Are you ready to shape the future of the Web? Yola is an American company founded in 2007 with headquarters in San Francisco, USA. Right now we are busy creating a solid and scalable global platform which disrupts the way people create, manage, and grow their online presence.
16 сентября 2021

Junior Front-End Developer

Киев, Львов

Yola is looking for a Junior Front-End Developer.

Who we are:
Yola.com is a site-building platform with more than 14M users worldwide. Yola enables small businesses, non-profits, and everyday users to create, manage, and grow their online presence easily and with no technical knowledge. In addition to a robust, easy-to-use website builder and secure hosting services, Yola’s solution offers e-commerce, social networking, mobile, and marketing capabilities.
Founded in 2007, the company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, has offices in Kyiv and Lviv, Ukraine.

What makes us different

  • We focus on quality: At Yola, we believe in people, excellence, and delivery. We develop our own product so quality is the key. We have a burning desire for high code quality and architecture.
  • We innovate: We encourage you to suggest changes to the process and the product and bring your own ideas to the table.
  • We are fast learners who are looking for engineers who have a critical and open mindset and are not afraid to build fast, fail fast and learn from their mistakes.
  • We have no red tape: You work directly with the decision makers in the team, meaning there’s very little hierarchy — and zero bureaucracy.
  • We work hard not because we are told to, but because we genuinely love what we do and do what we love.

About the role

As a member of Yola’s Front End engineering team, you will be responsible for pushing the boundaries of what is possible with a browser. We seek talented engineers with a passion for JavaScript.

Technologies we use in the Front-End:

  • React
  • Redux
  • Web components & custom elements
  • Canvas API
  • Deep contenteditable usage
  • Deep DOM API usage
  • Deep Selection API usage
  • And a lot of other interesting stuff
  • In the Back-End we use: Python, Django rest framework, PostgreSQL, AWS.

Responsibilities

  • Development of new modules
  • Refactoring/extending of existing functionality
  • Writing unit/integration tests
  • Setup task runners and build tools
  • Take part in the code review

Your Skills

  • Experience of commercial development: 1-2 years
  • English: intermediate or higher. Yola is a multinational company so English is a must
  • Good competency in JavaScript
  • Fluency in HTML and stylesheet languages, responsive design implementing
  • Experience with any modern JS framework
  • Familiarity with modern and upcoming standards
  • Good understanding of how browsers work

Nice to have

  • Experience with Web components

What we offer

  • An opportunity to significantly influence our product quality;
  • Many challenging tasks — we’re a relatively small team, with a large user-base (millions of users);
  • 20 paid vacation days per year;
  • Team building events;
  • Medical insurance;
  • A social package, including gym membership, and English courses compensation (50%).
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