Web Engineer (Remote)

Aug, 03
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We’re SwissBorg, a fintech startup headquartered in Switzerland. 
Our flagship product, the SwissBorg app, offers over 250,000+ users the best price and liquidity across 15 fiat and 12 cryptos, as well as giving them the opportunity to earn passive income with our new Smart Yield account. And the community is growing fast, with over $1 billion in assets under management, weekly volume of over 250 million, and over 4,000 Premium users.
But that’s just the start in our mission to democratise wealth management by building products that allow individuals to manage their crypto assets at a touch of a finger. Whether you’re in Andorra or Zimbabwe, and whether your portfolio is worth one dollar or a million, SwissBorg gives you the best tools to learn about digital currencies and manage your wealth.
And this is where you come in...
You’ll be contributing to the development of our back-office in very close collaboration with the Product Manager of the Assets and Identity teams as well as the rest of the technical team.
Please note this is a fully remote role for a candidate who can be based anywhere in European timezone.

What you might be doing:

    • Engage with the development team to provide feed-back about interface idea, including reviews of requirements & designs
    • Developing and implementing highly-responsive user interface components
    • Writing application interface code using TypeScript following React.js workflows
    • Integrating with GraphQL & RESTful APIs (both within the organization, as well as 3rd party services)
    • Troubleshooting interface software and debugging application code
    • Developing and implementing front-end architecture to support user interface concepts
    • Monitoring and improving front-end performance
    • Documenting application changes and developing updates
    • Developing the application's API gateway layer

What you might bring:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a similar field
    • Strong proficiency in TypeScript & newer specifications of EcmaScript
    • Preferably thorough understanding of React and its core principles
    • Experience with functional programming (ramda, true-myth)
    • Familiarity with both RESTful APIs & GraphQL
    • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token
    • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
    • Willingness to learn Scala
    • At least basic knowledge about microservices architecture
Why you should apply:
- Freedom to build up the company that you’ve dreamed of
- Learn with (cool) experts in finance, engineering, AI, psychology and business
- CHSB bonus based on our meritocratic system
- We'll provide you with a Macbook and a cutting edge tech stack to help you do your best work
- Flexible work hours
- Annual team retreats with colleagues around the world.
- Continuous learning and development opportunities
Oh and are you planning on having a kid? That’s great! We have a bunch of those: you’ll get time off to enjoy that (other) adventure! 
At SwissBorg, we embrace diversity. We strongly believe that getting to the best outcomes requires different perspectives and backgrounds. We’re committed to openness, curiosity and creating an inclusive culture as we know that diverse teams build better products and generate better ideas. We strongly encourage applications from everyone regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.
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