Lead UI Engineer

Job Description / Skills Required

About us

At Vera, we're building the trusted standard for securing and sharing information. Join us! Vera is changing the way businesses around the world protect enterprise data. The Vera platform provides dynamic data protection for any kind of information, on any device, and gives you the power to revoke access at any time. We've built a smart, creative, and focused team, solving tough challenges in a diverse, fun, and flexible work environment. Together, we can change how security services are built, deployed, and delivered to enterprises.

Backed by Battery Ventures, Sutter Hill Ventures, Amplify Partners, Capital One Growth Ventures, and some of Silicon Valley’s most notable cyber-security angel investors, we're changing the way security works for the enterprise.

Job Description

Vera is looking for an experienced service-oriented and results-driven UI Lead to join our Engineering team. As a UI Lead, you'll play a key role in all of our UI efforts. You will work within the context of truly agile team, and coordinate closely with UX Design team to ensure a consistent look and feel of our offerings.


Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
Expert-level knowledge of raw JavaScript (ES5 / ES6), CSS3, and HTML5
Recent advanced expertise working with React, familiarity with other frameworks, such as Angular or Node.js
Keen eye for usability and user experience, understanding how to work with UI/UX designers
Experience building cross-platform web applications that perform well in modern, mobile, and legacy browsers (responsive UI)
Experience in developing browser extensions or plugins to enable additional functionality on the browser and to integrate with native OS/platforms
Experience in developing web based applications on popular cloud platforms like Google Apps Platform, Salesforce Developers Platform, Box/Dropbox etc.
Experience using, integrating, and optimizing front end build tools (Grunt / Gulp / Webpack)
Understanding how to use various types of REST APIs
Familiarity with authentication and authorization protocols (basic/OAuth/SAML)
Awareness of web application security concerns and knowing how prevent and fix exploits (XSS/clickjacking)
Familiarity with unit testing frameworks, such as Mocha or Jasmine
Familiarity with end-to-end testing frameworks, such as Selenium, Nightwatch or Protractor
Additional Information

What you will get:

A great team-oriented environment
The freedom to be creative and make a difference
Competitive Compensation package
Excellent medical benefits