UI Frontend Engineer

    CoverWallet Published: January 29, 2019
    Location
    Madrid, Spain
    Job Type

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    About us

    We're a tech startup on a mission to reinvent the insurance industry combining data, design and technology. CoverWallet is growing rapidly and expanding across the USA. We're just more than a year old, and have raised $30 million in funding from top tier VCs (Foundation Capital, Union Square Ventures, Two Sigma, Index Ventures, and Founder Collective), and have built an incredible team of ~150 people (70% in New York and 30% between Madrid and Valencia). We are growing our team in Spain with some of the best engineers in Europe. You can read more about our approach in recent press:

    About the role

    We are currently seeking a UI Frontend Engineer who will work along with designers and backend engineers on creating our software solutions.

    This is just the start, hence you’ll be a key player on defining technology stack, processes, and build our work environment from scratch!

    What you will do here

    • Work with Designers, Backend Engineers and Product Managers to implement design and product interfaces
    • Build UI interfaces for our web products
    • Participate in group design and code reviews with the rest of the front-end team members
    • Implement front-end best practices

    Who we are looking for

    • Expertise on web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
    • Demonstrated UI design and UX sensibilities
    • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
    • Javascript frameworks knowledge, React is a plus
    • Cross-browser compatibility issues knowledge, client-side performance
    • Demonstrated UI design and UX sensibilities
    • Ability to work with the Design team to understand detailed requirements
    • Team player, really motivated with technical challenges
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
    • Time management skills
    • English speaking and writing skills

    Is a plus

    • Experience designing for Fintech or Insurtech digital products
    • Experience with UX tools such as Sketch and InVision
    • React knowledge
    • Agile/Scrum experience
    • Jira expertise

    What we offer

    • Great offices in the middle of Manhattan, NYC and in Spain in the center of Madrid, and near the beach in Valencia
    • Competitive salary and stock options
    • Fun and fast-paced environment
    • Education budget
    • WFH from time to time
    • Coffee, Drinks & Fruits
    • The possibility to build your career in one of the leading startups in the US
    • The possibility to disrupt one of the biggest industries, and in one of the biggest, most developed digital markets in the world
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