Software Engineer, Front End

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Software Engineer, Front End

We’re hiring a mid-level React engineer to work on our web applications. These web applications are the way that thousands of creative people around the world find great music and inspiring clips for use in their projects and campaigns.

About Us

FM is the parent company of Musicbed and Filmsupply, two premium content licensing brands in the filmmaking industry. We represent an elite roster of musicians and filmmakers and place their work in movies, shows, ads, short films, and more.

Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, we work with entertainment powerhouses like Sony Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Lionsgate, Netflix, MTV, and ESPN; as well as the world’s top brands like Nike, Apple, Google, Lamborghini, and Spotify.

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Core Duties:

As part of the Engineering team, your time will be spent collaborating with other front end engineers, back end engineers, product managers and designers to help create the best experience for our customers. The ideal candidate loves tinkering with cutting edge technology and has at least 2 years experience building large scale React applications. You will be able to code out features in React, create quality pull requests and help our front end team stay current with best industry practices.

Here are some example projects that we have worked on recently:

  • Build a custom audio player that includes the ability to track progress, expands to show additional details and allows users to easily explore our artist catalog.

  • Enhance the purchase flow with additional payment options and a seamless checkout.

  • Help maintain a beautiful custom React component library, including reusable components with tailored functionality and consistent design attributes.


The engineering team has a remote-first culture. As such, you will be comfortable working remotely, possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to manage your own time.

We’re after individuals that are curious about the possibility of technology, are eager to learn, and are diligent and kind. Our teams work well because we place trust in them to succeed. We believe in healthy debate and that great ideas can come from anybody. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to add your own input in our software.

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Experience and Skills:

  • 2+ years experience developing front end applications with React

  • Pays attention to detail and overall application design

  • Enjoys taking a technical spec and building the functional pieces to make it work

  • Has experience with GIT version control

  • Experience in any of the following is a bonus: Webpack, CSS in JS, Unstated, Cypress, React Native.            

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A Great Candidate Will Have:

  • Demonstrated creative and critical thinking skills

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Strong work ethic, with the ability to deliver solid work on tight schedules

  • Ease in giving and receiving feedback

  • Desire to work in a team-centered, collaborative environment

  • High professional standards - strong motivation for individual and organization success

  • Passion to be results oriented and process driven

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Job Basics

Work Location: FM Corporate or Remote
Title: Software Engineer, Front End
Reports to: Head of Engineering
Schedule: Full-time, Monday - Friday 
Hours: 40-50 hours per week


Meet Some of the Engineering Team

Colin Howeth

Software Engineer

Grady Truitt

Software Engineer

Danny Puente

Software Engineer

Nathan Barrett

Software Engineer

Company Benefits

Benefits

We cover your medical and disability premiums while offering additional voluntary and family benefits to fit everyone's needs.

Retirement

Planning for a future is important and we want to be a part of helping secure your future beyond your day job. We will match your contributions up to 4%.

Generous Vacation Policy

Work is meant to support life so you will be given 15 days of paid time off each year plus 12 paid company holidays to be refreshed and enjoy life.

Competitive Salary

Team members are the greatest asset of our company and we invest accordingly with competitive salaries based on market value.

Technology

You will be set up all you need to do your best work including a MacBook Pro.

Professional Development

The desire to learn and grow is crucial for every team members so we offer free books and a professional development budget to facilitate growth.

FM exists to empower and inspire the creative community of content creators.  We do this through brands, media and people.  We've created brands that not only solve problems for the creative, but also produce revenue to push the individual creative forward in their careers.  We're committed to creating films, articles, events, publications, and other resources that educate, inspire and propel the creative class forward. Our community is searching for people and organizations that will help them grow and accomplish their goals, and we are committed to being an anchor for those people.

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