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Senior Software Engineer, Front End - Grow



Software Engineering
Bellevue, WA, USA
Posted on Friday, August 4, 2023

What is SeekOut?

SeekOut helps thousands of organizations hire, grow, and retain great talent with its people-first talent optimization platform and proven expertise in diverse and hard-to-find talent. In our digital age, organizations are overflowing with data—yet few deeply understand their employees because people data is siloed and disconnected. Your people are the real difference makers—and once you know their passions, experiences, and the opportunities that will get them to where they want to go, you can better align their skills, capabilities, and career paths to the needs of the business. SeekOut unifies talent acquisition, talent management, and talent analytics to help you grow the people you have and find the people you need. Six of the top 10 most valuable companies in the United States trust SeekOut as their single platform for managing and recruiting talent.

SeekOut is recognized on Forbes’ list of America’s Best Startup Employers, Deloitte’s Fast 500, and the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies. In 2021, SeekOut was crowned GeekWire Startup of the year. Founded in 2017, SeekOut has raised $189 million in funding, from leading investors like Tiger Global Management, Madrona Venture Group, Mayfield, and Founders Circle Capital. For more information, visit

What are we looking to add to our team?
The Grow team at Seekout is leading an exciting new product area to give customers solutions to maximize retention and mobility within their organizations. As a Senior Front End Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and implementing experiences for our web-based Grow platform. You will work closely with our product team to translate user requirements and design specifications into functional and exciting experiences.

What you will do:

  • Design and develop new vertical experiences for Seekout Grow leveraging React, Redux, and TypeScript and other cutting edge web tech.
  • Collaborate with product managers, designers and engineers rapidly deliver new features in a fast-faced, iterative environment.
  • Create high-quality, reusable code that is maintainable and scalable.
  • Optimize web pages for maximum speed, scalability and devices.
  • Develop and maintain documentation for the team and other stakeholders.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging trends and best practices in front-end development
  • Lead and mentor engineers on the team to ensure consistency, best practices and quality is maintained.

You will be a great match if you have:

  • Belief in Kindness, Gratitude, and Curiosity!
  • At least 8 years of software engineering experience focused on front end development.
  • Ability to write technical documentation to convey complex designs and initiatives or the team.
  • Experience building on top of cloud platforms such as Azure and AWS.
  • Deep expertise with React, Typescript, CSS, and other modern frontend web technologies.
  • Experience managing test and deployment pipelines for frontend to enable CI/CD for customers.
  • Expertise instrumenting products for analytics and A/B testing.

Our Commitment to Pay Fairness:

At SeekOut, pay equity is at the heart of our compensation philosophy and approach. Our goal is to provide a transparent, fair and rewarding environment where team members are equitably compensated for substantially similar work, feel supported, and ultimately choose to grow their careers here at SeekOut. To ensure fairness for new hires and existing team members, we factor in an individual's unique skills and experience, market data, and the internal equity of the team.

Base Salary Hiring Range: $125,930 to $163,710 annually

SeekOut offers an industry-leading benefits package which includes:

  • Health benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, health savings and flexible spending accounts
  • Stock Options
  • Stipends for home office, education, and wellness
  • Flexible paid time off
  • Company paid holidays, including Juneteenth and Indigenous People’s Day
  • Paid parental leave for birthing and non-birthing parents
  • Retirement plan with company match
  • In-office perks include transportation & parking subsidies, daily lunch service, snacks & beverages, and wellness room

Our Dedication to a Diverse Workforce:

SeekOut condemns discrimination, racism, and racial injustice in all forms. Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, SeekOut will honor your experiences, perspectives, and unique identity. Together, we strive to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming. We are accelerating our efforts through our products and policies to take action and advance definitive, measurable policies and practices that eliminate racism and discrimination.