Experienced Frontend Developer, Buy Team

  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 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.

Job Description

The Team

You will become a member of the fast-expanding Product-Engine Buy team building a bleeding-edge B2B eCommerce solution for Marketplaces. You are part of an international, skilled, cross-functional environment where roles are not set in stone and include aspects of engineering, product management, build, deployment and operational management and designing. Your responsibilities will grow to match your abilities and experience.

Your role 

  • Build beautiful, robust, cross-device compatible UIs and features, and ensure there is sufficient coverage with automated tests

  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use, collaborating with the team in an Agile/Scrum environment

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

  • Be involved in taking a product from concept to release, and assume responsibility for the success of the product

  • Engage in discussions about and contribute solutions towards making both incremental and drastic changes in our frontend framework

  • Write high-quality, tested, peer-reviewed code

  • Identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve engineering productivity


About you:

  • 3+ years of relevant professional experience

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks preferably the React / Redux

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs

  • Experience developing web applications with large scope and complexity

  • Experience working with Docker and Docker Compose

  • Experience working in agile and scrum methodologies

  • A keen interest in the latest technologies

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely to engineers, designers, and product managers

  • Fluent in English

Nice-to-Have Skills 

  • Experience with Angular, Node.js, socket.io

  • Experience with client-side build tools such as Webpack or Rollup.js

  • Experience with front-end testing frameworks (e.g. Cypress.io, Selenium)

  • Experience with Kubernetes and Helm

  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

  • Basic understanding of PWA (Progressive Web Apps) and Electron

  • Experience contributing to open-source projects and  building side projects in your own time

Additional Information


Our office in Copenhagen has a palpable excitement that stems from the constant change that keeps everyone on their toes. Each employee has a voice, and their hard work pays off. No good work goes unnoticed. 

Engineering Culture 

We do what was never done before.

We are building the world’s largest network and platform. It’s difficult. It’s challenging. But we do it because we would rather tackle overwhelming challenges, instead of playing it safe.

We care for each other, the business, our users and our code. We care for democratizing business and building the world’s largest network for businesses.

Shifters 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.

We value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

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

  • Career and professional development opportunities

  • Flexible work hours

  • Mobile phone plan and at home internet

  • A competitive compensation package and equity

And once the office is back to full speed after Covid

  • Large office that provides caters to many different work-environment preferences  

  • Lunch and snacks daily with drinks

  • In-house activities like yoga

  • Opportunity to join many fun, varied company events like happy hours, hackathons, family holiday parties, and many more.

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