Senior Frontend Engineer (Developer Platform)


🇺🇸 Anywhere in the United States
Front-end programming
Jun 21
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Docker is a remote first company with employees across Europe, APAC and the Americas that simplifies the lives of developers who are making world-changing apps.  We raised our Series C funding in March 2022 for $105M at a $2.1B valuation. We continued to see exponential revenue growth last year.  Join us for a whale of a ride!

Millions of developers around the world use Docker’s Desktop and SaaS tools to simplify their application development and deliver code faster. The Collaboration group at Docker is responsible for well known products like Docker Compose, Docker Build, and Docker’s container registry. We want to make our tools more collaborative and accessible to users through a rich UI exposed through Docker Desktop and a SaaS-based developer platform. If you love building products with impact and are an experienced frontend Software Engineer then this role is for you!


The successful candidate is comfortable working with product managers and designers to develop, maintain and evolve SaaS and Desktop features that our users (developers) will rely on every day. They have experience working with Typescript and React. They are interested in building a developer platform to improve developer productivity. They are constantly seeking ways to improve the code base as well as CI/CD workflows to ensure they maintain a high level of quality with a fast pace of delivery. Finally, they are passionate about how developers’ lives could be made easier, and excited to create world-class tools.



  • Write, review, maintain, and document JavaScript/TypeScript code

  • Deploy code to production, and own the product throughout the lifecycle

  • Engage deeply with designers, product managers, and other team members to define the user flows for an amazing developer experience

  • Adopt and influence Docker’s design system

  • Interact with other teams within Docker, as well as with upstream open source communities and our users



  • 5+ years developing Desktop and/or SaaS UIs

  • 5+ years with JavaScript

  • 3+ years with React, preferably with static typing (TypeScript, Flow)

  • Comfortable following software engineering best practices such as code review, source control, continuous integration, and testing

  • Good verbal and written English communication skills

  • Comfortable with a high degree of autonomy (self-motivated, organized) and the ability to work remotely across time zones


What to expect in the first 30 days

  • Meet the team

  • Understand the team mission

  • Start diving into a part of the code base

  • Ship a small change


What to expect in the first 90 days

  • Feel comfortable in a part of the code base

  • Meet people across the company

  • Ship a more major change

  • Have demoed something you worked on at the internal Product Development demos

  • Understanding of the Docker personas and how they apply to the work that you’re doing


What to expect in the first year

  • Have autonomy/ownership over an area (level dependent)

  • Helped shape the direction of Docker product that you’re working on (level dependent)

  • Have worked with other teams at Docker on delivering an end to end feature



  • Freedom & flexibility; fit your work around your life

  • Variety of virtual and in-person social events to build connections and have fun

  • Home office setup; we want you comfortable while you work

  • 16 weeks of paid Parental leave

  • Technology stipend equivalent to $100 net/month

  • PTO plan that encourages you to take time to do the things you enjoy

  • Whaleness Days: companywide day off each month

  • Quarterly, company-wide hackathons

  • Training stipend for conferences, courses and classes

  • Equity; we are a growing start-up and want all employees to have a share in the success of the company

  • Docker Swag

  • Medical benefits, retirement and holidays vary by country


Docker embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe the more inclusive we are, the better our company will be.


CA/NY/Boulder, CO/Denver, CO  $179,000 - $242,000
Colorado  $169,000 - $229,000  
*salary range can change depending on the level

Due to the remote nature of this role, we are unable to provide visa sponsorship.

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