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Marketing - General
United States
Marqeta on the Forbes Fintech 50

Senior Web Developer

Marqeta powers innovative payment solutions for many of the apps and services you enjoy daily. Our open API provides unprecedented flexibility and control for industry-leading companies such as Uber, Coinbase, J.P.Morgan, and Block, to manage payment operations in real-time. 

Our team is a mix of industry experts and technology innovators who take a dynamic approach to solving challenging problems. Marqeta was named a 2022 Glassdoor Best Place to Work, highlighting our company culture and collaborative work environment. We are building a global team as diverse as the markets we serve and we’d love it if you joined us on our mission to change the way money moves. 

We’re a remote-first company. You have the choice to work from wherever you’re happiest and most productive, whether that’s from home, a co-working space, or one of our four global offices, depending on your location. It’s uncommon for candidates to match all job requirements, but if you’re not far off, we want to hear from you.

Position Summary

We are seeking a Senior Web Developer to help build and maintain our award winning company site www.marqeta.com.  The right person for this role has experience developing lightning fast web pages with modern tools like React, NextJS, Contentful, Netlify and Material UI.  You will work closely with our creative team to plan, build and deploy web pages across our website. You will build pages that not only look amazing but perform at world class levels. You can implement quality responsive designs in a fast paced environment. This will be an integral part of our rapidly growing Web Squad team within Marketing.  

We are looking for someone with a proactive attitude, always learning mindset, drive for results and a strong desire to work with the incredibly smart people who are enabling our extraordinary growth. If you join the Marqeta team, you will be an integral part of this very fast growing technology company with a one-of-a-kind culture. We are devoted to providing meaningful career experiences through challenging work, collaborative partnerships, and ongoing development.

What You'll Do

  • Develop modern cutting edge web experiences, interactions and animations that explain complex payment products in simple visual stories to inspire users while solving for efficient resource usage and performance 
  • Build responsive web functionality across all supported browsers & devices
  • Use an API driven headless CMS, like Contentful, and create content models while integrating it on the front-end with GraphQL
  • Build modular and reusable front-end components in React with a focus on content management (Material UI, Tailwind, etc)
  • Work closely with designers to review designs, build pages to spec, ensure detailed QA across all breakpoints/devices and execute on schedule
  • Building new web pages with a performance first mindset making sure core web vitals are healthy
  • Always be interested in the latest development best practices & technology with an always learning mindset 
  • Bring new operational & QA process ideas to the table to increase efficiency & quality
  • Thrives working in a culture of constant learning, testing, improvement & rapid growth

What We're Looking For

  • 4+ years of web development experience with a focus on scalable headless CMS systems using React/NextJS or similar front-end frameworks
  • Thorough knowledge of front-end languages & frameworks such as React, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, PHP, CSS & CI/CD pipeline/deployment architecture
  • Experience building reusable components with a front-end framework like NextJS
  • Proven success optimizing pages for web performance (core web vitals), load times, SEO & conversion rates
  • Has worked on global B2B sites selling to enterprise customers
  • Can implement world class responsive designs across all browsers/devices using Figma design files and Lottie files
  • Familiar working with QA devs on testing automation to ensure all pages perform flawlessly across all browsers/devices
  • Solid understanding of development life cycle and modern Git workflows with tools like Netlify or Vercel
  • Has experience working with & integrating APIs and microservices into front end applications

Benefits and Perks

  • Flexible time off – take what you need
  • Retirement savings program with company contribution
  • Employee insurance premiums paid 100% + coverage for dependents and pets
  • Family forming benefits including fertility support and up to 20 weeks Parental Leave
  • Free therapy sessions, financial coaching, and a Wellness stipend
  • Monthly stipend to support our hybrid work model 
  • Equity in a publicly-traded company
  • Bi-annual “Hack Week” to support and reward innovation

Learn more about Marqeta on our Website, Twitter and LinkedIn.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Marqeta is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant on any legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.

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