Senior Front End Developer

Job description

Founded in Berlin in 2014, finleap is Europe’s number one Fintech ecosystem. We are renowned for our fast execution in building successful, innovative and market-changing Fintech companies. Combining entrepreneurial execution, technological capabilities and diverse talent from over 55 different countries, finleap continuously challenges the status quo to reshape the way technology impacts the financial market. With 14 established ventures and new ones being launched each year, we have a wide variety of opportunities.

In this role, you will be involved in the first stages of new business idea generation for new solution building as well further business changes. You will be in charge of developing from scratch and of maintaining a brand new platform, working closely with product managers, designers, and the backend and mobile developers team.


Skills Required

  • 5+ years software development experience with JavaScript technologies

  • Strong expertise with React.js and GraphQL/Apollo Client

  • Experience with modern CSS, Styled Components is a plus

  • Experience with Webpack and code splitting

  • Attention to tests, deep knowledge of testing patterns and experience with Jest and Enzyme

  • Experience with Git and code reviewing (your contribution to open source communities will be really welcome)

  • Good communication skills in English

Previous experiences

Our ideal candidate has experience in development of a greenfield project and loves working with functional programming.


What Will Keep You Challenged?

  • Working on a brand new project without strict constraints

  • Being part of the front end development of a market disruptive banking platform

  • Very low maintenance activity, no legacy code

  • You will have the chance to make an high impact on user interactions and user experience decisions

  • Collaborating with a team of outstanding engineers and product managers

What’s in it or You?

  • The opportunity to be part of a company who’s using cutting-edge technology to makes waves in the finance and insurance industries

  • A direct influence on our products and choice of technologies – we want to hear your ideas!

  • Incredibly talented, dynamic and passionate team members

  • A leadership team dedicated to your growth and development

  • A steep learning curve – our team is a mix of vertical disciplines experts and entrepreneurs

  • Plenty of perks including a full benefits package, choice of computer, free drinks and snacks, venture outings and company-wide events

  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated both in and out of our office.