Full Time Client-side UI role @ exciting mobile start-up

Client-Side Web UI Engineer
Are you passionate about creating engineering interfaces that wow users? Can you build the best interfaces with the greatest performance? Do you have a deep understanding of client side technologies for mobile devices? Here is your opportunity to shape the direction of a startup company as it blooms into a successful business! We can help you take your craft to the next level. If you are looking for an opportunity to learn, grow, and enjoy your work - this might be the right fit for you. We have a very good mix professionals with different backgrounds and expertise coming from well-known, world-class engineering organizations. We are keen on learning, mentoring, sharing our experience with new folks, and adopt the new technologies.

Who are we?
At CloudOn we are building a product that the market is ready for - a productivity platform that makes your documents more mobile and social. It lets you create, review and share documents, spreadsheets and presentation from any device, using any cloud storage provider. We’ve only just begun and are already the fastest growing productivity service with over 4M users on phones and tablets in little over a year — it has been the #1 overall app in 59 countries and #1 productivity app in 117 countries via the AppStore. We’ve enabled users to create, review, edit, present or share over 40M documents, spreadsheets and presentations while on the go. We have raised $26M in funding from Foundation Capital, Rembrandt Partners and Social+Capital. We’re headquartered in Palo Alto and as we scale our business and continue to innovate, we are looking for leaders that can work in a fast-paced environment and take on broad responsibilities.

Create rich web applications: both desktop browsers and WebKit on tablets and phones
Engineer modern interfaces, create clean code optimized for performance and maintainability
Find creative ways to build on top of existing frameworks to bring practical, user-friendly and beautiful interfaces to life that load quickly and perform flawlessly
Strong attention to detail
Work very closely with the UI/UX designers to get every pixel in the right place

Desired Skills & Experience
Expertise with JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
Current and detailed knowledge of browser quirks and how to work around them.
Experience with client-side web frameworks like jQuery, Prototype, YUI, Sencha, Enyo, Backbone.js, Bootstrap, Underscore.js, and Less/Sass.
A passion to create pixel perfect UI.
Knowledgeable of HTTP and TCP/IP.
Comfortable working in a *nix environment.
Comfortable working in a fast pace environment where you are able to adapt to changes

Nice to haves
3+ years of experience in web development with at least 1 year of experience building mobile web apps
Experience building JS components that are modular, scalable, and maintainable.
Very passionate user of mobile devices.
Experience with Django/Python, PHP, Ruby on Rails, or other server side web framework a plus.
Understanding of packaging/wrapper frameworks like PhoneGap, Appcelerator Titanium etc
You like to approach engineering tasks from the product improvement standpoint
You are eager to learn new things (latest Javascript frameworks)

BS degree, Masters Degree or PhD in Computer Science or similar field is a plus.

If you have been saying yes in your head the majority of these criteria then we would love to hear from you. The link below will take you to our websites Job Page.

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