Senior Front End Engineer

Riffyn, Inc. - Oakland, CA -


Riffyn seeks an experienced Front End / UI Engineer to develop interactive experimental design, data processing and analytics visualization features. 

Riffyn is a venture-backed provider of research design and analytics software (SaaS) to biotech, pharmaceutical, food and chemical industries. Riffyn SaaS offers a unique “design-first” approach to scientific experimentation and product development that solves previously intractable data fragmentation issues.  Riffyn provides global R&D organizations with unprecedented access to high-quality data, process design information and integrative data analytics.


  • 7+ years of software development

  • 3+ years of significant front-end/JavaScript experience

  • Solid understanding and experience with the React framework

  • Bachelors or Masters in computer science or closely related discipline

  • Desirable: Experience with Node, Meteor, and Redux

  • Desirable: Experience with MongoDB or other NoSQL databases

  • Desirable: formal or informal training and understanding of a scientific discipline

About Riffyn

Riffyn’s cloud-based application provides a visual process design and analytics software to improve reproducibility and tech transfer in life science, chemical and materials R&D. The product builds maps of experimental processes and joins them to live data to expose trends and causal relationships between experimental variables. Core to Riffyn’s product identity are eye-catching visuals, an intuitive UI, machine intelligence, and a collaborative backbone that seamlessly bridges software, lab workflows and lab hardware. Riffyn was formed in 2014 by a team of biological engineering, chemical engineering, software engineering and publishing veterans with decades experience in R&D, scale-up, manufacturing, data systems and open science.


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