Lead Front-End Engineer - React & React Native at LIFTE H2 INC (Boston, MA)

Lead Front-End Engineer - React & React Native at LIFTE H2 INC (Boston, MA)

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Location: Boston, MA
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-07-29 05:01:19

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Position is based in Boston, Massachusetts or Berlin, Germany

The Role: Lead Front-End Engineer - React & React Native

Apply your software engineering skills to make a difference on climate change.

Join LIFTE's rapidly growing and international team. We offer competitive pay, flexible working conditions, stock options, and other great benefits. We are looking for the best. Join us and make a difference where climate meets tech.

The Lead Front-End Engineer will be responsible for developing LIFTE's web and mobile applications, ensuring quality in deliverables, and growing the front-end development team. You will create software and IoT solutions to service users across the whole energy infrastructure value chain, including equipment operators, miners, hydrogen equipment manufacturer, company executives, and sustainability officers.

The Lead Front-End Engineer will be passionate, and customer obsessed, with a blend of business, technical, project and people management skills who will work with third party equipment and technology providers, nationally recognized testing laboratories, codes and standards organizations and LIFTE's cross-functional teams to help develop and deliver robust state of the art applications for hydrogen solutions and supply chains.

The Lead Front-End Engineer will report to the Head of Digital Products & Services.

Your Responsibilities

• You will set and own the software engineering team's standards and templates for creating web & mobile applications in React and React Native

• You are responsible for the reliability, safety, robustness, and consistency of LIFTE's applications for deployments to harsh environments and office workers in the same manner

• You will develop and oversee a team of software engineers dedicated to full-stack development, and create your own plan on how you want to grow the team to meet the rapidly growing demand for hydrogen infrastructure

• You will work with LIFTE's Technical Product Designer, Software Architect, and Head of Digital to ensure the right solutions are delivered to the right users at the right time

• You will be actively engaged in developing the product roadmap for all LIFTE's product offerings

• You will use analytics (both pre- and post-product release) to make data-driven product and system design decisions

Additional Details

  • Domestic travel at 15% with occasional 15% international travel required.
  • Position is based in Boston, Massachusetts or Berlin, Germany
  • Flexible combination of virtual and in office working.
  • US visa and green card sponsorship based on mutual agreement. You must currently reside in the US to be eligible for this position
  • US visa and green card sponsorship based on mutual agreement

Extremely Competitive Benefits Program


  • Incentive Stock Options
  • Performance-based company profit sharing bonuses
  • 401K plan with company match
  • Industry leading healthcare coverage: medical, dental, and vision
  • Generous time away, including 5 weeks paid vacation for all, regardless of seniority
  • Sick Time
  • Company-paid life and disability insurance
  • 6 Holidays plus 2 floating holidays


  • Urlaubsgeld
  • Weihnachtsgeld
  • Performance-based company profit sharing bonuses
  • Stock options possible
  • Betriebliche Altersvorsorge
  • VWL
  • Travel, health, and accident insurance
  • Jobrad
  • Competitive and environmentally friendly mobility options paid for by employer
  • Family friendly policies

What Experience & Education is Required?

  • For US: Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis.
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent engineering degree with a solid understanding of front-end and full-stack development required.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience building software systems as a software engineer and at least 2 years of experience creating mobile or web applications using React or React Native.
  • Minimum Experience with design sprints and rapid prototyping required.
  • Must have 2+ years of experience working with AWS serverless services in production. Experience with AWS Amplify, AppSync, DynamoDB, Kinesis is greatly preferred.
  • Prior experience with industrial sensors, wearable devices, vehicle interfaces, and wireless communication protocols preferred.
  • Proficiency in React and JavaScript required. Prior experience with Node.js, Python, animation design, 2D & 3D modeling and rendering in applications preferred.

What Skills are Necessary for Success?

  • Drive for efficiency
  • Detail-oriented
  • Design thinking mindset
  • Superior writing skills
  • Bias for actions and focus on results
  • Ability to self-direct

What Qualities are We Looking for?

  • Passion: your passion is incorporated in what you do and drives your progress.
  • Servant leadership: constant focus on how your work can serve the needs of others.
  • A focus on excellence: your work is error-free and complete.
  • Good judgment: your recommendations are sound.
  • High integrity: do the right thing, especially when no one is looking.
  • Community builder: we like each other and want you to be a contributing member of the LIFTE community in whichever way you are uniquely designed. Diversity of thought and approach is important to us.

About LIFTE H2 Inc.

The world needs a green electron and a green molecule for the deep decarbonization of society. Hydrogen is an enabler of increased renewable energy penetration and solves many challenges with logistics, electrical infrastructure build-out, and hard-to-decarbonize sectors such as heavy-duty mobility. Hydrogen for power generation, mobility, and storage is now an accepted reality in many use cases, but the capability to deliver credible infrastructure at scale remains nascent. LIFTE H2 Inc. is poised to accelerate the hydrogen economy through direct action, unparalleled capability, next-gen technology, and partnerships.

LIFTE is a 100% employee-owned company built from the leadership team of one of the world's foremost hydrogen infrastructure multinational corporations, with a vision to accelerate deep decarbonization of society through the use of zero-emission hydrogen. LIFTE is solving the challenge of building supply chains that connect renewably generated hydrogen with customers where and when their operations demand it. We do this safely, at scale, reliably, and profitably.

LIFTE currently focuses on rail, marine, mining, and on-road heavy-duty market sectors. Expansion into power generation, industry, and distribution is part of our growth plan. The founding team uses next-generation technologies in compression, digital, distribution, and dispensing systems in partnership with the world's leading hydrogen technology providers. LIFTE is a supply chain integrator, delivering project-level value to project financiers, public-private partnerships, and project developers worldwide.

LIFTE H2 cares as much about the path taken as the end result; the end never justifies the means. We are curious truth-seekers who do our best to do business in a way that brings love and respect to all the humans and environments around us. We work hard and are mission-focused, creating opportunities for ourselves and others around us. How we fulfill this mission is as important as the vision itself; LIFTE will show our customers, partners, and environment Love, Integrity, Fun, Truth, and Excellence in everything we do.

LIFTE offers very competitive pay, vacation, and benefits with stock options. We are headquartered in Boston, with a subsidiary in Berlin, and are on a rapid growth path that we hope you will consider joining!

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