Frontend Web Engineer

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We are looking for self-motivated engineers who have a passion for building high-quality consumer-facing applications.

*COVID-19 Note: While we still ultimately retain our goal of facilitating people spending more time together in person, due to COVID-19 we have shifted our focus to online events and successfully raised a Series B round (https://techcrunch.com/2020/09... the Front-End Developer position

We are looking for an experienced Front-End Developer to join our web-team. You will be responsible for building the ‘client-side’ of our web applications. It would be your responsibility to translate our company and customer needs into a functional and appealing web-environment while ensuring a great user experience. We expect you to be a pro-active tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design.

What we expect from you

  • Be an inspiring member of our web-team
  • Develop user-friendly and testable components or webpages for our SPA's
  • Work proactively together with our backend, content and design teams to improve overall quality of our product
  • Optimize for browser compatibility and maximum PageSpeed
  • Maintain high quality standards and brand consistency
  • Write clear technical specifications, documentation and guides
  • Keep in touch with latest trends in web development

What we are looking for

  • 3+ years experience of working as a Front-End Developer
  • Significant experience with building server-side rendered SPA's
  • Proficient in developing with ES5+ and CSS
  • Good understanding of industry best practices, layout aesthetics and SEO principles
  • Knowledge of browser testing and debugging
  • Experience with Vue.js, Nuxt.js, Bootstrap, Tailwind CSS, GraphQL, TypeScript, Storybook, WebAnimations, Jest and/or SVG’s is a pre
  • Excellent communication and multitasking skills with an ability to perform well in a dynamic environment
  • Knows what it takes to make being part of a fully remote team a success
  • BSc degree in Computer Science or other relevant area

What you can expect from us

  • You will be joining a young and eager team that’s focused on building out the next big social medium
  • Open work environment with short communication lines to other teams and/or team members
  • Market rate compensation including potential for stock options
  • Regular company retreats (unfortunately on hold due to C19)