Work at a Portfolio Company

Senior Frontend Engineer (Contractor)



Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, March 2, 2024

We are looking for an experienced front-end developer to help us update our marketing site.

We have complete Figma designs -- we're looking for a high-quality implementation of these designs.

This will involve updating 5-10 pages on our website. You will work closely with our Head of Product to implement and iterate on new designs.


  1. Ensure Pixel-Perfect Accuracy: Your work should mirror the Figma designs precisely, with attention to dimensions, spacing, and layout consistency across various web browsers.

  2. Implement Responsive Design: The site must adapt seamlessly to different devices (desktop, tablets, smartphones), maintaining functionality and aesthetics. Please adhere to the specified breakpoints or apply standard ones as needed.

  3. Achieve Cross-Browser Compatibility: The website should function flawlessly and look consistent in all major web browsers.

  4. Optimize for Performance: Aim for quick loading times by optimizing images, minimizing script and stylesheet usage, and following other performance best practices.

  5. Maintain High Code Quality: Your code should be clean, well-commented, and follow industry standards for maintainability and scalability.

  6. Conduct Comprehensive Testing: You're responsible for extensive testing and addressing any issues discovered.

  7. Stay in Constant Communication: Keep us updated on your progress via Slack regularly.

Other things you should know

  • Our design system is based on Shadcn.

  • You will likely be making some minor updates to our design system as part of this work.


  • This initial phase of work will likely last 1-2 weeks. After that, we're looking for someone we can keep on retainer for at least two months to make high priority front-end updates to our web presence.

  • This has the potential to be extended for longer.

Skills we’ll expect you to have

  • Experience with:

    • Next.js, Redux, GraphQL, Typescript, React, Django

    • Modern frontend frameworks and libraries including TailwindCSS

  • Proficient with HTML, CSS, and Javascript

  • Experience building web applications at an early stage company

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills