Front-end Engineer / Web Developer

Coral Gardeners

Coral Gardeners

Software Engineering
Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Front-end Engineer / Web Developer




The Ocean unites us and our passion is to protect it. Coral Gardeners started in 2017 as a group of young surfers and fishermen coming together to save their home reef. We’re now made up of an international collective of scientists, engineers, creators, and advocates determined to save the reef by revolutionizing ocean conservation and generating collaborative action around the world. We are Coral Gardeners, and we’d like you to join us.


Coral Gardeners is seeking a Front-End/Web Development Engineer to develop and maintain our web-based applications, enhancing user experiences and supporting our ocean conservation initiatives. The ideal candidate should be proficient in Vue.js, Firebase, and database management, with a strong background in front-end design and e-commerce web applications.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing and implementing user-friendly web applications using Vue.js.
  • Managing and integrating Firebase services for real-time data and authentication.
  • Developing and maintaining our e-commerce platform to support our fundraising and merchandise sales.
  • Ensuring seamless integration of front-end applications with various databases.
  • Collaborating with our team of scientists, engineers, and creators to translate conservation needs into interactive and engaging web solutions.
  • Optimizing web applications for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Maintaining code quality, organization, and automation.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Extensive experience in front-end development with a focus on Vue.js.
  • Strong knowledge of Firebase and its various services (Firestore, Authentication, Cloud Functions, etc.).
  • Proficiency in database management and integration.
  • Demonstrated success in developing and deploying e-commerce web applications.
  • Familiarity with web application design principles and best practices.
  • Proven ability to work in a cross-functional team and translate non-technical needs into technical specifications.
  • Fluent in English; knowledge of French is a plus.

As a Front-end Engineer and Web Developer at Coral Gardeners, you will have the opportunity to use your technical skills to make a real difference in the world. We invite you to join us in our mission to save our home reef and revolutionize ocean conservation.


  • Creative and innovative: able to think outside the box and conceptualize engaging web interfaces.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills with the ability to function in a multicultural environment.
  • Flexible, resourceful, and able to perform in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.
  • Has a strong stakeholder focus and service-oriented attitude.
  • Plans and manages tasks and responsibilities proactively and independently.
  • Strong interest in coral conservation, restoration, and technological innovation in alignment with Coral Gardeners’ approach.


Given the nature of our mission, we are looking for candidates who are genuinely interested in saving the reef. We provide a unique and inclusive work environment and an opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful places in the world.