Frontend Engineer


About Blobr

We are a fast-growing startup building a No Code solution to help product people to share and monetize APIs. We make the world smarter as B2B data can be shared faster and better between companies thanks to Blobr. We help increase API adoption, reduce API costs and improve the time to market for API providers.
Our team is our best asset. We work with extremely smart and talented individuals, who all enjoy a high degree of responsibility and independence in structuring their work.

Your mission

You will be joining a cross-functional team working on the next generation No Code solution for APIs working closely with Design and UX to provide the best delightful experience for our users.
In this position, you play a key ownership role over the projects and services composing the web platform used by customers. These projects span from interactive components to dashboards to data-heavy backend visualizations.
Front End engineers work on the full-stack, but are experts when it comes to TypeScript, JavaScript, React, CSS, npm, webpack, and other modern JavaScript frameworks and components.
You will ensure that these components and the overall application are robust, responsive, and easy to maintain. Also, you will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product are important.

We're looking for people who

-> Have expert-level knowledge of JavaScript and experience with a JavaScript framework such as React, Angular, Backbone or Ember.
-> Demonstrate empathy for design and UX best practice.
-> Want to grow their career in a fast-paced, low bureaucracy environment.
-> Like the idea of working on a small, customer-driven development teams of 3-5 engineers.
-> Take ownership, work collaboratively, and figure things out.
-> Have a track record for solving complicated technical problems and analyze tradeoffs with empathy for the developers, yet building creative solutions.
-> Able to demonstrate pragmatic decision making and problem-solving abilities.
-> Understand how we build and why for our customers.

Here are the main topics you will work on

-> Work with designers and product management to define and improve user experience.
-> Work in a team of engineers, PMs, designers, etc. all with very diverse and interesting backgrounds.
-> Translate designs and wire-frames into high quality code.
-> Solve complex business problems by using an engineering centric approach.
-> Contribute to technical and architectural decision-making.
-> Develop cohesive user interface components and flows.
-> Define and advocate user interface framework standards.
-> Provide user interface modules and guidance for the rest of the development team.
-> Develop new user-facing features using React.
-> Build robust, reliable and reusable components and front-end libraries for future use.
-> Deliver a consistently high-quality code.
-> Maintain and improve the code quality by writing unit tests, integration tests and e2e automations, all while respecting clean code standards.
-> Identify and find solutions for bugs and bottlenecks.
-> Work closely with upstream team members to address production issues.
-> Keep up to date with the latest software engineering trends.

Your profile

-> 3+ years of professional experience with ReactJS and NodeJS (or similar JS framework)
-> Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model.
-> Strong proficiency in CSS3, CSS preprocessors and responsive design.
-> Strong understanding of TypeScript, JavaScript, Object-Oriented principles, relational or NoSQL databases, and web application development..

A plus for joining Blobr

-> Previous tech startup experience
-> Familiarity with AWS ecosystem, including cloud services, AWS DevOps.
-> Familiarity with infrastructure as code frameworks such as Terraform, Serverless Framework.
-> Familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes and other containerization technologies.
-> Familiarity with RESTful APIs.

Recruitment Process

1. First Call
2. Live or offline test on a use case
3. Meet the team
4. Last round with the CTO

You will receive a competitive package and stock options.

Do you think you have what it takes to be part of Blobr? We'd love to hear from you.

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