Requirements for Front-End Software Engineer, Grammarly for Developers

  • Embodies our EAGER values—is ethical, adaptable, gritty, empathetic, and remarkable.
  • Is able to collaborate in person 2 weeks per quarter, traveling if necessary to the hub where the team is based.
  • Has 3+ years of experience working on a popular OSS project, developer platform, highly scalable consumer product, or enterprise SaaS product.
  • Has a solid understanding of browser APIs and JavaScript or TypeScript, along with experience with frameworks like React or Angular.
  • Has a good knowledge of computer-science fundamentals, algorithms, and data structures.
  • Has experience working on fast-paced teams.
  • Cares about the end-user experience and strives to ensure high quality.
  • Has—as a bonus—experience supporting a developer community.
  • Has—also as a bonus—experience addressing feature requests and bug reports.

Responsibilities for Front-End Software Engineer, Grammarly for Developers

  • Be responsible for shipping Grammarly platform features from conception to design, prototype, implementation, and launch.
  • Develop, publish, and maintain a JavaScript library that allows external developers to integrate Grammarly’s interactive suggestions into their web product while defining powerful yet easy-to-use JavaScript APIs.
  • Build a delightful developer-platform experience comprising effective landing pages, easy-to-use integration configuration panels, informative documentation portals, and insightful dashboards.
  • Build protective measures against API misuse and incorporate rigorous security controls to protect end users’ data.
  • Work closely with partners to understand requirements, brainstorm, and prototype solutions.
  • Join a new team and focus on building solutions for a new market segment.
  • Have the unique opportunity to help build the Grammarly for Developers Engineering team from the ground up through interviewing, onboarding, and mentoring new team members.
  • Help establish long-term relationships between Engineering teams at Grammarly and partner companies.
  • Work with back-end and infrastructure technologies.
  • Create an engineering culture with a strong emphasis on documentation, testing, and user experience.



  • _Professional growth: _We hire people we trust and give team members autonomy to do their best work. We also support professional development with training, coaching, and regular feedback.
  • _A connected team: _Grammarly builds a product that helps people connect, and we apply this mindset to our own team. We have a highly collaborative culture supported by our EAGER values. We also take time to celebrate our colleagues and accomplishments with global, local, and team-specific events and programs.
  • _Comprehensive benefits: _Grammarly offers all team members competitive pay along with a benefits package encompassing superior health care (including mental health benefits). We also offer support to set up a home office, ample and defined time off, gym and recreation stipends, admission discounts, and more.
  • _For Colorado-based employment: _The salary range for this position is $122,000-$239,000/year; however, base pay offered may vary considerably depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. The compensation package includes a wide range of medical, dental, vision, financial, and other benefits, as well as equity.

About this position

As a Front-End Software Engineer on the Grammarly for Developers team, you’ll make a significant impact on writing outcomes for millions of users. You’ll also help drive business metrics by delivering existing and new Grammarly experiences to more users via Grammarly for Developers.

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Job Summary

Years of Experience
Hybrid US or Canada
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About Grammarly

At Grammarly, we strive to help people understand one another, whenever and wherever they communicate in English. Every day, 30 million people and 50,000 teams around the world rely on our real-time suggestions to strengthen their writing and say what they really mean. Grammarly supports streamlined and effective writing. Our suggestions help identify and replace complicated sentences with more efficient ones, refresh repetitive language, and uphold accurate spelling, punctuation, and grammar.

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