Frontend Engineer @ FanAI - Santa Monica, CA

Frontend Engineer

Santa Monica, CA
a month ago
About FanAI
FanAI ( is a fan analytics startup based in Santa Monica, CA.

The acknowledged leader in esports audience analytics, we’ve created sponsorship marketplace that helps rights holders monetize their fans and brands optimize their sponsorship spend by delivering actionable audience insights and offline attribution to drive improved sponsorship outcomes.

The Role
Reporting into our CTO, you will responsible for implementing new features in the sports sponsorship platform. You’ll take responsibility for the quality, performance and security of our front-end codebase, and have a key role in ensuring we maintain high standards with regards to customer experience across the board.

You’ll be heavily product-oriented, and your role will require you to keep a strong eye on cross-platform and performant UI development, and to support on the marketing side of the business as appropriate. Within the product context, you’ll be expected to design for scale, find repeatable models for displaying complex data visualizations, and to work with the back-end engineering team to optimize performance and responsiveness.

A talented communicator, you’ll be looking to continue the growth of your interpersonal skills in a professional setting, and will be responsible for translating complex technical concepts into digestible terms for our internal and external client stakeholders.

This is the role for you, if

  • You possess familiarity with the modern data visualization ecosystem and relevant practices: graph data, charting, performance considerations when working with large datasets, etc.
  • You have a strong understanding of API performance fundamentals and related dev tools
  • You’re experienced using asynchronous approaches to UI rendering
  • You are proficient with Firebase/Firestore and React
  • You have hands-on experience with development and deployment automation technologies
  • You understand the benefits of TDD and are able to write maintainable unit tests
  • You are able to communicate effectively, in both written and verbal forms, with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams
  • You are comfortable with Agile delivery management tools and practices
  • You have the DNA to be part of a fast, vibrant, ever-changing tech startup
  • You want to be part of the core team of FanAI, a venture-backed, extremely well-connected startup in Santa Monica, CA


  • Deep understanding of React/Redux
  • An understanding state management, when and when not to use Redux
  • Experience with Webpack to bundle javascript applications
  • Jest or similar unit testing framework/libs
  • Performance profiling and debugging

Bonus Points for

  • Google Cloud Platform CI/CD
  • Google Analytics
  • End to end testing using Mabl
  • Experience working on UI component libraries
  • Data visualization with HighCharts, D3, or similar
  • Redux middleware and/or conceptually how it is used and the benefits of middleware in general

We provide a fast-growing, fun and professional atmosphere. A place to express and grow yourself professionally and the opportunity to advance your career through working with some of the most advanced technology and talented developers in the business.