Lead Front End Developer

  •   Full Time
  •   REMOTE Location
  •   $50k – $75k Yearly
Full Time  — Contract to hire : REMOTE

Unbanked is growing and seeking an experienced lead Front End developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include taking full ownership of the frontend; including build processes, optimizations, improving the UX, and delighting our users. You will be responsible for bringing life to UI/UX design wireframes on our frontend web application. You will work in tandem with our design and development teams to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation. You will play an active role in helping define and architect how our application looks, feels, and functions. You will also work closely with both frontend and backend engineers.



  • Take full ownership of the frontend; from low level optimizations to improving user experience
  • Be a leader and go to resource for all things frontend for our growing team of developers
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and ensure proper communication on required features and functionality is proposed to the backend developers
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to backend
  • Collaborate with other team members and founders



  • 7+ years of HTML, CSS, SASS, and JavaScript experience
  • 2+ years as a mentor or project lead
  • 2+ years experience with node.js, vue.js, PHP, Laravel,  socket.io, and Bootstrap is a plus
  • Must be a self-starter with ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Thoughtfulness and willingness to aid in the training and development of the frontend team
  • A passion for clean, semantic markup that demonstrates attention to detail.
  • A solid understanding of UI design, usability, and accessibility.
  • An ability to work swiftly under pressure to create pages, wire frames, and fix bugs.
  • An obsession for high-quality deliveries and a passion for web standards.
  • Passion about improving skills and learning new technologies
  • The ability to be a team player
  • Initiative-taking is required
  • Knowledge of blockchain technology is a plus!


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At Unbanked, we value diversity and always employ, retain, promote, and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Information & Communication Technology

Company Size

10 - 49 Employees


English, Spanish

Job Category

Information & Communication Technology

Applications Accepted Until

01 January 2022