Posted 7 months ago  

Front-end Web Engineer at Bouqs Company

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Job Description

The Bouqs Company is changing the world one bouquet at a time! Be a part of our exciting journey to create a world class sustainable brand disrupting the global $50B floral industry. We’re looking for flat-out awesome people to join our rapidly growing team in Marina Del Rey, CA.

Are you passionate about crafting a beautiful and performant user experience? As a Front-end Engineer, you will be a key member of our Engineering team driving a rapidly growing e-commerce platform. Day to day, you’ll be partnering with business stakeholders to design, develop and launch new features while supporting existing applications. You’ll deliver high-quality features on new and existing web applications using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (Next.js, React, and a bit of jQuery). Join a team that’s pushing the floral industry to places it’s never been before.


  • Be a core developer on a replatforming initiative to move our storefront UI from Ruby on Rails to React using React and Next.js
  • Contribute to a UI component library used across customer-facing React applications
  • Lead by example with standards on quality, reliability, and scalability by shipping performant and stable code
  • Deliver creative solutions with clean, reusable, and scalable code while keeping to deadlines
  • Maintain quality with Typescript, Jest, React Testing Library, and Storybook
  • Mentor junior team members on development best practices and new technologies that help grow the skills of our team
  • Collaborate with Product Managers and Designers to implement UI/UX features from mock-ups


  • 4+ years professional front-end development
  • Expert proficiency in React.js, JavaScript (ES5/ES6), HTML and CSS preprocessors like SASS or CSS-in-JS
  • Git version control
  • Great attention to detail to translate designs accurately while maintaining a high level of code quality
  • Experience with responsive and cross-browser development and testing
  • Experience designing and implementing large, scalable web applications
  • Motivated by ownership and accountability
  • Curious about new technology to solve existing and future challenges
  • You think “beyond the code” and strive to implement a great experience for not just users, but your fellow developers by leaving the code in a better state than when you found it
  • You easily communicate technical issues in a clear, collaborative and open-minded manner with both technical and non-technical peers
  • You consider multiple options for solving problems and factor code quality and maintainability in your decisions
  • You view a codebase holistically to determine when you should add new code vs refactor existing code

Bonus Points:

  • Proficiency with hybrid React apps that use a mix of CSR and SSR/SSG, such as Gatsby or Next.js
  • Implementing A/B tests using Google Optimize
  • Ruby on Rails, Typescript, Node.js, Redux
  • SQL and NoSQL (MongoDB)
  • Understanding of RESTful design principles and experience creating and consuming APIs
  • Docker containerization in a development environment
  • Experience with e-commerce or subscription services
  • Experience benchmarking and optimizing page load performance


  • Flexible Work Location for Eligible Positions
  • Competitive Salary + Equity Package
  • Health, Dental & Vision with 100% employee coverage
  • 401k Matching
  • Three Weeks Paid Vacation
  • Discounts on The World’s Best Flowers (obviously!)
  • Work on cutting edge new technologies

About The Bouqs:

Our mission here at The Bouqs is to revolutionize the way we commemorate life’s moments by connecting people to beautifully designed flowers and the responsible partners who create them. Grounded in transparency, responsibility, and simplicity, we create genuine moments of emotional connection for our customers, build meaningful relationships with like-minded farmers and florists while empowering them to thrive, and eliminate unnecessary waste along the way.

Founded in 2012, The Bouqs is a venture-backed online floral retailer that delivers flowers fresh from eco-friendly, sustainable farms to doorsteps nationwide. Headquartered in Marina Del Rey, CA, The Bouqs connects farms and a curated network of artisan florists directly to consumers and disrupts the traditional supply chain by eliminating overhead costs like warehouses, importers, distributors, auctioneers and more. In turn, this model enables a superior product and redefines the experience and economics for both consumers and producers alike.

The Bouqs is an Equal Opportunity Employer!