Senior Frontend Developer - React

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Today, Ricardo is the largest online marketplace in Switzerland with over 2.3 million listed items and more than 4 million users. For more than 20 years, we help our users to find a new home for their idle object. Ricardo is the paradise of bargain hunters, the happiness of collectors, we rock and you should come working with us.

You will be part of Ricardo Engineering, a remote-friendly department of 50 engineers located in three countries (Zug - Switzerland, Belgrade - Serbia, Sophia-Antipolis - France)

You will be working in the purchasing team, a cross-functional, agile team that has the responsibility to make the decision to purchase so easy that you don’t have to think twice.

You will not be alone: we have a guild of 9 Frontend engineers from 5 other teams and we gather bi-weekly to share best practices, support each other and ramp up your skills.

At Ricardo, we not only deeply care about user experience (everybody does it today)  but we also value a lot your experience (everybody says it today, but come and see yourself 😉). You'll have the power to push for innovation, on tech and/or product, and being able to drive it.

👤 Role and responsibilities

We are looking for an engineer that demonstrates a passion for delivering simple, reliable and maintainable SPAs.

You'll take part in a cross-functional team of 5 to 9 persons and if you think something is wrong in how/what you're doing, you can make things change.

📝 If you want to be part of it, you must:

  • Have at least 4 to 5 years of experience in Web development.
    Have at least 2 years of experience using the React ecosystem.
  • Be eager to learn. A lot. Not only purely about Frontend but also tooling, platform,...
  • Have a strong experience with web development (HTML, CSS, JS, DOM).
  • Have experience using NodeJS and Express.
  • Have experience with basic Git commands (or any other SVC, nobody's perfect).
  • Demonstrate good communication.
  • Have a decent level of English

🔎 If you are the rare bird we're looking for, you also:

  • Have some experience with ReduxNext.js.
  • Have ever worked with a microservice architecture.
  • Have (a lot of) pet projects.

🎁 Benefits 

  • Training and conference budget available for everybody.
  • Strong engineering culture, empowerment and trust 
  • Career tracks that can match with employees expectations (Senior, Principal, managers…). We want you to progress on your professional journey at Ricardo
  • Access to Headspace, a digital platform to take care of your mental health
  • Home office possible also after the Covid period.
  • Fresh fruits, Free coffee @ Office.
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties
  • Yearly party with all our colleagues
  • 12 recovery days in addition to the 25 holidays.
  • Lunch ticket
  • Swimming pool and tennis courts in free access right next to the office
  • Opportunity to travel regularly to our office in Zug

 So send your CV in English 🇬🇧 today!


Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Valbonne, France

1300 Route des Crêtes
06560 Valbonne Directions View page

Workplace & culture

We share, learn, party, ship, fail and succeed together (not necessarily in that order).

We believe in healthy living and offer free flow of fresh fruit and other healthy snacks, and replenish our Felfel fridge every day with tasty and nutritious meals. During lunch hours there's the opportunity to do all kinds of different sports - just 5 minutes from our main office which is located in Zug, a short train ride away from Zurich or Lucerne.

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