Job Description

UI Engineer

New York City, Remote North America

The worldwide data management software market is massive (IDC forecasts it to be $136 billion by 2027!). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

MongoDB is seeking a UI Engineer to join the Design Systems Team. You will be joining a team of cross-functional designers and engineers focused on helping the company scale our product ecosystem, and the fast-evolving and growing teams behind them. We create libraries and guidelines that engineers and designers across MongoDB use to build consistent, accessible, and delightful experiences.

We’re seeking an engineer to help take the Design Systems engineering team to the next level, strengthening and enhancing the frontend experience for both our valued customers and the talented engineers at MongoDB.

This role can be based out of our New York City office or remotely in the US.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Has worked on complex, production-ready web applications
  • Deeply understands JavaScript and is familiar with modern JavaScript APIs and syntax
  • Is experienced with building highly-interactive applications using React
  • Has a robust understanding of HTML and CSS core concepts and best practices
  • Is knowledgeable about a wide range of web and internet technologies
  • Has a passion for creating resilient, scalable, and maintainable software
  • Is excited to improve the experiences of our users, both internal and external
  • Is meticulous in attention to detail, especially when working with design specifications

You might be an especially great fit if:

  • You are a systems thinker and can anticipate the potential downstream effects of changes, big and small
  • You’ve built for developer-centric products in the past
  • You’re experienced in configuring and debugging frontend technologies and tooling. Examples include: TypeScript, Webpack, Rollup, Emotion CSS, Jest, React Testing Library, Chromatic
  • You care deeply about creating and shipping accessible products, and have experience implementing a11y best practices in code