We are YouScan.io — a Ukrainian product company founded by industry experts with experience in software development, sales & marketing, coming from both startup and large enterprise environments.
20 мая 2019

Senior/Lead Front-End Developer (вакансия неактивна)

Hey 👋
I’m Kateryna Porshnieva, the Head of UI team at YouScan.
We’re looking for a great engineer to join us and help build the best social media listening platform

More about us

YouScan.io is a social media listening solution, that gives businesses the ability to become better by listening to their customers. We believe it takes great people to make a great product. That’s why our team lives by our company values, and we hire based on them too.

How does it sound to you to work for a company that handles millions of mentions per hour and uses this data to help our customers make better decisions? We have plenty of challenges both technical and product-related for you to apply your creativity and technical skills.

What you’ll do

— Lead the front-end development of our web app
— Do code reviews and provide feedback to your peers
— Actively participate in product discussions
— Be on call when it’s your turn, react to alerts and resolve production incidents
— Continuously improve our stack and pay off technical debt
— Care about creating great user experience
— Measure the impact of what you do

How we work

Our R&D team is divided into Squads. Each squad has its own area of responsibility and decides how to organise its work internally. There’re 4 squads: product, data, platform and data science. You will be a part of our product squad, responsible for the development of YouScan’s application.

We are using OKR system to set our quarterly goals and then we move towards them during the quarter. We always measure the impact of what we do, conduct experiments and strive to make data-driven decisions. We are passionate about providing great experience to our users and making best in class social media listening tool. Every developer does not just write code to move task in Jira (and we don’t use Jira btw). We write code so it solves problems, we analyze how features are used and never stop improving what we’ve done.

Our web app is built on top of modern JavaScript and React. We strive to use functional approach and care about code quality. We use Redux for our state management, D3 and Highcharts for data visualizations and Webpack to make everything work together. On the back-end we use C# .NET Core, Elastic Search and we host billions of data points on distributed servers on Azure.

What we’re looking for

First of all we’re looking for a real teammate — we want you to communicate, share your vision, bring in your own ideas. We also want you to listen and hear other points of view, be able to look with other person’s eyes.

We expect you to have:
— Experience developing feature-rich web-applications — fluent in HTML, CSS and Modern Javascript
— Deep knowledge of React Ecosystem and its best practices.
— Product thinking
— Eye for design, good sense of UX and high attention to detail
— High level of self-organization, ownership and responsibility

What we offer

— Competitive pay
— No corporate BS
— You will be able to work remotely
— A value-driven work environment where people come first
— Unlimited vacation (yeah, really)
— Self-education Fridays
— We will pay for your professional development — conferences, courses, books etc.