Full Time: Lead Frontend Developer at Rocket Internet SE in Madrid

Lead Front End Developer for Spanish Telecom player (m/f)

A leading Telco player is creating a new digital unit that will have independence to build and shape the company’s e-commerce experience as well as e-care/m-care applications.

The unit will work under full agile methodology in a young, fast-paced environment with the objective to deliver a state-of-the-art digital experience, and will operate under direct CEO sponsorship to facilitate the delivery of its mission.

The technical lead of this unit will have full responsibility on the frontend of the e-commerce and e-care/m-care platforms.

Eventually he will also take responsibility for select backend functionalities that are key to enhance the digital experience
The tech lead needs to be a full stack developer that contributes to all product areas.

From frontend to backend, middleware, DevOps, Infrastructure as Code and integrations with other systems
The tech lead also needs to have a real passion for software development and a demonstrated appetite for continual learning, typically manifest in their community contributions (e.g., open source work, publishing or public speaking on technical ideas)
The tech lead is expected to demonstrate leadership in product quality, code quality, technical excellence and engineering practices


Use agile engineering practices and various software and web development technologies to rapidly develop best-in-class e-commerce and e-care/m-care customer experience
Collaborate closely with product owners and teams members to craft clear user stories, design tests for prototypes and products, and continuously deliver product enhancements
Liaise with other teams within and outside the Digital team to negotiate timelines, deliverables and dependencies
Collaborating closely with product owners and teams members to identify and socialise product and delivery risks
Drive forward and role-model best practice engineering processes and agile behaviour and ensuring teams members follow suit
Communicate with business stakeholders about agile processes to set and manage expectations about delivery methods and timelines
Help shape the knowledge program for developers to help learn from external community and keep updated on latest in technology

Key skills:

7+ years of software development experience, 5+ years experience working in cross-functional Agile team
Excellent understanding of at least 2 of the following: Node.js, Go, Ruby on Rails, Java, JavaScript and its Frameworks (Angular, React, Vue etc.) or other modern languages like Swift, Elixir, Rust or Scala
Proficient in modern architectures using RESTful APIs, Microservices, automated containerized deployments and container orchestration e.g.

through Kubernetes
Strong quality focus with significant experience in code refactoring, design patterns, design-driven development, continuous deployment, highly scalable applications and application security
Good mentorship skills & expert in pair programming, continuous integration, test-driven development & emergent design
Strong focus on automated unit & integration testing using e.g.

Jasmine, RSpec, JUnit or Selenium
Experience with relational and NoSQL data stores like PostgresSQL, Redis, DynamoDB and with cloud platforms like AWS, Azure or GCE
Proficiency in both English and Spanish is a must

Apply directly via the Link on the right side.

Keywords: Vacancy, fulltime, Madrid, technical frontend lead, development.


Source: GitHub:Jobs