Senior Front End Engineer
About the role
🔧 The position
- You'll be the second Product Engineer (Web) and get to build on top of our already established work.
- You'll work on the web app built with React, Next.js and TypeScript.
- Over the next years we'll build up a bigger team around you.
- You’ll work closely with UI/UX team to develop the best possible experience for our users
- We rely on your experience and input to further develop and improve our customer facing API
👟 About you
→ We know that perfect candidates don’t exist. Even if not all of this applies to you, we’d love to learn more about you. 🦄
- You've built web apps using React. We are building everything using React, Next.js and TypeScript
- You’ve built and maintained products with consumer or SaaS audiences. You love to build things for scale and have seen that in your past experience.
- You enjoy building pixel-perfect experiences. We care a lot about the details. And so we keep on refining things until they are close to perfection, without losing ourselves in endless iteration loops.
- You enjoy building a product from scratch. This means high involvement in the design process and understanding customer wants.
- You love learning technologies as you go. You always want to find the right tool for the job; and not only follow what you already know.
- You care about more than engineering quality. Whatever you do, needs to have business impact. You can make trade-offs between speed and quality.
- Bonus: You're fluent with GraphQL, REST APIs, Docker and know your way around git and the github ecosystem.
🌱 Our offer
- €65,000 - €90,000 p.a.
- Generous stock options: We want everybody to be a true owner in Gigs (tax free until cashed out).
- Full time contract
- Visa sponsorship available and your relocation will be covered.
🎁 Our benefits
- 25 paid vacation days per year (PTO)
- The best phone plan in the world, built by you.
- Flexible working hours: We use meetings when needed and not per default.
- Get your perfect setup: Mac/Windows/Linux, Mechanical Keyboard, Plugins, IDE. We are flexible and cover whatever you need to do the best work of your life.
- Easy remote work policy: We believe in co-located teams. We have an international team. So if you want to work from home for some time, we are easy. No need to take vacation.
- Make a big difference: Take, own and implement decisions to build Gigs from scratch.
- Company health insurance policy (in case you are not from Germany and were wondering how it works over here).
🤔 Our process
The starting date is as soon as possible. However, we are willing to wait for the right candidate. And will do everything to accommodate your needs.
You'll walk through four stages:
1. Get to know each other: We use this to pitch Gigs and get you excited to join. We'll also use this chance to see whether both our expectations align.
2. Meet the team: You'll get to meet our team members. We value team fit over everything else. This also gives you the chance to see whether you'd enjoy working with us.
3. Technical assessment: You will send us a piece of code you've written before (can be a pet project or a code challenge). We'll use that to have a conversation about which decisions you've taken and why.
4. Final conversation: The team and you are going to chat more about the position, what you value, what you took away from the interviews so far, and whatever is on your mind.
We are mindful of your time: Going through all stages can be done within one week. Once you've passed them all we will extend a formal offer.
You can also speak to one of our investors. We want to give you as many insights into us as possible. We see this as a truly two-sided decision.
👋 How to apply
Just apply here.
Now, let's hear it! 🚀🥳
Why you should join Gigs
😍 We are Gigs
Gigs is a telecom as a service. We are building Stripe for SIM cards.
We enable eCommerce, travel, HR & device platforms to sell phone & data plans in 200+ countries. All through one simple Interface & API.
For consumers, Gigs makes it super simple to subscribe to and manage a phone plan with a few clicks. A phone plan you’ll love to use yourself. Easy, transparent & global connectivity for your smartphone, smartwatch or IoT device.
See immediate results of your work. Our large-scale integrations mean huge adoption within a short time. We obsess about the needs of our partners and their end customers to build a best-in-industry experience.
As part of Gigs you will have access to the teams, resources and support from any company we work with. We count on a team of world-class advisors and angel investors that can help us in tricky situations.