Software Engineer (Frontend), Observability

  • Contract
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 week ago



Who Are We?

Postman is the world’s main API platform, utilized by greater than 25 million builders and 500,000 organizations, together with 98% of the Fortune 500. Postman helps builders and professionals throughout the globe construct the API-first world by simplifying every step of the API lifecycle and streamlining collaboration—enabling customers to create higher APIs, quicker. 

We advocate studying The “API-First World” graphic novel to grasp the larger image and our imaginative and prescient at Postman.

The Alternative:

Postman Live Insights is designed to information builders, no matter their familiarity with the monitored system or the Postman API Platform, in the direction of effectively figuring out and resolving points. Our goal is for builders to pinpoint problematic API endpoints inside half-hour of account creation, enabling even newcomers to handle points as seamlessly as making an API name.

Our current efforts have culminated within the alpha launch of Reside Insights, introducing the Reside Collections Agent. This software displays API visitors, auto-populating a Postman assortment with detected endpoints. Inside quarter-hour of its deployment, customers can witness up to date endpoints of their assortment, which the agent frequently refreshes primarily based on noticed visitors.

Whereas API discovery is our present focus, we’re increasing our choices. Quickly, customers will be capable to navigate auto-updated API endpoints primarily based on error, latency, and quantity metrics. Over the approaching months, we’ll collaborate with early adopters to optimize the presentation of this knowledge.

You’ll be working with a remote-first group constructed out of the Akita acquisition. Read here for extra about enjoyable methods our group has found for staying related.

What You’ll Do:

  • Design, develop, and optimize frontend programs to reinforce the consumer interface and general consumer expertise.
  • Collaborate intently with backend groups to make sure frontend issues are built-in into backend design and structure selections.
  • Prototype and iterate with alpha customers on a weekly foundation, making certain speedy suggestions incorporation.
  • Work in tandem with the product lead and designer to plot well-scoped frontend tasks that align with consumer aims.
  • Drive the developer expertise, making certain it stays a pivotal side of our roadmap.

About You:

  • Possess robust implementation expertise, with the flexibility to provide huge quantities of purposeful code.
  • Thrive in a scrappy surroundings, all the time keen to find out essentially the most environment friendly option to develop the subsequent characteristic.
  • Have a eager product sense, deeply understanding consumer wants and collaborating successfully with product and design groups.
  • Transfer at a speedy tempo, excited concerning the prospect of weekly iterations with alpha customers.
  • Glorious communication expertise are a should, particularly as a remote-first group member and the only real frontend specialist.
  • Expertise working with data-heavy frontends is strongly most popular. Our product shows quite a lot of knowledge and we wish to present the absolute best developer expertise.

Our Values

At Postman, we create with the identical curiosity that we see in our customers. We value transparency & trustworthy communication about not solely successes, but additionally failures. In our work, we concentrate on particular targets that add as much as a bigger imaginative and prescient. Our inclusive work tradition ensures that everybody is valued equally as necessary items of our closing product. We’re devoted to delivering the most effective merchandise we will.

What Else?

Along with our pay-on-performance philosophy, we provide a complete set of advantages, together with full medical protection, versatile PTO, wellness reimbursement, and a month-to-month lunch stipend. Salaries will range exterior of the listed metropolitan areas & the U.S.

Equal Alternative

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