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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.

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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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Front-End Engineer I

at LivePerson (View all jobs)

Alpharetta, GA or East Coast    

LivePerson is a transformational force in how brands and consumers communicate. With over 18,000 brands, including Citi, 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

About the Team

You will work on a highly collaborative team that is focused on consumer-facing web and mobile conversational experiences that aim to delight through intent-based recognition.  We are building new, scalable products that start with the customer intent and focus on conversational commerce and conversion. The team is focused on driving more consumers into messaging, recognizing their intents, and providing automation, commerce tools, and high customer satisfaction.  We are seeking a driven, frontend developer that has a natural passion to creatively solve customer pain points through building innovative solutions.

In this role you will:

  • Develop high-quality, performant technical solutions upon LivePerson’s consumer-facing web messaging window, it’s sub-components, and related components
  • Implement features and issue fixes involving multiple areas of web development; such at UX/UI, accessibility, DOM manipulation, dynamic content, etc.
  • Engage with various stakeholders (external and internal) for collaboration in developing powerful solutions and solving cross-team issues
  • Practice consistent technical documentation of investigations, solution designs, app/services, user guides, READMEs, business logic, etc.
  • Contribute to meet and maintain the unit test and end-to-end automation test standards/coverage
  • Engage in growth opportunities such as code-reviews, technical presentations, knowledge-sharing sessions, etc.

Your qualifications are:

  • Intermediate level knowledge/experience in pure JavaScript; must understand concepts such as scope, closure, modules, async, ECMAScript versions, etc.
  • General level knowledge of web technologies, web browsers, and general web development
  • Minimum basic knowledge of JavaScript frameworks, such as React and Vue
  • Notable experience in designing, documenting, and communicating frontend solutions
  • Experience/knowledge of writing unit tests using a testing framework (such as Mocha) is a plus
  • Being a team player and collaborating in a remote environment with distributed teams

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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