Zillow is looking for an experienced front-end engineer who will focus on helping architect, develop, and promote our Design System across Zillow’s suite of web products. The ideal candidate has experience building design systems and is self-driven. They are a team player who is comfortable working closely with partners across design, engineering, and product.
In this role you will:
Develop reusable, responsive components using React and styled-components
Contribute to usage and API documentation for both designers and engineers
Address and fix bugs in our design system
Prototype early feature designs to support the design and research process
Consult with, and mentor, designers, and engineers who are using our design system in their work
Provide constructive feedback to designers, both ad hoc and in structured reviews
Collaborate with product owners to improve the core user experience through our design system
Help raise the quality bar of the system by making sure components are performant and accessible
This role has been categorized as a Remote position. “Remote” employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace and, instead, work from a physical location of their choice which must be identified to the Company. Employees may live in any of the 50 US States, with limited exceptions. In certain cases, an employee in a remote-designated job may need to live in a specific region or time zone to support customers or clients as part of their role.
You bring a minimum of 4 years of experience in front-end web development. Experience developing design systems preferred
You are capable of operating autonomously, as well as collaboratively. At Zillow, we value the ‘Team Sport’ mentality.
Bachelor’s or graduate degree in Computer Science, or related technical field experience
Expertise in CSS and building for multiple screen sizes (responsive design); experience in CSS-in-JS (styled-components) or preprocessors (Sass, Less, etc) a plus
Ability to communicate well with both designers and engineers, and receive feedback openly
Bonus: You have experience with Figma
Bonus: Experience building for accessibility and assistive technologies
Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.