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UI/UX Engineer



Posted on Friday, March 29, 2024
StackAdapt is a self-serve advertising platform that specializes in multi-channel solutions including native, display, video, connected TV, audio, in-game, and digital out-of-home ads. We empower hundreds of digitally-focused companies to deliver outcomes and exceptional campaign performance everyday. StackAdapt was founded with a vision to be more than an advertising platform, it’s a hub of innovation, imagination and creativity.
Engineering at StackAdapt:
As an Engineer at StackAdapt, you will be directly involved in the development of our advertising platform, producing production level code that will have a direct impact on the success of our product. You will work with large data sets and have exposure to modern tech stacks around GoLang, Ruby on Rails, React, GraphQL and more. StackAdapt’s engineering organization believes in working collaboratively and cross functionally. You will get the opportunity to work in a diverse and flexible culture with dedicated career paths to help you succeed.
About the Team:
The Frontend Infrastructure Team is responsible for maintaining and enhancing our component library, contributing impactful UI and UX improvements throughout the application, and augmenting frontend tooling & productivity. We promote frontend engineering best practices and champion striving for accessible and delightful user experiences. Our team works closely with design, product management, and other engineering teams to support and accelerate initiatives across the company.
StackAdapt is a Remote First company, we are open to candidates located anywhere in North America for this position.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Deliver high-quality, reusable, and thoroughly tested components to our component library
  • Work closely with the design team to translate visual concepts and requirements into fully functional user interfaces
  • Advocate for UI/UX best practices, including accessibility and component API design
  • Participate in sprint planning and team decision-making
  • Take responsibility and ownership of projects from start to finish
  • Contribute to code reviews and technical spec reviews
  • Stay on top of frontend technology trends, evaluating new tools and techniques to continuously improve our systems

What You'll Bring To The Table

  • 3+ years of full-time work experience building highly performant web applications with outstanding UX
  • Strong knowledge in React, Redux, Javascript/Typescript, and Material UI
  • Experience working with modern frontend libraries (eg. Redux Toolkit, Jest, React Testing Library)
  • Strong understanding of UX best practices
  • Experience contributing to component libraries
  • Experience working in design
  • Experience collaborating closely with product and design teams to design, implement, and iterate on high-impact user interfaces and experiences
  • Familiarity with accessibility, Figma and Storybook is a plus

StackAdapters Enjoy

  • Competitive salary + equity
  • RRSP/401K matching
  • 3 weeks vacation + 3 personal care days + 1 Culture & Belief day + birthdays off
  • Access to a comprehensive mental health care platform
  • Full benefits from day one of employment
  • Work from home reimbursements
  • Optional global WeWork membership for those who want a change from their home office
  • Robust training and onboarding program
  • Coverage and support of personal development initiatives (conferences, courses, etc)
  • Access to StackAdapt programmatic courses and certifications to support continuous learning
  • Mentorship opportunities with industry leaders
  • An awesome parental leave policy
  • A friendly, welcoming, and supportive culture
  • Our social and team events!
StackAdapt is a diverse and inclusive team of collaborative, hardworking individuals trying to make a dent in the universe. No matter who you are, where you are from, who you love, follow in faith, disability (or superpower) status, ethnicity, or the gender you identify with (if you’re comfortable, let us know your pronouns), you are welcome at StackAdapt. If you have any requests or requirements to support you throughout any part of the interview process, please let our Talent team know.
About StackAdapt
We've been recognized for our diverse and supportive workplace, high performing campaigns, award-winning customer service, and innovation. We've been awarded:
2024 Best Workplaces for Women and in Canada by Great Place to Work®