Junior Frontend Developer

  • Smava
  • Berlin, Germany
  • May 29, 2017
Intern Developer

Job Description

We are smava, the online loan comparison platform. smava brings together private applicants with a huge variety of banks and private investors, offering great interest rates for loans between 1.000€ to 120.000€. Using smava’s sophisticated scoring technology, customers can within seconds receive free of charge their tailored online loan with the best conditions. Our customers use financing for large number of plans, such as car financing, property renovation and loan consolidation. Furthermore, customers receive free and independent consultancy through our highly trained loan consultants. smava’s concept has convinced independent testers for years. As a Fintech Company we have provided more than 2 billion euros in loan volume since it was founded.Based in Berlin we have grown to over 220 employees and are striving to continue that successful growth. To do that, we are looking for the best employees to expand our team employees like you!

Junior Frontend Developer (m/f) - FinTech Application

Our Engineering department conceptualizes and realizes web services to guarantee a well performingsmava ecosystem of financial products. We continuously develop our online loan comparison platform and implement new product features.

What we would like you to do:

  • Design & development of reusable React based libraries/components for building various Product and Marketing frontends which can be A-B-tested and perform well under heavy load
  • Work closely together with our Web Design and UI Team
  • Create an amazing user experience
  • Agile development

One current project:

  • Development of a state of the art landing page management system (React & Redux) made out of reusable components

What you will need for:

  • Experiences (at least one project) in implementing user interfaces ideally based on HTML(5), CSS3 & React or related frameworks (e. g. Angular or Backbone) 
  • Fluent in spoken and written English (other languages are considered a plus)

Our frontend tech stack:

  • React
  • Redux
  • Webpack
  • Universal rendering
  • Backbone/Marionette
  • SCSS
  • Node.js

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to drive the future technology that changes the financial industry
  • A wide range of exciting technical challenges
  • Smart colleagues from all around the world (30 nationalities)
  • Grown-up startup mentality
  • Open communication, flat hierarchy, fast execution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Onboarding support (e.g. visa sponsorship)
  • Paid education (e. g. trainings, workshops, conferences)
  • Language courses
  • Company pension
  • Subsidized Lunch offer (smunch.co) and subsidized public transport ticket (VBB Umweltkarte)
  • Beer Friday, Mystery Lunch, Breakfast Club, different team events

Did we get your attention? Then we are looking forward receiving your application including:

  • CV, project list, salary expectations and earliest starting date addressed to Fabian Lurz 
  • In case you are not an EU citizen, we also need a copy of your academic degree & valid passport
  • If you already have a Blue Card, Visa or Work Permit, please let us know

Please tell us, where you first found our job advertisement. Note that it will be difficult to proceed with your application without the documents mentioned above.