • Remote Work Schedule Encouraged
    • Remote Work Perks

Generous Holidays & Paid Time Off:

  • Open PTO
  • Company-wide day off quarterly
  • Five (5) Volunteer Days
  • Standard Annual Holidays
  • End of year company wide close 5 days