Senior Front End Software Engineer

Chicago, IL, US

Job Description / Skills Required

We are looking for an experienced Front End Software Engineer who has interest in working on large-scale web applications. In this role, you would be responsible for the design and implementation of new efficient and user-facing features, working along the Product and Engineering team to build game changing products.

We use technologies like Node.js, Coffee Script, and Mustache interacting with backend services via RESTful APIs. We're most excited by people with a track record of curiosity who enjoys learning new things. We believe that learning from each other is the best way to grow and a diverse work group makes learning fun.

As a company, Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing marketing tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses.

Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi.

If we match with you, please apply to join us.


Deep knowledge of front end facing technologies

Track record of shipping impactful projects in an agile fashion

Experience with technologies such as Node.js, Coffee Script, and Mustache

BS, MS, or PhD Degree in Computer Science or applicable field or relevant life experience

Interest in understanding the “why,” and like to pull the thread to understand how things work