Frontend Engineer at capital group

capital group
September 17, 2020
Los Angeles, CA
Job Type
Job Expires: 2020-12-16


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Frontend Engineer

Req ID: 35081

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Other location(s): Irvine (CA); Los Angeles (CA)

Relocation benefits offered: No

Travel required: None

I can be myself at work.

You define yourself by more than just a job title, and we want you to feel comfortable bringing your true self to work. We value your talents, your traditions and your take on the world everything that makes you unique. Were working hard to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our organization and our communities because we know that what makes us different makes us better.

We want you to feel a strong sense of belonging. We value and welcome your experiences, ideas and identity. Over 40 employee resource groups unite our people and help to develop our collective empathy through unfiltered conversations about race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, disabilities, mental health and so much more.

I can influence my income.

You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. Youll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).

I can lead a full life.

You bring unique goals and interests to your job and your life. Whether youre raising a family, youre passionate about where you volunteer, or you want to explore different career paths, well give you the resources that can set you up for success.

  • Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
  • Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
  • Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones

COVID-19 HIRING: Our recruiting and onboarding activities are virtual during the pandemic and weve transitioned to a work-from-home environment until further notice. We are offering generous work-from-home benefits to improve our associates ability to work remotely.

We are looking for talented Frontend Engineers to help us build highly tailored web and mobile applications for Research Analysts and Portfolio Managers. These applications provide a lens into vast amounts of financial information and relevant news that invite collaboration and inform investment decisions. As a Frontend Engineer, you will work closely with UX designers to create rich and intuitive web experiences that will stretch your HTML, CSS and JS skills to craft reusable components that are both highly performant and resilient. In addition to partnering with UX Designers, you will also partner with Backend Engineers to design APIs that simplify and streamline frontend development. Your applications are first and foremost -
- safe, and run within the AWS cloud. We use a plethora of open source technology, including many of the widely used and popular Web and API enabling frameworks.
A successful candidate is someone who has deep technical ability and is excited about building great products. Business acumen and strong communication skills will further propel you towards a leadership role as your impact broadens.

About Us At Capital Group, we take a long term view on investing and have nearly two trillion (USD) of assets under management. In making investment decisions, we consider Environmental, Social, and Governance factors.
ESG is a core tenet of our thematic investing. Our culture is driven by our commitment of delivering long term sustainable results to all customers ranging from individuals to families, as well as institutional account holders. We embrace diversity and operate with integrity, and collaborate with respect. Our Engineering teams are smart and highly driven individuals who want to make a difference.


Deliver on goals by iteratively launching new features in a highly collaborative work environment alongside Product managers, UX Designers, and Fellow engineers

Interpret UX Designs and implement performant reusable components on modern web SPA frameworks

Contribute to GraphQL and REST-based APIs that enable rich UX with minimal latency

Actively participate in SCRUM process as well as the Engineering design and code reviews, as part of the SDLC

Design and devise improvements to process

Lift code quality over time


5+ years software engineering experience with deep knowledge of frontend technologies including HTML, CSS, SASS/LESS, Java.
Script, Type.
Demonstrated ability with owning major production features built on VueJS, or Angular, or ReactJS.

Thorough understanding of the modern browsers, HTTP, and RESTful conventions

Excellent knowledge of software engineering best practices with Design Patterns, Data Structures and Testing. Test-driven or Behavioral Driven development are a plus


in establishing and maintaining a frontend unit test suite


in Scrum and Agile Some UX / UI design experience preferred

Preferred Qualifications


with state management with libraries such as Vuex, NgRx, or Redux


with native and/or hybrid mobile development (e.g. iOS, Android, PhoneGap, ionic, Flutter, React Native, etc) preferred

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Youve reviewed this job posting and youre ready to start the candidate journey with us. Apply now to move to the next step in our recruiting process. If this role isnt what youre looking for, check out our other opportunities and join our talent community.

I can learn more about Capital Group.

At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. Thats why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve peoples lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, Diversity.
Jobs and Instagram.

We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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