Wombat Security Technologies, a division of Proofpoint is seeking a Senior Front End Engineer experienced with Ember and Node.js to join our team at our Pittsburgh office located in the Strip District.
Our Engineers are designing and developing our market leading security training and assessment software. Our goal is to help organizations teach their employees secure behavior through interactive web applications, received and managed by our customers on our proprietary SaaS platform.
The ideal candidate is enthusiastic to work with cutting edge technologies in a fast-paced environment supporting a global SaaS product. As a Senior Front End Engineer, you will lend your skill-sets to the organization helping to lead design and implementation of our Ember based applications.
Work with others on the system design and delivery of a scalable, secure and supportable enterprise software solutions for our customer facing platforms.
Participate in our agile work flow process, including concept development, architectural design, design specification, story decomposition, planning, executing, testing, acceptance, and retrospection.
Serve as a subject matter expert for front end technologies including Ember and Node.js
Mentor other team members on best practices
3+ years work experience with Ember/Angular/React or other Single Page Application framework
3+ years experience designing, developing, and supporting applications in a cloud environment
Solid understanding of creating and working with automated front-end frameworks such as Qunit, Mocha or Jasmine. Experience writing both component integration tests as well as end-to-end acceptance tests.
Experience configuring front-end build systems such as WebPack or Broccoli.js, including understanding how to work with feature flags and configuring builds for multiple environments.
Solid understanding of Restful web service architecture
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to manage deadlines and work effectively under pressure
BA/BS in Computer Science/Engineering or a related technical field
Experience designing and deploying applications on Amazon Web Services
Experience building customer facing applications in Ember at scale
Experience with accessibility and WCAG 2.0 compliant component development
Experience with C#/Java/Ruby based MVC frameworks
The company offers a competitive base salary and a full benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision, paid vacation and holidays, 401(k) plan with employer match, life insurance, disability insurance and subsidized parking. Our office is located in the Strip District of Pittsburgh.
Wombat Security Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Wombat uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility for all newly hired employees within the United States.
About Wombat Security Technologies
Wombat Security Technologies, a division of Proofpoint, provides information security awareness and training software to help organizations teach their employees secure behavior. Our SaaS-based cyber security education solution includes a platform of integrated broad assessments, as well as a library of simulated attacks and brief interactive training modules. Wombat's solutions help organizations reduce successful phishing attacks and malware infections up to 90%. Wombat is helping Fortune 1000 and Global 2000 customers in industry segments such as finance, technology, banking, higher education, retail, and consumer packaged goods to strengthen their cyber security defenses, and was recently named one of Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces by the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and Workplace Dynamics.