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Front End Engineer

Position at Community Brands




Community Brands is a software company that helps organizations achieve social good. Through our technology, we help more than 100,000 associations, nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations, and partners grow stronger and achieve their missions. Like our clients, our nearly 2,000 employees strive to improve the world in which they live, and we believe that technology plays an important role in that. We are techies and volunteers who dream big and are motivated by more than just a cool job (though that’s a great perk we offer too). The Community Brands culture is one where employees can pursue this passion as part of their profession, and we’re looking for great employees to join us!

 Front End Engineer

The Front End Engineer will play a pivotal role in the development and design of new clients’ learning portals which are used to train doctors, engineers, lawyers and virtually every other type of professional.  Your day to day role will involve full stack development on both client portals and core platform functionality. You will code primarily in CSS, HTML, Java, JavaScript, React and interact with a MySQL database backend. Autonomous individuals with a creative streak are encouraged to apply.    


We are a distributed team with members spread throughout the country as well as working out of offices in Atlanta and Boston.  Community Brands also has offices in Austin, TX, Chicago, IL, Maitland, FL, and McLean, VA. Our preferred location for this role is St. Pete, FL or Lombard, IL. 



  • Work with stakeholders in the client implementation process to fully configure their user-facing websites 
  • Work with QA to ensure your code is fully tested and working properly 
  • Write clean, documented code within defined coding standards 
  • Participate in code review process with the team 
  • Deploy to production when the project is complete 


We'd love to chat if you have: 


  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Java, JavaScript, React, SVN/GIT 
  • 3 years relevant working experience 
  • Experience with API web services (SOAP and/or REST) 
  • Experience with AWS is a plus 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • The desire to work in a fast-paced, team environment 
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or relevant Engineering degree
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • AsanaManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • WordpressCMS
    • SalesforceCRM
    • PardotEmail


999 Oakmont Plaza, Westmont, IL 60559

An Insider's view of GiveSmart by Community Brands

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Work-life balance at Community Brands is a priority for productivity! While teams that work off hours (tech support and event staff) have balance time to make up for the evenings and weekends, time management and blocking off time for yourself is a must.



How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Cross-department meeting and collaboration is SO important to us because we all come to work with a common goal. We have strategy meetings at a high level, but also have open communication through our internal chat channels where teams bounce ideas off each other. Video chat is a must with our other offices!


Director, Client Services

What makes someone successful on your team?

The most successful team members are those who proactively find areas where we can help our clients succeed in their goals, and those who have the willingness to adapt positively to the ever-changing world, are those that in turn reach and exceed their goals.


Senior Account Manager

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

The software team at Community Brands does not believe in being shackled to our computers. We all regularly work events to get firsthand experience of our product in action. This informs our work in every way, from tiny enhancements that improve the donor experience, to big initiatives that deliver innovative solutions to our clients.


Principal Software Engineer

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Working at Community Brands taught me that not all 9-5 jobs have to be boring! The office vibe is overall relaxed and collaborative. Different teams constantly interact with one another to work on a variety of projects which makes the environment fun, but still professional!


Associate Software Developer

What are GiveSmart by Community Brands Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Employee discount program & specials events
Free snacks & drinks
Monthly happy hour celebrations
Fun, collaborative culture
Community involvement activities

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