Senior Front-End Engineer

Vancouver, BC | Full-time

What do you envision your next career to look like? Join MetaOptima to make a difference in the lives of millions as we revolutionize the dermatology industry with artificial intelligence-powered software solutions for faster, more effective, and affordable care. MetaOptima is full of passionate, innovative people who thrive on working together as a team to build smart, life-saving technologies for medical professionals and their patients. Our casual, open-office culture welcomes fresh ideas from the minds of doers. Join our fast-growing startup to add your voice to our vision while working with a cool group of people set on making their mark on the world.  We take pride in what we’ve accomplished together, and can’t wait to see how you’ll help us grow.

A team who works together, wins together. We’re excited to share some of our accomplishments with you:

  • A BCIC New Ventures Competition Winner

  • Plug and Play Startup Showdown Winner

  • BCIP Innovation Challenge Award Winner

  • Coast Capital Savings Venture Prize Winner

  • A Ready To Rocket Winner 2018 & 2019

  • Winner of ISIC Disease Classification Competition 2018

  • Member of Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster

  • Winner of ITAC Ingenious of the Year Awards, 2019

In this position of a Front-end Engineer we are looking for creative individuals who are eager to make a real impact on millions of people’s lives while helping us enhance our web application. As a Front-end Engineer, you will work closely with other engineers and designers throughout all stages of the development cycle.


  • Bachelor’s or Masters degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent work experience

  • 4+ years of experience in creating interactive web applications

  • 2+ years of React experience

  • Ability to design and implement slick and minimalistic dynamic web UIs using JavaScript, React, AJAX, CSS3 and HTML5 

  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

  • Knowledge of web UI frameworks such as Bootstrap

  • Ability to develop UIs that provide a consistent experience across all web browsers and operating systems.

  • Can efficiently work in a collaborative coding environment.

  • Software Design Patterns with ability to apply patterns to business problems.

  • Competitive candidates will have experience in some of the following: Python/Django, NodeJS, JSON, RESTful APIs, Git, Linux, Gulp, PostgreSQL/MySQL, SocketIO.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implement features on the Front-end side for our web applications

  • Design well thought, clear, and polished UI, providing an engaging and delightful user experience.

  • Develop UI components for web based application

  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

  • Always use best practices in your code

  • Think creatively and work outside the box -- we love new ideas


Our office is located in downtown Vancouver and is easily accessible by bus, SeaBus, SkyTrain, and West Coast Express. We offer a competitive salary, vacation, stock options, and a comprehensive benefits package (including extended health, vision, and dental) and smartwatches. 

If you are interested and passionate about doing things that really matter send us your resume and join us on this amazing journey.

Please Note: Thank you for your interest in joining our team in the fight against skin cancer! We always do our best to contact all applicants, however due to high volumes we will prioritize those under consideration and may not be able to get back to you.

MetaOptima is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means that all employment decisions are based on talent (never race, color, creed, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth or any other classification protected by law). Diversity, respect, and fairness are our key values; this extends to all areas of the company’s hiring process, including compensation, benefits, discipline, transfer, termination and all other terms of employment.

Here at MetaOptima, we strive to ensure everyone feels welcome to our team; members with qualified disabilities will be provided with reasonable accommodation upon request to fit their needs to help them succeed.

MetaOptima’s management team will always take responsibility for ensuring that the company continues to offer fair, welcoming, and equal employment opportunities. We invite you to share this initiative by taking personal actions that uphold our core values.

Senior Front-End Engineer

Vancouver, BC | Full-time