Senior Software Engineer (Front End)

  • Job Reference: 00001563-1
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Company: Shrimpy
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Shrimpy is seeking a Front-End Software Engineer who has the ability to work independently on features that will be critical to the success of our business. This includes the development, testing, and deployment of features that will help our customers trade over $100M in crypto assets daily. 

The ideal candidate will be able to switch quickly and confidently between multiple platforms and languages, including: HTML, CSS, JS/TypeScript, Node.js, or other JS frameworks, MySQL, and have an understanding of systems design. 

Shrimpy is the simple way investors manage their cryptocurrency accounts in a single place. Our company was founded with the vision of making crypto asset management available to the masses. We build innovative products and services that facilitate the rapid adoption of cryptocurrency

Key Responsibilities:

  • Architect, develop, test, release, and support client-side solutions.
  • Innovate rapidly to evolve systems in support of changing business needs.
  • Understand user requirements and how they translate into application features.
  • Make decisions that will influence a scale-able front & bank-end architecture.
  • User experience focused. We're not creating software just for developers.
  • Write high-quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines.
  • Troubleshoot and debug issues. 


  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience leading to a complete understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Expert in HTML, CSS, JS, MySQL, object-oriented design and programming skills
  • Experience with Angular framework
  • Expertise in building robust systems (resiliency, fault tolerance, scalability) at scale 
  • 7+ years experience as Front-End engineer
  • Experience with typical software development procedures such as bug tracking and Git required
  • Trading or investing experience a plus but not required
  • All applicants must be authorized to work in the US

Salary: $100k - $140k


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Stock options


  • Day Shift

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote