Front-end Software Engineer

Cambridge, MA

Who we are: 

Wise Systems builds cloud-based autonomous dispatching and routing software used by some of the world’s largest fleets to improve efficiency and customer service. Wise Systems is on a mission to optimize the world, helping logistics operations compete and an increasingly dynamic and connected world.

Based in Cambridge, MA, Wise Systems was started out of MIT with the goal of using data to help cities and industries operate in smarter ways. Wise Systems has grown steadily, building an incredible, diverse team that shares a deep commitment to our customers’ success. Wise Systems also has a highly engaged network of advisors, mentors, and investors passionate about enabling new standards and capabilities in delivery and logistics through engineering and data science.

As we continue to grow we are eager to bring together people who are curious, ambitious, and creative. If you are excited about solving real-world problems and building powerful and cutting-edge products, we need you.


What we are looking for:

A talented front-end software engineer to work on implementing the web components of the platform. We need someone who is adept at front-end development and has experience building enterprise-grade web applications. The position will involve supporting existing users who rely on your web application daily to conduct business-critical functions. You are constantly thinking about performance improvements, high resiliency, and usability improvements. You understand customer needs and performance requirements and work with the back-end engineering team to scale the system for optimal performance. The position will also involve creating automated tests to validate critical features of the application.

Responsibilities:

  • Building dynamic user-facing features for web application
   

  • Processing big data and presenting it in a visually appealing format

  • Ensuring the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

  • Optimizing application for maximum speed and scalability

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience with Javascript, HTML, and CSS

  • Experience with modern JavaScript libraries - experience with Google Polymer is a big plus

  • Design and UX sensibilities

  • Experience interacting with REST API to query/present data

  • Knowledge of Linux and shell scripting is a plus

Personal Characteristics:

  • You have a disciplined and focused approach to solving problems

  • You bring a culture of respect for customers based on integrity, collaboration and partnership with your peers in the company

  • You value being in a team-oriented culture

  • You pride yourself in coming up with creative solutions

  • Quick learner, self starter, and problem solver

  • Goal-oriented

Please send resumes in PDF format to hiring@wisesystems.com.

Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you!