Front End Developer – React.js

at Pacific Life Insurance Company
Published September 10, 2023
Location Newport Beach, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description:

Pacific Life is investing in bright, agile, and diverse talent to contribute to our mission of innovating our business and creating a superior customer experience. We're actively seeking a talented Senior Front-End Developer to join our Workforce Benefits Division in one of our locations: Newport Beach, CA; Aliso Viejo, CA; Omaha, NE; or Lynchburg, VA. This role is available for on-site or hybrid work arrangements.

As a Senior Front-End Developer, you will be a key contributor to Pacific Life's Workforce Benefits Division, driving innovation through the development of cutting-edge user interfaces. You will join a dynamic team of professionals and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our customer-centric solutions.

How you will make an impact:
•Lead the design and implementation of responsive and intuitive web interfaces for our Workforce Benefits Division.
•Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including UX/UI designers and backend developers, to create seamless user experiences.
•Utilize your extensive experience (6+ years) to provide technical leadership and mentorship to junior developers.
•Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs, optimizing applications for speed and scalability.
•Stay up-to-date with emerging trends and best practices in front-end development.

•Able to call microservices.

The experience you will bring:
•Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
•6+ years of professional experience in front-end development.
•Strong proficiency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and related web technologies.
•Extensive experience with React.js and its core principles.
•Solid understanding of version control systems, particularly Git.

What will make you stand out:
•Advanced degree in Computer Science or related field.
•Proficiency in other front-end frameworks like Vue.js is a plus.
•Experience in the financial or insurance industry.
•In-depth knowledge of UI/UX design principles.
•Strong problem-solving abilities and proactive attitude.

You belong at Pacific Life

At Pacific Life we are committed to a culture of belonging, a space where all employees are empowered to be authentic. One way we cultivate an inclusive culture is through our employee connection groups. The purpose of these employee-led groups is to offer a place to build community, connection, camaraderie, and a sense of belonging. Each group can be active in education, advocacy, recruitment, and community building throughout our organization. Learn more about our employee connection groups at

Want to learn more about life at Pacific Life? Take an inside look at our company culture:

Base Pay Range:

The base pay range noted provides a basis to determine the appropriate offer dependent upon several factors including but not limited to geographic location, experience, skills, education and pay equity. Also, most employees are eligible for additional incentive pay.

$113,700.00 - $142,100.00 - $191,900.00

Your Benefits Start Day 1

Your wellbeing is important to Pacific Life, and we're committed to providing you with flexible benefits that you can tailor to meet your needs. Whether you are focusing on your physical, financial, emotional, or social wellbeing, we've got you covered.

  • Prioritization of your health and well-being including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Wellbeing Reimbursement Account that can be used on yourself or your eligible dependents
  • Generous paid time off options including: Paid Time Off, Holiday Schedules, and Financial Planning Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave as well as an Adoption Assistance Program
  • Competitive 401k savings plan with company match and an additional contribution regardless of participation

EEO Statement:

Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at Pacific Life Insurance Company.