Lead Frontend Engineer


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ReactRuby on RailsRuby
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
  • Share options