Senior Frontend Engineer - Contractor

Vancouver, BC
We are looking for an exceptional product-minded Front-End Engineer to develop first-of-a-kind blockchain-based consumer experiences that bring together leading edge strategies and technologies. This position is contract based.

In this role, you will help create inspiring new possibilities, tackle unsolved problems, and develop groundbreaking products in an exciting new space. You will work with a passionate and committed team, while exercising autonomy and ownership over your work.

At Axiom Zen, every one of us shares a common vision: to create the future we want to live in. We need the right people to help us realize that vision.
What we'll accomplish together:
  • Make every user interaction with our product a delightful and polished experience.
  • Contribute to the ideation, design, and creation of a first-of-a-kind new product.
  • Adopt best practices in software development and refine our workflow.
  • Ship features with the users in mind and strive to provide them with a great experience.
Our ideal candidate:
  • Has experience in the lifecycle of a project through inception, prototype, and scale while utilizing the appropriate technologies to get there.
  • Has expertise with modern CSS and experience with pre-processors.
  • Deep knowledge of JavaScript.
  • Has experience with JavaScript libraries, in particular React & Redux.
  • Has experience scaling and optimizing the performance of web applications.
  • Has a good eye for design and a solid understanding of user experience principles.
  • Has experience shipping high-quality code in a fast-paced environment.
  • Has great communication skills; you work well with others to make the product better every day.
  • Can collaborate with marketing, product, and design to move the product forward.
Bonus points if you have the following:
  • Experience with blockchain technologies.
  • Experience working with Webpack.
  • Experience working with Node and Go.
About Axiom Zen:

Axiom Zen is an award-winning venture studio that combines the best parts of a startup, venture
capital firm, and incubator to create a flexible platform to serve as the long-term home for brilliant
people.

Our portfolio companies, including Dapper Labs and ZenHub, combine creativity and experience to
deliver leading solutions in emerging technology. Our mission is to inspire delight through thoughtful
user experiences.

In order to support our evolving product suite, first-of-a-kind new projects, and partners including the
NBA, Warner Music Group and Ubisoft to name a few, we are on the hunt for talented individuals to
join our team.

More about Axiom Zen:

At Axiom Zen we recruit the best and foster an environment that empowers our team. That means a workplace that is diverse, inclusive, and open-minded. We welcome applicants of all backgrounds, regardless of race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.   

Because we care about our team, we work hard to provide perks that make their lives better by offering:
- Flexible vacation & remote work policy - most team members take between 15-20 days off per year, but we have no hard limit
- Diverse opportunities for learning and development
- On-site gym and fitness reimbursements
- Dog friendly office!

Check out our careers page to learn more about what other benefits we offer!