Preply is a global language learning marketplace, connecting 15,000 tutors with tens of thousands of students from all over the world. Founded in 2012 and backed by some of the world’s leading investors, Preply is on a mission to shape the future of effective learning.
4 октября 2021

Senior Frontend Engineer (React) (вакансия неактивна)


Join Preply engineering!

We are searching for a Frontend Engineer (React/Typescript) who is passionate about the vision of our product.

Our Frontend Engineers are an integral part of our cross-functional product teams. You will be part of the entire feature lifecycle from ideation and brainstorming to deploying your unit-tested and instrumented code to production.

We release our product 50-60 times per day by leveraging technologies like Kubernetes (Skaffold+Helm), Docker, and top-notch CI/CD processes. As a fast-growing company we have diverse technical challenges (sometimes we even write about them on our Engineering Blog) that will allow you to develop your skills at scale.

Visit our Tech Radar to learn more about the technologies we use at Preply.

As a Frontend Engineer you will:

You will work in a cross-functional team alongside the Product Manager, UI designers, copywriters, and backend engineers to deliver engaging frontend features and experiments to our users. You will be customer-focussed and have page speed and site performance at the top of your mind in the work you do.

  • Develop and own frontend features in React/Typescript, launched in our A/B test framework.
  • Collaborate with backend engineers to design GraphQL endpoints.
  • Mentor and help grow other engineers.
  • Balance short-term speed of development with the long-term technical quality of our systems
  • Learn the needs of our users and define solutions with your product manager and tech lead. Think beyond the code and about our customers.
  • Help us make our best practices even better (test culture, code reviews, mentoring).

Who are you?

  • Good knowledge of JavaScript and React.
  • Experience with CSS technologies such as CSS Modules, Styles Components etc.
  • Experience developing web applications.
  • A great collaborator with excellent communication skills.
  • High level of self-organization, ownership, and responsibility.
  • Experience mentoring others.
  • Minimum B2 English level.
  • Bonus skills: Typescript, NextJs, end-to-end testing frameworks.

What we offer:

• An opportunity for personal and professional growth, supported by high functioning teams, stellar investors and the exciting challenges that come with joining a company at the start of its growth trajectory.
• Easy-to-reach location, brand new office in Kooperative.
• An environment free of bureaucracy and corporate constraints; a culture where your opinion is highly valued and appreciated.
• An open, collaborative, dynamic and international culture.
• A monthly allowance for self-development on
• A competitive financial package, with generous leave allowance and health insurance.

Preply is a fast growing product company at an early stage of development, backed by Europe’s most prominent investors. 400+ people are currently working on building a global human-to-human online tutoring marketplace with locations in Kyiv and Barcelona.
We have more than 44 nationalities on board, that work in small cross-functional teams to continuously improve and scale user experience. We offer remote working days and the possibility to use our platform for self-development. We challenge each other to learn more and faster, while promoting creative power and free will. Personal growth, a friendly and hierarchy-free atmosphere are guaranteed!
Openness, effectiveness and global mindset are the main characteristics of our people. Our goal is to make Preply a leading platform in online tutoring that will help people from all over the world achieve their life goals faster!

Our values:

  • Human: We speak honestly and directly with compassion and radical candor. We believe every interaction should be friendly, personalized, diverse, and inclusive. Above all, we believe fun should be a part of everything we do
  • Customer Obsession: We put our customers first by asking for feedback and analyzing the data to build products they love.
  • Hungry: Our will to win is unmatched. We make bold, data-informed decisions, to quickly deliver value to our customers. We dare to dream big, think like co-owners, and go the extra mile to hire others who share our champion spirit.
  • Humble: We keep our egos low, constantly learn, and trust in data to make smart decisions. We know that our knowledge is imperfect and incomplete, but not stagnant. There’s always more to learn from each other, our customers, and the world around us.
  • Curious: We are lifelong learners. Our curiosity helps us to view tough situations more creatively. We kill the noise and go deep on insights. We face challenges head-on, and consistently seek opportunities to learn more.
  • Hackers: We’re obsessed with our customer’s problems. We focus on what matters, design with pragmatism, and move with incredible speed to create simple, creative, and scalable solutions.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: is committed to creating an inclusive environment where people of diverse backgrounds can thrive. We believe that the presence of different opinions and viewpoints is a key ingredient for our success as a multicultural Ed-Tech company. That means that Preply will consider all applications for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or veteran status.