Senior Front End Engineer

  • Tradeshift
  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Mar 25, 2022
Full time Developer

Job Description

We are looking for an outstanding Senior Front End Engineer with the skills to bring new products to market and improve our existing platform and products. You will have the opportunity to make a difference as we strive to connect all of the companies in the world and make business applications better for people.   We believe in team-based component ownership, development and quality assurance. We expect engineer involvement from product inception through production support. Our teams have great autonomy and responsibility to choose the best solutions, technologies and approaches to bringing Tradeshift to the next level. Of course, this will not be easy; you will face a lot of complex challenges in our growing, global, fast-paced startup.   Our Tradeshift Romania team: Within our first office from Romania, opened this year, we intend to continue our growing plans in order to sustain our vision to connect every business in the world with one solution that evolves as you do.     As part of the Engineering team in Bucharest, you will design and implement new products and technologies that will accelerate the growth of Tradeshift's business commerce network. We work hard and our teams have great freedom and responsibility to choose the best solutions, technologies and approaches to evolve the products to the next level.


What you will be doing:

    • Build beautiful, robust, cross-device compatible UI and features, and ensure there is sufficient coverage with automated tests
    • Engage in discussions about and contribute solutions towards making both incremental and drastic changes in our frontend framework
    • Lead a team in taking a product from concept to release, and assume responsibility for the success of the product and the growth of your team
    • Write high-quality, unit-tested, peer-reviewed code
    • Brainstorm technical architecture options on a whiteboard with your team
    • Identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve engineering productivity

About you:

      • Must have at least 4+ years of experience
      • Deep understanding of JavaScript both client-side and Node.Js,  CSS
      • Ability to write HTML semantic code
      • Experience with modern web frameworks like Angular and React
      • Experience with client-side build tools such as Webpack or Rollup.js
      • Understand PWA (Progressive Web Apps) and Electron
      • Understand the tradeoffs between shipping code soon and finding a perfect solution
      • Experience developing web applications with large scope and complexity
      • Able to evaluate the long-term value and quality of new trends and technologies
      • Communicate clearly and concisely to engineers, designers, and product managers
      • Track record of building side projects or open source software in your own time
      • Skilled in written and verbal English

  Culture & Perks: Tradeshift is a very special place. What makes and keeps us special is our people and how we work together. Our culture was formed from day one when three Danes poured their heart and soul into creating a platform that could connect every business in the world. We expect each employee to approach their job at Tradeshift with the same amount of pride and passion and embody the Tradeshift culture that makes us the best company in history.   At the center of Tradeshift’s values is the belief that the single most important thing we do is continue to hire the best people and create a workplace where they can thrive. To reward our employees for the great work they’re doing we offer a number of perks and benefits, including:   •   Ambitious international startup •   An agile environment in Bucharest, Romania •   A highly skilled international team that is working on a global product from a strong strategic vision •   Competitive compensation package •   Career and professional development opportunities (workshops, trainings etc.) •   Trips to design-camps for working with and learning from professionals in other countries •   Flexible working hours/ vacation policy •   Company laptop •   Medical Insurance •   Meal tickets of 15 lei value for each working day •   Fresh fruits every Wednesday •   Free drinks & snacks •   Safe outdoor bike parking spot •   Access to Bookster •   Friendly and relaxed working atmosphere •   Relaxing spots, games - ping pong, board games •   Company events like Team Camps, Hackathons, Field Days, Welcome Breakfast, Happy Hours, Birthdays Celebrations etc.