Senior Front End / React Engineer vacancy at Whitespectre
General overview of the role
We are looking for a Senior Front End / React Engineer to join our team. Are you passionate about Java SPAs, efficient client-side performance using the latest frameworks and building software for millions of users?
Whitespectre is a technology consultancy that develops high-performing platforms and applications for our client partners. We work with both high-growth start-ups and large established companies looking to launch new products. Founded in 2015, we’re a team of 70 smart and diverse architects, engineers, product managers, and designers from across the globe, working together remotely- and we’re growing fast!
Building complex Java (mainly ES6, webpack, React) presentation layers to consume RESTful APIs in a performant way.
Collaborating with backend engineers in designing, specifying and implementing services to decouple functionality
Occasionally going full stack and diving in the the Rails services to add a new endpoint or modify behavior (and we can help you learn here too)
Identifying bottlenecks, using tools to diagnose and refactor code for scale
Ensuring the robustness, performance and failure characteristics of the system.
Writing well tested, defect free code with CI/CD
Taking ownership of production applications - managing issues, releases and ensuring quality
Availability to work full-time within a fast-moving cross-functional team, working 11 am - 8 pm Central European Team
Proven experience using Agile Methodologies in a remote team
Production experience of React/Vue/Angular/Backbone framework applications.
Ideally, a minimum of 2 years of experience performing this role
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) are essential for this role.
Perks & Benefits
100% Remote team: Work as part of a talented, globally distributed, successful team with over 8 years of remote experience.
Interesting challenges: We’ve done everything from scaling high-performance applications, building beautiful (but complex) user interfaces to low-level bluetooth communication with hardware devices.
Impact: Our delivery teams are fast-moving, highly collaborative, and own products end to end- your thinking and contribution make a big impact!
Great environment: We provide a great working atmosphere where you can share and learn with other smart people.
Career progression: We want you to grow with us and provide the opportunities, knowledge sharing and mentorship to do that.
The best-in-class toolsets: Slack, CI/CD with Docker etc
Work-life balance: love your work, but know that it doesn’t take over your life.
Paid Meetups: Come meet with your colleagues in Barcelona, or at a local meetup.
Competitive compensation: we’re looking for long-term members to add to our remote team. Many have been with us for 5+ years. Depending on location, we will hire as employees or Independent contractors.