Senior Front-end Developer (Angular 2+)

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We are looking for a Senior Front-end Developer (Angular 2+) to build the newest tools used by developers worldwide. You will play an integral role in shaping our platform and development of our client-oriented microservices, to transform the way developers build enterprise software.
Nairobi, Kenya

This position is no longer available. Despite the fact, if you have the feeling that you fit the opening, please send us an email.

Do you want to make the lives of software developers easier?

Humanitec is changing the way developers share and build code helping engineering teams save thousands of hours of repetitive work. Our tools prevent redundancy, increase inter-compatibility between micro-services and automate workflows. We act as a neutral layer between repositories and hosting providers. Our platform Walhall allows you to choose from an internal library of shared and compatible modules in any stack, automatically assemble application with our unique gateway layer and deploy to any hosting provider in seconds.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a Senior Front-end developer to build the newest tools used by developers worldwide. You will play an integral role in shaping our platform and development of our client-oriented microservices, to transform the way developers build enterprise software. This is your chance to share your experience with a thriving and international team while pushing yourself to grow professionally and personally.

Are you a fit?

  • You have expert level (5+ years) working experience with Javascript and/or Typescript and have mastered at least one other major frameworks (Angular2+, React, VueJS).
  • You have experience writing large, scalable and maintainable applications using component-based/reusable architecture.
  • You have experience with Redux and/or NgRX.
  • You understand the value of writing good unit tests.
  • You are fully familiar working with version control systems (preferably git).
  • You have a good understanding of Back-end concepts (Restful APIs, DevOps, CI deployment processes).
  • You love sharing knowledge with your team and the open source community.
  • You enjoy working in an agile environment.
  • You have strong initiative and a self-starter mentality to drive things with a high sense of ownership.

Go far by yourself, go further with your team

This is a hands-on role with responsibilities like:

  • Deliver high quality, unique and standardized code.
  • Work directly with the Back-end engineers on the platform core elements.
  • Contribute by example by performing code reviews and support your team members with high-level discussions and constructive feedback.
  • Continuously learn and evaluate new technologies and their applicability with our stack.
  • Share knowledge by participating in community events and workshops.
  • Work in a service oriented-team that builds the development platform of the future.

Are you in for the ride?

We are a multicultural team of 18 nationalities working in 3 offices - Nairobi, Berlin, and New York City. Our success thrives from this diversity! You will benefit from a clear career development plan as we continuously grow together in our global company.

The Senior Front-End Developer will be working in our Nairobi office, located in the heart of Kenya’s tech scene and embedded in the bustling local tech community.

We focus on your talents and personality - your background, origin or gender will never make a difference to us.

We are fostering an open engineering culture with regular knowledge exchange among team members be it pair-programming, workshops or code reviews. Take active participation and shape your learning experience!

Working for us means challenging the status quo, pushing the boundaries of possibility within all areas of software engineering today. Bring your passion, creativity, and interests into our products to help us build the products you have always wanted as a developer - the sandbox is yours!

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