Posted 8 months ago  

Senior Frontend Engineer

Posted 8 months ago - 135 views - 21 Applied

Job Description

Hi there,

Im Nicolas, TestGorillas Head of Engineering. Were a fast-growing HR tech startup that helps hiring teams make better hiring decisions faster and bias-free.

The proposition

The opportunity to work in a fast-growing, VC-backed HR tech startup
Competitive package incl. bonus and stock options
Your hours are flexible, and so is your vacation
You can work wherever you want We work remotely!

The role in context

We are looking for aSenior Frontend Engineerto join our engineering department and help us bring our product to Enterprise level maturity. Your work will directly impact hundreds of thousands of users around the world.

As a senior member of the engineering team, you will build and deliver frontend solutions to provide extraordinary product experiences for our users, including SPAs and reusable components for the rapid growth of all our products.

Youll own the design, code, and deployment of solutions and make sure they perform and scale in production.

Youll spend time on the following

  • Take full ownership of the frontend; from low-level optimizations to improving user experience.
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
  • Ensure the technical feasibility ofUI/UX designsand propose features and functionalities to the product team.
  • Optimize the application for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Lead the entire software development and delivery cycle from ideation to deployment and everything in between.
  • Efficiently utilize DevOps tools and practices to deliver high-quality software as well as value to end customers as early as possible.
  • Work in a collaborative, talented distributed team across Europe, United States, South America, and Asia.
  • You will act as a mentor for less-experienced team members through both your technical knowledge and leadership skills.

Heres what were looking for

  • You have at least 7 years of experience designing, implementing, running, and maintaining production front-end code using modern client-side development frameworks based on JS/TS such asAngular.
  • You strive for excellence: pixel-perfect, high-quality code, and lightning-fast load times.
  • You care deeply about building a world-class engineering team.
  • You have a solid understanding ofUX/UI design, usability, and accessibility.
  • You are passionate about improving skills and learning new technologies.
  • You enjoy influencing others and always advocate for technical excellence while being open to change.
  • Youre resilient in ambiguous situations and can approach challenges from multiple perspectives.
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills. You can validate your decisions and communicate them clearly.

Bonus points if

  • you have experience in a SaaS product based company
  • you are comfortable with Agile methods, such as Extreme Programming (XP), Scrum, and/or Kanban
  • have a working knowledge of cloud technology such asAWS, Azure, Kubernetes, and Docker


Here at TestGorilla, we eat our own dog food. We use our assessment platform to make sure we make the best hiring decisions faster and bias-free. I took one too and I enjoyed it!

So if this role sounds like a good fit for you, Id like youto take an assessmentso we can get a better idea about whether you would fit the role. Its also a great opportunity for you to get to know our product!

If youre hired, Ill do everything I can to help you succeed at TestGorilla and throughout the rest of your career.