Senior Frontend Engineer at Hive | Powderkeg

Location: Seattle

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Product & Engineering

About Hive

Hive is the leading provider of cloud-based enterprise AI solutions to power the next wave of intelligent automation. We offer a portfolio of best-in-class deep learning models, built with consensus-validated training data sourced and annotated by our distributed workforce of more than 2 million contributors globally. Hive's APIs enable use cases including automated content moderation, contextual advertising, advertising and sponsorship measurement, document parsing, and more. We process billions of API requests per month for many of the world's largest and most innovative companies.

Hive has raised over $120M in capital from leading investors, including General Catalyst, 8VC, Glynn Capital, Jericho Capital, Bain & Company, Visa Ventures, and others. We have over 170 employees globally in our San Francisco and Delhi offices. Please reach out if you are interested in joining the future of AI!

Senior Frontend Engineer

Frontend Engineers are an essential part of the Hive Data and Hive Enterprise products. Working closely with designers, product owners, and other engineers, we implement the user interfaces that define our core platforms. We leverage the latest web technologies such as React, Redux, Webpack, and ES6 to deliver innovative interfaces and rich user experiences. The team is small and fast moving, and you will be expected to iterate quickly and make software design decisions on product features. As a front-end engineer at Hive, your breadth of skills paired with our bottom-up product process will give you as much autonomy and responsibility as you can handle. We are looking for technically- strong teammates who are passionate about frontend technologies and thrive in a fast-paced environment.


  • Build robust, high performance, and scalable applications
  • Work with the design and product teams to develop new features that are focused on user experience
  • Actively participate in product decisions, ensuring we set reasonable development deadlines
  • Look for opportunities to improve team efficiency and work with your team to implement improvements
  • Utilize OWASP top 10 techniques to secure code from vulnerabilities
  • Maintain awareness of industry best practices for data maintenance handling as it relates to your role
  • Adhere to policies, guidelines and procedures pertaining to the protection of information assets
  • Report actual or suspected security and/or policy violations/breaches to an appropriate authority


  • 6+ years experience
  • Expertise in an object oriented programming language
  • You have in-depth knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and related web technologies
  • You have a good grasp of React and Redux (or similar frameworks) and the concepts behind it
  • You are capable of creating beautiful web products and have good UX sensibilities
  • You are receptive to feedback and always looking for opportunities to sharpen your skills
  • You are a self-starter with excellent communication skills, able to work independently with little direction
  • You have excellent communication skills and experience in collaborative environments
  • You write understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability and scalability

Who We Are

We are a group of ambitious individuals who are passionate about creating a revolutionary AI company. At Hive, you will have a steep learning curve and an opportunity to contribute to one of the fastest growing AI start-ups in San Francisco. The work you do here will have a noticeable and direct impact on the development of the company.

Thank you for your interest in Hive and we hope to meet you soon!

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Frontend Engineer
  • Company
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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