Neighborhoods.com is an easy-to-use online real estate resource that helps people find the perfect home and ideal neighborhood. There are plenty of real estate websites that let people search for houses, but we are the only site that helps people find their ideal community. From urban cores to suburban subdivisions, neighborhoods.com covers it all.

Javascript Developers are responsible for developing and maintaining Neighborhoods.com as well as our other products. Specific tasks include user interface development, enhancing our existing feature set, and designing technical solutions to complex problems. This is an excellent opportunity if you like working with newer technologies and toolsets to solve both technical and user experience related problems.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Familiarity with ECMAScript 6
  • Familiarity with Redux and Webpack
  • 6-12 Months Experience using the React JavaScript framework in a production environment
  • Experience developing React components to be used server-side within a NodeJS application server
  • Experience developing mobile-friendly, responsive web applications
  • Strong understanding of cross-browser and cross-device compatibility practices
  • Experience working with service-oriented systems and asynchronous http requests
  • An interest in working with new technologies
  • Experience working with continuous integration systems like Jenkins or Travis
  • Experience writing and reading API contracts using Swagger or a similar tool

What You'll be Doing:

  • Developing code and technical designs for existing and new products, with a strong focus on quality, performance and maintainability.
  • Participating in our engineering culture, with an emphasis on contributing ideas, thoughts, and constructive feedback regarding the work of others on our team.
  • Collaborating with designers, back-end developers, and product stakeholders to deliver technical solutions to complex problems.
  • Creating rich, interactive user-experiences with modern technologies
  • Assisting with interviewing, onboarding, and training engineers as they join the team.
  • Mentoring junior engineers

Education and Experience:

  • At least one year of hands on front-end development
  • Bachelor's Degree, vocational training, or equivalent work experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401K with match
  • Ventra pre-tax transit benefits
  • Kitchen stocked with snacks & great coffee
  • Flexible vacation/Work from home policies
  • Casual dress code
  • Group outings
  • Competitive salary based on level of experience
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave

Company Reviews

Management places a lot of trust in employees, allowing us to take ownership over what we create. And there's an emphasis on both productivity AND fun, making it easier to cultivate work-life balance.
Sam Reid
Communications Manager
at Neighborhoods.com
At Neighborhoods.com, you can tell that company culture is as important to our founders as the bottom line.
Zac Rosenbauer
Front-End Developer
at Neighborhoods.com
What attracted me most was the team's willingness to experiment on everything and the daily soccer matches on the big screen. We move fast, iterate often, and look forward to each day's improvements.
Danny Zagorski
UX Designer
at Neighborhoods.com
The support & encouragement to do what I feel is right and in the best interest of the company is unlike anything I have experienced at other employers. The autonomy given to do my job is refreshing.
Cameron Munro
Regional Sales Manager
at Neighborhoods.com
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Why work with us
Neighborhoods.com prides itself on being an open, creative, and dynamic place to work. Everyone’s opinion is valued and we are building something amazing from the ground up. The office is full of people who work hard to meet their goals, enjoy each other’s company, and like to have fun. We received the 2017 When Work Works award for our culture.
Culture
There is more to neighborhoods.com’s culture than the casual dress code, loft office, kegerator, and ping pong table—it’s about the ingrained principles of honesty, integrity, equality, and fairness. Employees from all departments regularly come together to share thoughts and ideas and assist one another in completing individual or common goals.
Perks & Benefits
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
401k with match
Flexible vacation & work from home policies
Near public transit options, including a Metra station across the street
Kitchen stocked with snacks, gourmet coffee, and soda
Casual dress code, group outings, and happy hours
Flat organizational structure
Secure bike storage
Ventra pre-tax program
Cold-brew coffee and craft beer on tap
Paid maternity/paternity leave
Plenty of available free parking

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