Web Engineer, Front-End

DC or Frederick, MD

Fugue is a venture-backed software company developing an infrastructure-level operating system for cloud computing. Initially available on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Fugue builds, optimizes, and enforces cloud infrastructure—continuously and automatically. The company has raised a total of $75MM from investors including New Enterprise Associates, The Maryland Venture Fund, and Core Capital Partners. With offices in Frederick, MD, Washington, DC, and San Jose, CA, Fugue is rapidly expanding its talented, high performing team. We are looking for an accomplished web engineer to join us in our Washington DC or Frederick, MD offices. We also offer generous opportunities to work remotely.


Our team...

The web engineering team works on the core Fugue product. Our web applications provide an interface for users to manage and secure their cloud infrastructure with Fugue. On the front end, we use React, Mobx, and Webpack, and we embrace the latest and greatest in web technology (ES6, decorators). On the back end, we use Swagger/OpenAPI to build APIs using Node.js, Docker, and cloud-native AWS services (Aurora, Fargate, DynamoDB).


As a Fugue front-end web engineer you will…

  • Design, implement, and maintain web apps, including Fugue’s web interface
  • Optimize code and build processes for 60fps front-end performance
  • Collaborate with designers to provide technical guidance in the early stages of feature design, and then integrate HTML/CSS into application code
  • Maintain production systems and investigate any issues that might occur
  • Continuously learn and adopt cutting-edge web technologies


The ideal candidate has...

  • Experience building complex client-side applications
  • Experience with a modern Javascript framework, including React, Angular, or Vue
  • Experience writing ES6
  • Expertise in front-end performance optimization and automated testing
  • Strong eye for aesthetics and an enthusiasm for creating great user experiences


Who are we?

Fugue is leading the next stage in the development of Cloud Computing. While the cloud liberated us from the burdens of physical IT infrastructure, it introduced new challenges as applications became distributed and infrastructure proliferated. Fugue reigns in this complexity and simplifies operations, allowing our customers to take control of their cloud infrastructure, move fast, and save money!

We offer competitive compensation, time off, strong work-life balance and amazing startup culture. Come join some of the brightest minds in technology today, and help us change the face of cloud computing!

At Fugue we believe that the only way to build a successful company is by building a diverse team of talented, smart individuals. We know that humans are better together than alone. Whether or not the government provides protection, we do not discriminate against anyone for any reason. Here’s the standard EEO statement - know that we believe in it even more than is required!

Fugue provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Fugue complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.