Senior Software Engineer - Frontend at Discord
San Francisco, CA, US

 Come and work on Discord, and help bring millions of gamers together to connect and play.

If you enjoy solving for an interface with thousands of concurrent users talking all at once, making sure it's all running at 60fps, keeping memory consumption down, and being usable across various platforms, then Discord is the place for you.


Discord is a small group of passionate gamers whose mission is to bring people together around games. Diversity and inclusiveness are a critical part of how we get there. We believe that with diversity comes a better product, better decisions, and a better work environment. Everyone here is committed to making Discord representative of the world we want to live and play in.


What you'll be doing

Working on Discord in React and React Native

Acting like an architect to keep the code elegant and maintainable

Collaborating with designers to develop beautiful interfaces that look great and run smoothly

Working with your peers on tools to improve our joint dev experience.

What you should have

Minimum of 4 years experience writing Javascript.

Attention to detail and “feel”

Solid engineering capability with an eye towards performance and responsiveness

Experience with React and Flux

Proficient with ES6

Bonus Points

Experience with server side Python

Experience with Objective-C and iOS development

Javascript tooling experience writing Babel and Webpack plugins