Upstock is looking for an expert front-end programmer who has a keen eye for design, who wants to make a meaningful difference in our world. Is that you? If so, you will be responsible for ensuring the alignment of web design and user experience, web app maximum efficiency, and maintaining brand consistency across our digital presence. Most importantly, front-end developers will translate our vision of a more fair and equitable world into reality, thereby emotionally engaging workers and company owners around the globe, to the solar system, and beyond.
You, our fearless front-end developer, will work hand in hand with our world-changing team (lead by Casey Fenton, our CEO & founder of Couchsurfing.com). You will join our tech team of back-end developers, UI/UX designers, and our leadership team. You will ensure that all elements of our web app are consistent, easily usable, and visually inspiring. This requires excellent English communication and interpersonal and emotional intelligence. You will be working with an international team with different kinds of people with diverse backgrounds, all with a passion for changing the world. We use an innovative approach and asynchronous communication so that you can keep up with what’s going on at the company without needing to jump on calls at odd hours.
Start the front end code base from scratch
Help determine the structure and logic of the web app.
Ensure great user experience and design choices.
Develop new features to enhance the user experience.
Implement innovative and novel legal technologies that unlock worker and company potential worldwide.
Strike a balance between functional and aesthetic design.
Ensure web design is optimized for smartphones.
Build reusable code for future use.
Optimize the web app for maximum speed and scalability.
Maintain brand consistency throughout the design.
Excellent English verbal communication skills.
Ability to work autonomously
Tech Stack(Minimum of 5 years experience):
Good to have:
Minimum of 5 years experience.
Degree in computer science or related field.
Good problem-solving and logic skills.
Good interpersonal skills.
Understanding of key design principles.
Experience with Figma inspector.
Experience with responsive and adaptive design.
Upstock (legaltech/fintech) helps businesses to survive and thrive even in the worst economies by increasing worker ownership worldwide. Did you know that today, workers in the US only own 8% of all corporate equity? Our goal is to get that number up to 30% internationally. According to an article from the Harvard Business Review, this will increase the median household wealth by 4X.
Upstock’s vision is a universe where the most impactful companies will be owned by all of us, not just a few. Upstock’s mission is to create a system where every team member feels safe to become a genuine true believer in their company. We do this through cutting-edge, mission-aligned equity that inspires everyone to do the best work of their lives. We make sharing company ownership simple, secure, fair, accessible, and emotionally inspiring with our top-shelf digital legal equity system that helps each stakeholder to see their equity grow in real-time.
Join our team and help us to create a more fair, sustainable, and safer world by making Upstock the preferred way for companies to split ownership and create alignment in practically any kind of equity, over any geography.
Why work at Upstock
You will be a core contributor to a company that will change the world for the better.
You will receive high-quality equity that truly delivers on its promise; if the company wins, you win too.
Competitive compensation package.
Work and life balance.
Our team embraces diversity and emotional intelligence, with the friendly and supportive work culture.
We help you attain your career goals together with the company’s success.
Flexibility to work from where you like, you will be in charge of your schedule.
If this is you, please reach out asap. We want to hear from you!
Hourly Range: $40.00-$60.00