Frontend Engineer – Javascript (m/f)

    Smallpdf Published: February 15, 2018
    Zurich, Switzerland
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    About us

    Join the Smallpdf team to develop the first PDF software people actually like!

    We have over 15 million monthly users who love our product and we are growing fast. With our true passion for design, engineering and business, we want to become the most used and loved PDF software in the world.

    We love open-source, using the latest technologies and solving tricky frontend challenges to create outstanding user interfaces - alll this in open and fun working environment. As a frontend engineer at Smallpdf, you work closely with the team to improve and extend our product.

    What will you do:

    • Team up with our designer and developers to create great user experiences and reliable interfaces
    • Work closely with our team to tie the frontend to our back-end infrastructure
    • Implement new features and improve existing ones

    Technologies we use:

    • ES6
    • Webpack
    • React
    • Redux
    • Redux-Saga

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    Who are you:

    • 3+ years of experience in developing web-based user interfaces
    • Outstanding skills in Javascript (including some knowledge in Node.js)
    • An obsession for interactions, animations and visual details
    • CSS, TDD, Git and Linux experience
    • Experience with React is a plus
    • Can work independently and have a sense of ownership for own work
    • Fluent English
    • Based in Zurich or willing to relocate to Zurich
    • Swiss or EU passport holder (or other permit that allows you to work in Switzerland)

    What we offer:

    • Have your personal impact on a fast-growing startup
    • Solve tricky frontend challenges using modern technologies
    • Help to grow a product that is used and loved by millions of users
    • Become part of a highly motivated international team that pushes boundaries
    • Enjoy fun company events like a snow shoe hike in the Swiss alps, wake surfing on the lake of Zurich, afterwork BBQs and more
    • Nice rooftop office in central Zurich

    Sounds interesting? We would like to receive your application today! Just apply here.