Frontend Engineer

New York, United States · Technology


Who are we?

Vestwell wants to provide every employee in America with access to a retirement account by removing the friction points financial advisors and companies have in establishing and maintaining defined contribution & benefit programs. We look out for everyone’s best interest, including financial advisors, businesses, and their employees.

Why Vestwell?

Vestwell is at the forefront of a wave of change in a $6 trillion 401(k) market; creating a new platform that lowers fees and ensures that individuals retire wealthier. We’ve raised some money from great investors in the Fintech and Finserv world to achieve this goal and are already getting a great response from customers.

Who are we looking for?

Vestwell is a looking for a Frontend Engineer to translate wireframes into to actual code. Ideally you can sit comfortably between our development team and our product team to build reusable solutions to our customer problems. Most importantly — you care about both how an application looks and how well it works.

Experience has taught you how to play the intermediary role between design and engineering effectively and that means bridging the gap between wireframes and technical implementation. We’re still a young company so you will have the opportunity to see your influence and impact both in real-time and long-term.

Vestwell is an agile shop, so you'll be expected to establish, track, and achieve goals for each sprint. We believe in deadlines and expect team members to be a model example for everyone else. Your job includes consistently providing expertise, leadership, and support to the rest of the development team.

Day-to-day you will also be expected to:


The Necessities

The Extras


We’re an early stage startup with lots of exciting milestones ahead. We value health and wellness at Vestwell, so we offer competitive health coverage, an open vacation policy, coffee, cappuccino & healthy snacks, and a bright, comfortable office with lots of workspace options so you can be comfortable and as productive as possible. Naturally, we also have a great 401(k) plan.

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