Frontend Engineer

Amsterdam
https://www.amberscript.com/nl/

YOUR MISSION
Do you want to hop on board our rocketship and become part of a fast-paced, dynamic, SaaS start-up? And are you ready to join us on our mission to make all audio accessible? Keep reading!

We are looking for a skilled ReactJS developer to join our front-end development team. In this role, you will be responsible for developing and implementing user interface components using ReactJS concepts and workflows. You will also be responsible for profiling and improving front-end performance and documenting our front-end codebase.

To ensure success as a ReactJS developer, you should have in-depth knowledge of JavaScript and React concepts, excellent front-end coding skills, and a good understanding of progressive web applications. Ultimately, a top-class ReactJS developer should be able to design and build modern user interface components to enhance application performance.

WHAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE
You will own the pipeline and have stories planned to encourage agile work.
You will increase story points and close a good number of items every week.
You implement and improve existing coding standards and practices.
You know how to reduce the amount of bugs and are able to achieve 100% code reviews for all merge requests.
You can rewrite modules from AngularJS to React.
You are able to set up static code checkers.

YOUR PROFILE
You have worked as a ReactJS developer before and have in-depth knowledge of JavaScript, CSS, HTML, and front-end frameworks..
You know your way around UI design. Experience with user interface design.
You have experience with testing frameworks like Mocha, Jest, Cypress or similar.
You know your way around browser-based debugging and performance testing software.
You are an excellent troubleshooter and know how to deliver projects on time.
You have good communication skills and are a real team player.
You get energy from documenting and organizing your tasks and projects.
More than 2 years of experience in a similar role.
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ABOUT US
“We value taking ownership and setting ourselves ambitious goals while staying genuine and delighting customers.”

We are Amberscript, a dynamic startup with the goal of making audio accessible by transforming it into text. With the best speech-recognition algorithms on the market, we save our customers hundreds of thousands of hours of manual labor and we enable thousands of people with auditory impairments (deaf and hard of hearing) to understand video and audio more easily.

We are in the process of disrupting a very traditional market (transcription & subtitling). Now that we have achieved product-market fit, we are scaling rapidly. Our AI speech-to-text engine obtains the best results in the market, as proven by independent tests in the media. Our product is being used by 1 million+ users worldwide.

If there’s a match, we’ll set up an online job interview on the 23rd of November between 13-16 o’clock.