Software Engineer - Front End

Chicago, Illinois, United States | Engineering | Full-time | Fully remote


Label Insight a NielsenIQ Company- Voted one of Chicago's Top 50 Best Small Places to Work - Join us!


About the Engineering Team:

Our Engineering team is chock-full of smart, dedicated, and creative team members. Each one has a desire to experiment with new and unfamiliar technology to solve their cross-functional (XFN) team's business objectives. We're passionate about best practices and strive to follow standards laid out before us. The team is encouraged to get involved in the tech community by participating in open source projects, speaking at local meetups, and presenting at national and international conferences.

Who You Are: 

You’re an innovator; you share our common interest in improving and scaling our existing architecture and systems. Your excellent communication skills are key when collaborating closely with Product, internal customers, and other engineers and data scientists to determine the best way to build products that meet their needs. You’re hungry for growth and with our Engineering Ladder you can visualize your career path.  We are quality driven and you must be too.  We expect that you’ll get involved and stay informed  with the latest trends in technology and experiment with how to apply those to help consumers make more educated and healthier decisions.

Even if you don’t check all the criteria boxes, we encourage you to apply.  We’re looking for people with diverse backgrounds, exceptional potential and a passion for their craft.

How You’ll Contribute: 

  • Start the day collaborating with your XFN team and Product Manager during daily standups to discuss the current sprint and remove any roadblocks
  • Write JavaScript or TypeScript to add functionality to our platform
  • Build out a micro frontend architecture using React
  • Bring our Design System to life by adding to a shared component library using React and Styled Components
  • Collaborate across the stack using AWS services such as Lambda, ECS, SNS/SQS and CloudFront
  • Pair with and mentor other engineers to provide highly-valuable and innovative products to our customers
  • Author architecture decision records and participate in whiteboarding sessions to demonstrate continual improvement of our engineering practices
  • Meet weekly with your manager 1:1 to keep the lines of communication flowing and ensure your performance and development is on track
  • Host a Lunch-and-Learn or Engineering Learning Session to showcase your expertise in a new technology or update the team on that tech meetup or conference you recently attended

We Share a Common Purpose:

Label Insight a NielsenIQ Company’s purpose is to empower consumers with the knowledge to improve their lives through better product choices. Our purpose keeps our team focused and aligned as we drive growth for our grocery retailer and CPG customers through unparalleled transparency.

We Live Our Values:

  • Transparency: We share information freely and concisely as a team
  • Inclusion & Collaboration: We believe working together as our unique-selves better serves our customers and community
  • Iteration & Innovation: We speak up early, are honest about our limits, and leverage failure as an asset
  • Intellectual Honesty & Humility: We encourage open debate and favor the best ideas
  • Accountability: We own the successes and failures of our team
  • Quality Driven: We hold our work to the highest standards and embrace problems as opportunities

The Benefits & Perks of Joining Us - For Starters:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work hours
  • Flexible paid time-off on top of 11 business days for standard holidays 
  • Company subsidized health insurance, dental and vision benefits
  • Life, Accident and Disability Insurance
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Education Assistance
  • Transportation/Commuter benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program



*At Label Insight a NielsenIQ Company we embrace diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds and qualifications.  We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.