Job Openings Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

About the job Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Renew is building the connective tissue for the $3T residential rental industry and changing the way renters search, stay, and move their way through apartment networks. Their mission is to build rental networks that unlock the value in enduring residential relationships.

Their founding team includes veterans of the real estate technology industry, previously launching and scaling businesses (ex: Compass, Jetty, RentPath) backed by Ribbit, Khosla, Founders Fund, TPG and prominent real estate firms. They have built products and scaled distribution with the largest operators of multifamily real estate including Greystar, Blackstone, Related, Cortland and, at their most recent startup, scaled from 0 to 2M+ apartment units on the platform in 3 years.

They are currently developing their initial product alongside the largest institutional real estate firms in the country and in the process of building out their founding team. They are headquartered in NYC and have raised $3M+ seed financing.

They are looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to join their founding team. You’ll leverage your experience building performant, well-tested and interactive frontend applications to bring our initial product to life, and contribute to the technical strategy and engineering culture of Renew.

You are collaborative, business-focused, action-oriented and show a high degree of ownership over your work. You understand that there are many tools and technologies to get the job done, but know how to make pragmatic decisions to solve your problem. You enjoy working on a variety of technical challenges, and are excited about joining a fast moving, early startup environment.


  • 5+ years of software engineering experience building performant client-side applications
  • Proficiency working with HTML, CSS and JavaScript, including modern ECMAScript versions. TypeScript experience is a plus.
  • Prior experience developing complex React applications in a production environment, using common state managers (Redux, Flux) and API integrations (REST, GraphQL)
  • Strong understanding of architectural patterns for modern frontend applications
  • Knowledge of frontend development best practices, including CI/CD, deployment and testing
  • Experience debugging errors and diagnosing performance issues in browser-based applications
  • A self starter with great communication and organizational skills, who has prior experience working on an agile software team
  • Experience at an early stage startup or with real estate technology is a plus

What You'll Do

  • As part of the founding team you will work closely with the VP of Engineering and the founders to design and build our initial product
  • Collaborate with teammates across the company and lead the development and release of major components of our frontend application
  • Write performant, well-tested code that will be the foundation of Renew’s product experience
  • Test, release, support and iterate on the features you build
  • Help recruit, mentor and develop your teammates
  • Act as a champion for Renew’s mission, vision, and values and partner across the company to drive a high-performance work environment


  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Generous PTO / sick leave
  • Generous parental leave policy