Senior Software Engineer, Frontend
  • San Francisco, CA  -  
  • Full-Time

At LogDNA you’ll help us build a fast and modern log management platform that offers the flexibility of an amazing developer experience with the trust of enterprise-grade infrastructure. Today, LogDNA is used by over 3,000 teams including IBM, OpenAI, Instacart, and Lime Bike. We’re building a future where developers don’t have to dread the tools they use at work, starting with log management. We've achieved 350% year-over-year revenue growth in the last year, and we're just getting started.

We're Y-Combinator alumni, venture-backed by Emergence Capital (Salesforce, Box, and Zoom) and Initialized Capital (Reddit, Coinbase, and Patreon). Our team comes from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences, having worked on products at Heroku, Facebook, WhatsApp, Udacity, Ripple, among others.

We currently are looking for a passionate Technical leader for Frontend Development who is a motivated and an influential addition to the team to take part in our continued success and growth. The successful candidate will also be an energetic self-starter with a passion for pixel perfection. You will have a team-oriented attitude, a desire to see engineers succeed and grow, and the ability to set up processes to execute quickly. You will be results-driven, ambitious and enthusiastic about making an impact with an agile, venture-backed, Y Combinator alum start-up.

Responsibilities (What you'll do)

  • Work closely with the product management, design, and internal teams to understand the needs of our customers and quickly iterate to build features
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Participate in design and architecture discussions
  • Work on both sides of the web app: design and build client-side UIs and server-side APIs
  • Manage technical debt. Help to maintain balance between velocity and code health

Qualifications (What you'll need)

  • Experience in building real-world web applications
  • At least 5 years of Javascript experience in frontend or fullstack engineering role
  • Solid experience with Vue.js/Vuex or React/Redux frameworks
  • Solid experience with Express.js, MongoDB, Redis and similar server-side technologies
  • Solid understanding of front-end architecture, managing state. Knowledge of best practices of building data flow in a web app
  • Advanced knowledge of JavaScript (comfortable looking into the source code of modern client-side frameworks), CSS and HTML (comfortable implementing UI components from scratch)
  • Motivated to cultivate engineering best practices

Bonus Points (Nice to have)

  • Experience with static typing in Javascript (Typescript, Flow)
  • An eye for design, passion for building simple and powerful user interfaces


  • Working in a fun, energetic, agile team environment
  • Free snacks, lunch, drinks, and coffee
  • Lots of exciting new projects
  • Competitive compensation plan
  • Competitive benefits
  • 100% Full health premium coverage for you and your dependents (yes... everyone)
  • Dental and Vision coverage
  • Unlimited Vacation

This is a full-time opportunity based in San Francisco. Apply with confidence - fortune favors the bold.