Front End Developer

EngineeringBudapest

Key Details

Team:
Co-located in Budapest, Hungary and Tallinn, Estonia.

 

Compensation:
Base salary and stock options in a profitable company

 

Perks:

(check the complete list of perks here)

  • An annual all-expenses-paid company trip, Summer Days;
  • Annual holiday, sick days, parental leave and other leave opportunities;
  • Private health insurance plan;
  • 3 health days per year fully paid;
  • 6 weeks of paid sabbatical after 4 years at TransferWise on top of annual leave;
  • In-house gym;
  • A fun and friendly environment with social activities, weekly team lunches;
  • We also welcome well-behaved dogs.

TransferWise is one the fastest growing companies in Europe and we’re on a mission: to make money without borders the new normal. We’ve got 8 million customers across the globe and we’re growing. Fast.

 

Current banking systems don’t let us send, spend or receive money across borders easily. Or quickly. Or cheaply.

 

So, we’re building a new one.

 

And, we’re looking for a seasoned Front End developer to join our mission and help provide our customers with the best experience possible.

 

What does it take?

  • passion for technology, product and user experience
  • A broad understanding of the concept of MVP (minimum viable product) and conversion rates
  • The ability to work independently and plan your own solutions to problems
  • Thinking from the customer perspective and putting them at the heart of everything you do as you’ll guide them from their first experience on our landing page to completing a transfer and making sure they’re informed every step of the way.

 

 

Is that you?

  • You’re passionate about product and user experience – customers are at the heart of what you do and that empathy drives your decisions
  • Great communication skills and the ability to articulate complex, technical concepts to non-technical audience
  • Experience building Front End apps that delight users
  • You have expert knowledge of JavaScript and how it interacts with the DOM
  •  You feel comfortable with modern front-end frameworks and tools – React, Redux, Webpack and the like.
  • The desire for creating cleantestable code
  • You have a strong sense of good UX and design

 

…but don’t worry we don’t expect you to know everything!

 

 

What the first six months in this role will look like:

  • You’ll have onboarded and found your place through understanding your team and guild vision and how you can contribute
  • Understanding the Fintech domain and our tech culture
  • You’ll have fully developed new features, from planning to release, and keep monitoring their adoption once live
  • Gone through two quarterly plannings and proposed ideas to take your product further

 

What you get back:

  • The autonomy to solve problems your way
  • The freedom to have real impact
  • Loads of development opportunities
  • fun work environment with social activities and events

 

And more… Check out our offer here.

 


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