Veeqo: Lead Frontend Engineer

    • Full Time
    • Anywhere


    Headquarters: Swansea, GB

    About Veeqo

    Veeqo is an award winning high growth tech start-up company which has customers around the world and with ambitions to become the best platform for ecommerce retailers to manage their business. It gives small/meduim ecommerce companies the chance to give an Amazon experience to their customers by helping them optimise their inventory and shipping.
    Veeqo is growing at 100% per year and is expanding globally. Joining Veeqo is a unique opportunity to get involved in a world-class start up. With offices in London, Swansea, Austin, Bishkek and lots of our team are remote.
    We recently raised $5m from one fo the top London VC’s, Octopus and we are using the funds to expand the team with the best talent we can find.

    The Role
    We are a “Remote First” development team and we are looking for someone who is way smarter in frontend than we are. This is not a vacancy to substitute someone who left, we need someone new to significantly raise frontend expertise of our team.
    You are to contribute to large-scale architectural decisions in our codebase and shape the ways we are dealing with our frontend.
    Our current stack and state (which you are to improve):

    TDD, continuous delivery, fearless deployments
    All new code gets written in React, much of existing code was written in Backbone/Marionette and we are trying to convert the latter to the former as quickly as possible
    The backend is written in Ruby on Rails but you are not required to be a fullstack developer
    “Remote first” approach, developers are scattered around the globe
    What to we expect from you (must-have’s):

    Ability to work with a remote team
    Solid experience of wielding large scale frontend applications
    Work within a few hours of GMT timezone
    Benefits we provide:

    Salary up to £55,000 / $80,000
    Be part of a fast growing start-up and make a difference
    Vacation 33 working days per year
    Paid sick leaves
    Work in a friendly, cross-functional team, with people who aim to be the best and love to tackle problems
    Working visa and relocation to the United Kingdom for you and your family if you wish to move

    Relaxed and flexible work environment with free hot and cold drinks, Spotify Premium and gym membership
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