Software Engineer (Front-end Specialist)

As a front-end developer, you will directly impact the next generation of our product. You will play an active role in the design and development of new features and improvements to our existing interfaces across multiple operating systems and device types. Atakama will present you with constant challenges where you can apply your ideas and talents to real functionality and process. You’ll have the ability to develop your experience and explore new technologies within a culture that is overflowing with mentorship and cross-team collaboration. There's also the possibility to grow into a full-stack role within the team.

What you'll be working on

About you

Essential Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience building customer-facing applications in a professional setting
  • Degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • Significant experience with React Native, Qt and Qt Designer
  • Expert knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5 & CSS3
  • Proficiency with SQL, Git
  • Experience with unit testing and CI tools (we embrace thorough code-testing practices)

Nice-to-have Skills

  • Experience developing native apps for iOS and Android
  • Experience with Angular, PHP, and/or Python


  • This is a full time position in our New York City office. At this time, we are only interviewing candidates who are either already located in the New York area or interested in moving to the New York City area
  • Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate remote work for this position
  • Candidates must be fully authorized to work in the US and must be able to begin work before January 31, 2019

Atakama is a growing, VC-backed software company building distributed key management software to support effortless encryption of data at rest. We are a team of passionate engineers, cryptographers, and entrepreneurs dedicated to solving the massive problem of securing data at the file level without compromising usability.


  • Training
  • Healthcare
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Gym membership
  • 401(k)
  • Tasty snacks

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