Senior Frontend Engineer (M/F)

  • Feedzai
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • Jul 23, 2018
Full time Developer JAVA

Job Description

Feedzai is AI. We’re coding the future of commerce with a leading platform powered by artificial intelligence and big data. Founded and developed by data scientists and aerospace engineers, Feedzai has one critical mission: make commerce safe. The world’s largest banks, payment providers and retailers use Feedzai’s machine learning technology to manage risks associated with banking and shopping, whether it’s in person, online or via mobile devices.


You are a senior front-end engineer that will help create and maintain our next-generation products. We are looking for someone who loves JavaScript, HTML and CSS. More importantly, you will want to have an active role and own the technical direction the product follows, with a critical eye for high quality.
You will work in an open and iterative environment, releasing early and often, following agile methodologies (SCRUM), producing prototypes, and helping building beautiful interfaces that our users will love. 
If you join the team you will have the opportunity to work with a lot of different and emerging technologies (ES6, React and Redux are some examples) and you'll have the opportunity to learn a lot.

Your day–to–day

  • Collaborate with designers and software engineers to ship highly visual products.
  • Work efficiently and manage multiple tasks and deadlines without compromising the quality of the product.
  • Be an ambassador of Front-End stack quality for building reusable code that follows the best practises (eg. Unit tests, debuggers, profilers, architecture design).
  • A tech lead which is self-driven and wants to have an active role on the decisions that define the direction of the FE stack and architecture.
  • Motivated to learn new tecnologies being used in the industry.
  • Be a mentor to the rest of the team, teaching the best practises and how to make the correct decisions.
  • Be a owner of the product, identifying technical debt, proposing concrete solutions.

Your know how

  • Expert in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Motivation to learn, mentor and grow.
  • Experience in leading teams and taking architecture decisions.
  • Relentless in the pursuit of writing simple, clean and efficient code.
  • Proactive, accountable, analytical and pragmatic.
  • Proficient with web authentication standards, AJAX, GIT, REST/JSON
  • Knowledge in Backbone.js and React is valued.
  • Ability to write well abstracted, reusable and efficient front-end code, and to correctly employ design.