JavaScript Engineer

  • Engineering
  • St. Louis, United States

JavaScript Engineer

Job description

Capacity is building an artificial intelligence platform to transform the modern workforce.  Our Ai platform allows team members to access information and streamline processes. We are integrated with a who’s who of apps including Google Drive, Box, Salesforce, Zenefits, Office 365, Tableau, DOMO and 40+ others.  We support new ideas, collaboration, and the ownership of our product throughout the organization.

Capacity engineers enjoy the opportunity and benefits of working at an early-stage artificial intelligence startup, but in an environment much more akin to a later stage company given the experience of the founding team. The culture at Capacity encourages innovation, independent problem solving, and collaboration as we continue to mature our product in the ever-changing work of AI.

Capacity is funded by the incubator.  As part of our dedication to the St. Louis community, Capacity is partnered with Create a Loop, a nonprofit focused on teaching kids computer science.

This position is located in St. Louis, MO.


We Have:

  • Employer-paid health care
  • 401K
  • Unlimited Vacation policy
  • Stock options
  • Short term disability
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Casual and diverse workplace
  • Free snacks


You are:

  • Energized to join a startup
  • Excited to mentor more junior developers
  • Good at problem selection, problem solving, and course correcting
  • Focused on best practices
  • Highly pragmatic with excellent interpersonal communication and collaborative skills


You have:

  • 3+ years of Front End development experience with web based Javascript frameworks
  • Experience building responsive and accessible HTML/CSS
  • Experience with Front end testing frameworks
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs
  • Proficiency with build tools, version control and Git workflow
  • Understanding of iteration in product development and the desire to collaborate with Product teams to help define the iteration


Extra Awesome:

  • Highly proficient in React and Redux, writing efficient and reusable components
  • Proficiency in Python and/or PHP
  • Experience building REST APIs
  • Experience with Microservices
  • Deployment and CI (AWS, Kubernetes, Docker)


Demonstrate your initiative, intuition and results from whatever you’ve been working on in the past.  Tell us what APIs you love. Tell us what makes you tick. Show us what you’ve been up to and we will do the same! 

Additional Information:
Capacity is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.