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Frontend Engineer

ricardo.ch is the largest online marketplace in Switzerland with over 1 million listed items and more than 2 million users. If you enjoy solving problems in a creative way with elegant solutions then you will enjoy working with us.

As Frontend Engineers, we believe in beautiful user interfaces backed up by scalable and performant platforms. On a daily basis, we partner with our designers and product managers to improve the user interface of our web apps and build the best customer experience. We work in pairs, we build libraries to simplify our work, we experiment with new technologies, do attend conferences and meetups. We learn every day and make the most of tools that the community offers in favour of our apps.

We're looking for talented people who can help us shape the future of ricardo.ch. Feel like this is you? Apply!

What you'll do

  • Collaborate with User Experience Designers, Product Managers and other Software Engineers to implement our web apps and user interfaces
  • Build efficient and maintainable Frontend systems and libraries
  • Identify and solve performance issues
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Share best practices with others and help establish engineering standards

What you should bring

  • Expertise in JavaScript and a true passion for the language
  • Strong grasp of HTML5, CSS3 and related web technologies
  • A sensibility for UX/UI Design challenges, ideally familiarity with MaterialUI
  • Already worked with Node.js and Express.js
  • Experience with modern JavaScript libraries (React, Redux and Webpack is a plus)
  • Effortless application of debugging tools in Node.js and the browser
  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to communicate concisely 
  • Ownership for the code you write (QA, testing, reviews, refactors)
  • Willingness to work within a cross-functional team and people working at a remote location
  • A strong desire to identify with the company and dedicate your work to our customers

 

Your benefits working for us

  • Strong engineering culture, empowerment and trust
  • Cutting-edge development experience - we use Docker, Kubernetes, Node.js, React, Progressive Web Apps, Service Workers, GraphQL, Flow
  • Working on a very popular product (90% recognition) in Switzerland
  • Personal development through mentorship and our Lead Engineers
  • Training and conference budget available for every Engineer
  • Weekly time for more free-form experiments and hacking
  • Central office close to Zug main station with great public transportation
    (25' from Zurich, 20' from Luzern)
  • X-Box, table football, sports offering over lunch
  • Free coffee, affordable beverages for breakfast and lunch
  • A beautiful mountain vista from the office and a lake with the nicest sunsets in Switzerland just a stroll away

 

Apply Now!

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

Workplace & culture

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

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