Sr. Software Engineer (Javascript)

San Francisco, CA | Engineering

Job Description

Fingerprint has built a mobile technology platform that supports networks of linked apps, improving discoverability, monetization, and direct consumer relationships. The technology platform can be deployed on any device and customized for Education, Media, Carrier, or Pay TV companies. Fingerprint's customers include industry leaders like  Samsung and Sylvan Learning.  The Company has won over 25 awards including Appy Award and Family's Choice Award.

The company has raised a total of $19M, including a $10.9M Series B closed in June 2014. Leading investors are Dreamworks Animation, Corus Entertainment, and Reed Elsevier Ventures.  Located in the heart of San Francisco on Union Square Fingerprint is rapidly growing and looking for great employees.

The Role

Fingerprint is seeking a passionate front-end, mobile developer with a keen eye for usability and polish. Working directly with the CTO and a core team of engineers, you’ll be responsible for creating and evolving user interfaces for kids and grown-ups, for our mobile/partner networks around the world. A great opportunity to mentor and help develop more junior engineers. Be excited about pushing the boundaries of HTML5 on mobile, innovative web development and more!

Desired Experience:

  • 4+ years *professional* Javascript development
  • Proficient with one or more modern JS frameworks, ie., Backbone, Ember, Angular, Meteor, etc.
  • LESS, Handlebars
  • Webkit
  • iOS/Android familiarity
  • Cross-Browser
  • Fundamentals of computer graphics, animation and graphical user interface
  • Localization/Internationalization


  • You love to write code, you are creative, and you live to ship products!
  • Comfortable with fast-paced, collaborative, iterative development
  • Comfortable with multi-tasking — it’s a small, fast-paced, consumer start-up
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Able to work for any employer


  • Benefits - health, dental, life insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Employee stock option program
  • Employee referral program
  • Stocked kitchen
  • Accessible to all public transportation including BART via Powell station
  • Bright, cheerful, convenient, Union Square location
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