Senior Frontend Engineer

San Francisco

Here at Sysdig, we’re what you might call container-obsessed. It starts with our unique technology, which listens to the heart of the operating system to surface the deepest data with the least overhead. From there, we’ve created the first-ever Container Intelligence Platform, which proactively uncovers issues before they manifest, and allows for deep digging to solve the most complex problems.

Sysdig is looking for a dynamic and hardworking Frontend Engineer to help with the development of our user interface and user experience.

We are looking for web developers with a passion for building simple, intuitive interfaces for navigating complex sets of information. You will join our team to work with the latest web technologies to deliver new features and improvements on a daily basis.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Build intuitive web applications that our users love!
  • Collaborate with our product and design teams to define feature specifications and timelines
  • Define solutions to user problems and help set priorities
  • Build high-performance, scalable and maintainable user interfaces using the latest web technologies
  • Lead architecture discussions and come up with scalable solutions
  • Be part of complete rewrite of applications in React
  • Keep up to-date with the constantly evolving web development world


Required Qualifications:

  • Proficiency and experience writing modern web applications
  • Expert  knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript (ES5 and ES6), WebSockets, HTTP
  • Experience with JS framework, preferably React and/or Ember.js, AngularJS, d3.js
  • Experience with unit testing frameworks (Jasmin, TestCafe)
  • 5+ years experience (Senior Frontend Eng)
  • Experience with UI design patterns, security, performance, and usability
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in computer science or equivalent
  • Startup / entrepreneurial experience is a plus


Why work at Sysdig?

  • We’re a well funded startup that already has a large enterprise customer base.
  • We have a pragmatic, approachable culture, from the CEO down.
  • We have an organizational focus on delivering value to customers.
  • Our open source tools ( are widely used and loved by technologists & developers.
  • We have fun team with company events, beer outings, and lots of espresso (if you’re into that).


Along with top notch health insurance coverage, we offer a variety of benefits and perks, such as

  • Desk and tech setup of your choice (for wherever you work)
  • 401K with company matching up to 3% of salary
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Monthly self-improvement grant – spend on yourself however you see fit!
  • Free weekly team lunches and delicious snacks every day of the week 
  • Free monthly house cleaning service

Are you ready to join us?

We're excited to receive your application.

Sysdig is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.