Senior Software Engineer- Frontend (m/f/d)

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📅  Posted 15 days ago 📍 Germany 💵 not specified
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Job Description

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Your Impact:

We are bringing Handshake’s mission to Europe, and we want you to be part of our growing development team to democratize opportunity for students!  As a member of our European Engineering team, you will be adapting the core Handshake product to help students around the globe find that perfect job to kickstart their early career.

In this role, you will build new experimental features, implement core architecture, and craft new ways to help students find and build meaningful careers. You will be involved from design all the way to release; working closely with product, design and engineering teams to create a fantastic experience for our users

Your Role (Senior Software Engineer):

  • You get to architect and build new features for a rapidly growing user base.

  • You'll be working on a small, multi-functional team with other engineers, a designer, and a product manager.

  • You’ll have the opportunity to help establish new paradigms and patterns as we scale our European Engineering team in Berlin.

  • We’ll rely on your experience in general engineering architecture discussions as well as influence product definition through product planning meetings.

  • You’ll help maintain a high level of code craftsmanship through thoughtful code review.

  • You’ll champion technical excellence by advocating for engineering priorities alongside our product roadmap.

  • You’ll have the opportunity to make a broad impact on our Engineering team as a whole by leading complex initiatives around various scaling, reliability, and architecture challenges.

  • You’ll mentor junior engineers and share your experience and knowledge with senior engineers in order to level up the codebase as well as our shared knowledge.

  • You’ll provide hands-on expertise in frontend technologies and unblock the team for technical issues.

Your Experience (Senior Software Engineer):

  • You have extensive professional working experience as a web developer.

  • You have strong execution skills with a focus on frontend technologies.

  • You have an eye for good design and empathy for the customer.

  • You appreciate friendly user experiences.

  • You are self-driven and able to prioritize your time.

  • You are a problem solver and a critical thinker who can communicate effectively.

  • You are open to full-stack development. Prior experience with React and Typescript is beneficial but not mandatory.

  • You are proficient in English.

You’ll Work with these Technologies:

  • Frontend: React, TypeScript, Webpack, Redux

  • Backend: Ruby on Rails, Kubernetes, GCP, PostgreSQL, Redis, ElasticSearch