Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy, and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we assess whether a candidate demonstrates our values: Clear Communication, Positive Energy, Efficient Execution, and Continuous Learning. Second, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

Read more about our values and culture here.

Our world class enterprise engineering team builds applications and platforms to run the Coinbase business. The opportunity for making an impact for the company and the world through our vision and mission is peerless.

We are looking for a senior Frontend Engineer who has experience in a wide array of frontend technologies with a focus on React.

You’ll work closely with design, product, finance, data and other teams within the company to build custom financial applications. If you’re excited by the problem spaces of designing and delivering fintech experiences, and building trustworthy financial systems, we should talk!

This role reports to the Senior Engineering Manager, Financial Platforms and is part of a small team where you will have a lot of ownership over the product and a substantial impact on our success! We are thoughtful about code quality, testing and architecture, we push code to production confidently and are building great monitoring, alerting and debugging tools for production. We value positive energy, continuous learning, and clear communication and are committed to building an inclusive environment for people from every background.

What you'll be doing (ie. job responsibilities):

  • Help define a long term vision for maintaining and scaling our frontend for Fiat and Crypto Cash Reconciliation applications, Custody Billing service, etc.
  • Create trustworthy user experiences by building interfaces that are simple, easy to comprehend, performant and reliable.
  • Build, test and ship new user-facing Identity experiences  in modern tools like React, ES6, Flow, Styled Components, Jest and Webpack.
  • Help turn our vision into a tangible roadmap every quarter by working with engineers, product managers and senior leadership.
  • Add positive energy in every meeting, and make your coworkers feel included in every interaction.

What we look for in you (ie. job requirements):

  • You have 3+ years of experience in software engineering.
  • You have 2+ years of experience in developing web apps with JavaScript and modern, component-based JS frameworks like React.
  • You’re familiar with product and design life-cycles, and collaborating closely with designers and product managers.
  • You write high quality, well tested code to meet the needs of your customers.
  • You’re comfortable with identifying and fixing performance bottlenecks.
  • You’re passionate about building an open financial system that brings the world together.

Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and to review all of our job postings to minimize biased language. Coinbase does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance and similar local laws.