At LivePerson, our most extraordinary intelligence isn’t artificial

A global company with a universal vision

Founded in New York City with over 1,200+ employees spanning 6 continents and dozens of countries, LivePerson has reimagined the office-centric workplace to focus on an employee-centric workforce. Employees are empowered to do their jobs safely and effectively from their optimal location in the Covid era and beyond.

A day in the life

Our global team of 1,200+ experts use a set of principles to guide our daily actions in pursuit of our mission: making life easier for people and brands everywhere through trusted Conversational AI.

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SDE II - Front End Engineer

at LivePerson (View all jobs)

Seattle, WAs or remote US    

LivePerson is a transformational force in how brands and consumers communicate. With over 18,000 brands, including HSBC, Disney, Verizon, and Home Depot, we are on a mission to make life easier for people and brands everywhere through trusted Conversational AI. We believe in a future where conversations are the norm for getting your intentions fulfilled - whatever they are.  

We are an innovative, intent-driven company that believes in building the future and we are looking for growth minded, unconventional thinkers, developers and builders to join the team.

You will thrive here if:

You can operate in a fast paced, dynamic environment

You can build partnerships that move our business forward

You build code that is simple, understandable, and clean  

You see feedback or failure as motivation to learn and to grow

You believe data-driven decision making is the norm

You relate to our core principles (link) and want to work with Conversational AI experts

In this role, you will:

  • Lead delivery of web applications that simplify developer onboarding and deliver engaging user experiences
  • Develop high-quality, scalable, and reusable web components for global use
  • Work with production teams to ensure a secure, scalable, and reliable setup in LivePerson’s global data centers
  • Setup and implement performance measurement and monitoring frameworks for continuous improvement
  • Work in an Agile environment using Agile methodologies

You should be an expert in:

  • HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Typescript and responsive design techniques.
  • At least one front-end development framework such as Angular or Vue.js or React. Experience with Vue.js is preferred
  • Developing applications that utilize web authentication methods such as OAuth, JWT, JWS, etc.
  • Strong track record in designing systems for scalability, performance, and reliability
  • Microservices architecture
  • Working with remote development teams, including external development partners
  • Engineering websites for translation into different languages
  • Building integrations with enterprise CRM

What you need for success:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • 5+ years software development experience for web applications, including UI and UX responsibility

Why you’ll love working here:

LivePerson was named to FastCompany’s World’s most innovative companies of 2020 list for the Artificial Intelligence category. We offer top tier tech & data science colleagues, along with opportunities to push your own limits. We embrace invention and experimentation. Most importantly, you’ll have an ability to make an impact at work and at brands across the globe as we build the future with trusted Conversational AI together.

At LivePerson, people from diverse backgrounds come together to do their best work and be their authentic selves. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.


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