Frontend Engineer (m/f) for George

Job description

Banking has a name. And we create it.

For more than 3 million customers across Europe, George stands for a digital banking experience that combines design and technology on an open platform. At the George Labs, we strive for for everyone. We achieve this by empowering people to understand, manage and, last but not least, enjoy one of their most personal things: their money.

 

Join us in our agile environment and make banking simple, intelligent and personal again!

Your idea of a perfect offsite would be to perform code reviews with other developers. As our Frontend Engineer (m/f), you will implement new features for the George banking platform, and when needed, change and extend existing features. You’ll collaborate closely with business analysts in specking new features, initiate test coverage for existing features, and help bring innovative and delightful designs to life.  We’re looking for mindful, empathetic, and self-aware engineers to join our team and make George shine for the user.

Requirements

What you’ll bring with you

 

  • Several years of experience building single page web applications
  • Fluency in web development technologies with a good feel for what is and is not possible
  • A bag-full of JavaScript (ES6), ReactJS or BackboneJS, and Git skills, with some TypeScript knowledge also welcome
  • Ninja-like skills of refactoring and working with legacy code.
  • Understanding the value of TDD, BDD and testing frameworks (Jest, Mocha, Jasmine) as a way to deliver software of higher value
  • An ability to express your values and opinions and articulating them in fluent English

 

We are looking for someone, who...

 

  • knows all the good parts of JavaScript.
  • is experienced with Test-driven JavaScript development.
  • wants to write clean and solid code
  • loves improving the Design of Existing Code.
  • manages to work effectively with legacy code.
  • spent time learning JavaScript design patterns.
  • already started the road from journeyman to master.
  • can tell what the code smells like.

 

Why you will like us

 

  • We’re a team of experienced developers who love to exchange ideas and push the boundaries
  • Provide everything you need to work (e.g., MacBook Pro, mobile device, licenses) and lots of additional benefits
  • Our attitude is open minded, and we are always keen to stand up and go the extra mile for the correct solution
  • Have flexible working hours and are open for remote working
  • We care for your personal well-being and career development while actively supporting your educational needs
  • Encourage regular conference visits and multiple chances to shine with George.
  • Feed you with coffee, sweets and fruits and provide table soccer and tennis to train the stuff away

We guarantee a competitive and performance-related salary, dependent on your professional and personal qualifications. We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 40.572,-- gross per year for this full time position.

 

The way we are

 

As an employee of George Labs or Erste Group IT, the success of our people is more than a motto, it’s our manifest. We nurture a work environment where age, skin colour, gender, sexual orientation and cultural background are seen as the key to our success – we live diversity!

 

If you’ve got this far

It seems we have your interest. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please get in touch with us, we’d love to catch up.