Senior Frontend Engineer at Compose.ai
About the role
Compose AI is a fast growing startup backed by YCombinator that just recently closed a $2.1mil seed round led by David Sacks and Craft Ventures, as well as investments from Sequoia and cofounders from Kayak, Hubspot, Vercel, and Honey. We’re disrupting the way people type by leveraging artificial intelligence.
We are looking for an experienced frontend-stack engineer to help our team create a stunning experience across all major websites as well as expand our Chrome Extension to more websites. We need your help to make our mission a reality: amplify human potential by bringing intelligence to human-computer communication. We are starting by providing AI-powered autocompletion across all of your tools and devices.
Integrating and improving the integration process for our extension to work on leading websites
- In particular, websites that do not play nicely with others changing the DOM without them knowing!
Designing and implementing a way to easily gather various pieces of context from various websites in order to feed our model what it needs to make better predictions
- As well as making that simple for other engineers to do
Creating a dashboard experience showing users how much time Compose AI saves them, etc.
Working with a designer/PM to create fun visual quirks to make using the extension a memorable experience
Create smooth onboarding experiences for new users
Good knowledge of Typescript
Knowledge of Chrome Extension APIs and architecture
Great written communication skills
Experience testing vanilla JS/TS frontend code (unit, integration, UI, end-to-end, etc.)
Ability to create simple interfaces for other developers to implement to solve complex frontend problems (in particular)
Interview future job candidates
Help establish team standards
Experience testing Chrome Extensions
Knowledge of Websockets/SocketIO
Experience working at an early-stage startup (< 25 employees)
2+ years of React experience
2+ years of Redux experience
Experience creating visual-heavy websites, smooth animations, and/or unique UXs
Why you should join Compose.ai
Our mission at Compose.ai is to amplify human potential by bringing intelligence to human-computer communication. This is a hard problem but we believe deeply in the mission and lean in to audacious goals.
Our core product is a freemium Chrome extension that helps automate your writing using AI. You know how Gmail autocompletes your sentences for you? It's like that, except it's available everywhere, across all of your devices and tools. So whether you're writing an email in Superhuman, replying to your customers on intercom, or writing documentation on Notion, compose.ai is there. We are currently in a private beta with over 6,000 signups. We created our own proprietary AI model that is real-time, personalized, and adapts to wherever you're typing. Wilson and I are ex-Amazon and Landon is ex-Google. If you believe AI is going to change the way we live and the way we write, then we would love to talk to you.