Frontend Software Engineer

Accelerant
Published
February 27, 2024
Location
Remote, United States of America
Category
Job Type

Description

Accelerant is building a new platform that will serve as the backbone of how risk is exchanged in the future. The Accelerant SaaS Platform team is looking for a talented Frontend Software Engineer who is passionate about creating visually appealing and user-friendly interfaces that are valued by customers.

If you join our team, here are some of thing you’ll do:

  • Work with peer engineers, designers, and product managers to scope, develop and deliver a software experience that realizes the product strategy.
  • Develop new frontend features that help make our customers successful.
  • Work closely with backend developers to integrate frontend components with backend services.
  • Optimize the frontend codebase for speed, efficiency, maintainability, and scalability, ensuring fast loading times and smooth interactions.
  • Move fast while taking the time to ship high-quality code.

What you bring to the table:

  • Strong understanding of modern JavaScript frameworks.
  • Experience in all aspects of frontend development including styling, performance, responsiveness and in creating reusable components.
  • Knowledge of APIs to comfortably participate in API design discussions with backend teammates.
  • Strong coding ability.
  • Reputation for getting things done.
  • Strong sense of ownership.
  • Desire to learn and grow.

Desired qualifications: 

  • Experience with svelte, web components, or equivalent component model.
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, and databases such as Postgres and Snowflake.
  • Experience managing and scaling Design Systems in collaboration with Design.

About Accelerant:

Accelerant is a data-driven, technology-fueled insurance platform that empowers underwriters to more effectively serve their insureds. We’re using advanced data intelligence tools to rebuild the way that underwriters share and exchange risk. With a current focus on the small and medium-sized businesses that power our global economy and their niche insurance needs, we align incentives to improve outcomes for everyone. Our full-service risk exchange supports our carefully selected, best-in-class network of underwriting teams. We leverage granular information on each policy to deliver unprecedented insight into insurance pools, and our specialty portfolio is fully diversified with very low catastrophe, aggregation or systemic risk. We’re proud to have been awarded an AM Best A- (Excellent) rating. For more information, please visit www.accelerant.ai.

Accelerant is a fully remote company. Work where you’re most productive and fulfilled. This position is open to remote candidates across the U.S. Canada, UK, and Europe, who have the flexibility to work with our teams distributed across Europe and North America. Most cross-team collaboration happens in the mornings of the Eastern Time Zone.

To apply, please send your resume/ email to: [email protected]

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