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Senior Frontend Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Monday, November 13, 2023

Senior Frontend Engineer

New York, NY
Frontend engineers at Llama are responsible for building the Llama platform, which is an application built on the Llama smart contract framework.
Llama is an enterprise platform for smart contract access control and operations. Protocols and token issuers use Llama to automate treasury management, manage token governance, secure developer workflows, and execute other privileged actions.

About you

You have a strong bias for action
You are customer-focused and obsessive about delivering the best user experience
You are deeply curious and are excited by the ambiguity of the frontier
You can work productively with a high degree of autonomy
You have clear communication skills and can collaborate effectively with both technical and non-technical teammates

Your responsibilities

Ship frontend features written in modern, typescript-based React code
Features include the ability for users to create and approve complex actions, verify action state, and visualize an audit trail of roles and permissions
Build dashboards that display a large amount of data in an intuitive way
Create a flexible component system that can be reused across interfaces
Work with backend engineers to design database schemas and APIs
Understand the smart contract framework to enable users to interact with it seamlessly through the Llama platform


4+ years of professional software engineering experience
Experience with Typescript, React, Next.js/Vercel, client-side performance, device compatibility, and browser developer tools
Knowledgeable about modern CSS frameworks and how to maintain a design system at scale
Experience with building and maintaining multi-faceted frontend testing systems that include unit tests, component tests and e2e tests
Demonstrated track record of interacting positively with external stakeholders. We work directly with the leading protocols which involves immersing ourselves in their organization, codebase, and development processes.

Nice to have

Have built applications that use ethers 5.0 and wagmi to interact with Ethereum
Understanding of product design best practices
Contributions to open source software
Academic background in Computer Science, or Engineering, or equivalent experience


🌇 Sun drenched office space in Soho, NYC
📈 Competitive salary ($140k to $225k) and significant ownership
🏥 Top-tier medical, dental, and vision healthcare insurance
✏️ Continuous learning through a generous education and conference budget
🌠 Opportunity to rapidly grow your crypto skillset, knowledge, and network
Llama is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
If this role sounds interesting, email Shreyas at to learn more. Feel free include links to past work and mention why you’re excited about Llama.