Senior Frontend Software Developer

  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Full-time
  • Department: Product & Engineering

Company Description

Have you ever worked for a company that actually wanted you to bring your whole self to work every single day?

About Tradeshift
Tradeshift is a unicorn in the fintech industry. We are disrupting a typically stagnant environment by connecting companies of all sizes and providing them with the platform and network needed to create value from old processes like procurement, invoicing, payments, and workflow. We recognize that business is both messy and social - two revelations that have driven the development of Tradeshift, a platform for all your business interactions.

Pay Documents Team 

Tradeshift supply chain platform brings sellers and buyers the future with digital marketplaces, payments, and apps. Our team owns the payment documents which is a core part of the platform. We develop software that allows sellers to provide goods and services through Tradeshift network. We maintain and expand apps and services that enable our customers to enroll larger volumes of invoices in electronic format, in order for them to obtain a higher degree of digitalization and discounts options.We strive to make digital the default for every process, every document, all over the world.

Job Description

Role
As an experienced Frontend Software Engineer you will take ownership of creating and viewing commerce documents bringing direct value to our users, discuss and review code architecture and design, and regularly challenge and improve the process. You will get a unique opportunity to develop your talent, as our challenges constantly evolve within our team.

We believe in team growth, ownership, development and quality assurance. You will have a manager and a team helping you grow, amazing company culture and perks. As a Frontend Software Engineer your involvement will start from product inception through architecture and design and 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.

What a day is like:

You will be working with product managers and designers in a global environment to define and ship a new product experience, migrate existing legacy code to new apps backed by micro-services, create new apps and new modules within the platform and work on feature requests and prioritized bugs that are crucial to our enterprise customers. You will be writing code covered by unit and integration tests and use git, with an open source like workflow, using forks and pull requests. You will work with technologies like React, Javascript, CSS/Less but also be exposed to DevOps technologies like Kuberneetes, Docker, Consul and supporting tools like Datadog, Sentry, or Splunk. You will also gain more cloud experience as our platform runs in AWS and GCP.

You will be writing high-quality, tested and peer-reviewed code, will help review code from other team members and contribute to what the team is delivering using a CI/CD release pipeline.

You will brainstorm with the team on technical architecture or design options, implementation alternatives and help solve day to day issues in a collaborative effort. 

You will be involved in all aspects of the product development, from user story to final implementation and production support. You will identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve engineering productivity.

Qualifications

You’re perfect for this role if you:

You are passionate about the impact of your work, are excited to learn new technologies, and are willing to dive into unknown territories. You are inclined towards software engineering best practices, pragmatic solutions, and are proud to own the quality of your deliverables. Curiosity towards new technologies, programming languages, frameworks, etc, is a plus.

You also have:

  • 3+ years of professional experience with a SPA framework (we mostly use React)
  • Great knowledge of Javascript (Typescript would be nice)
  • Experience with Javascript testing frameworks (Jest, Jasmine)
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs, knowledge of general web concepts such as HTTP, REST.
  • Can write high quality code and unit tests
  • Use git effectively
  • Experience with high-scalability distributed system technologies is a big plus;
  • Skilled in written and verbal English;
  • Excellent communicator and team player;
  • Curiosity towards new technologies, programming languages, frameworks, etc.;
  • Not afraid to take on hard challenges and dive into unknown territory;
  • Strong problem solver with a structured approach to your working day.

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Additional Information

Location
Our Bucharest office is full of “rebels” - people who like to challenge the status quo. We’re a fun group always looking for ways to make an impact and we enjoy the freedom and autonomy we are allowed in our jobs. 

Culture 
Our culture began day one when three Danes poured their brains, heart, and guts into creating a platform that could connect every business in the world. We expect each employee to approach their work with the same amount of pride and passion. One day you might find us having a ping pong match in the middle of the work day, and then you’ll find us handing off projects to colleagues in different time zones so we can continue progress around the clock. 

TradeShifters come from various backgrounds and nations, and we all thrive off challenging the status quo. We take pride in nurturing employee happiness, encouraging personal development, and welcoming teammates from all walks of life.

Why you might like working here:

  • You love autonomy and the freedom to get your work done how you want 
  • You like sharing your opinions and feeling like they matter
  • You want to work for a company that requires you to bring your whole self to work every day: brains, heart, and guts.
  • Ambitious international startup, and agile environment in Bucharest, Romania
  • 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 work hours
  • Company laptop provided
  • Medical Subscription
  • Meal tickets of 15 lei value for each working day
  • Free drinks & snacks daily, fresh fruits every Monday and Wednesday
  • Safe outdoor bike parking spot
  • Access to Bookster
  • Friendly and relaxed working atmosphere
  • Relaxing spots, games - ping pong, board games
  • Fun team-bonding events such as Team Camps, Hack-a-thons, Game & Field Days
  • Welcome Breakfast, Happy Hours, Birthdays Celebrations and more!
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