Senior front-end developer
If you’re ready to start the next chapter in your career journey, you’ve come to the right place. We’re always happy to hear from people who are eager to learn and grow, and share our values. Read more about the role and apply.
We're looking for a Senior front-end developer to join Futurice and jump in on a client project located in Helsinki!
As a Senior front-end developer you would be working in one of Finland's leading delivery client project. Since you will be working independently in this project from Futurice, you need to take on a consultative leadership role, fostering a collaborative mindset, and ensuring that the project progresses smoothly.
From the day-to-day project perspective, your key responsibility is to develop and maintain a web-based application with technologies such as React, TypeScript, GraphQL, Apollo Client and Styled Components. On a daily basis, you get to demonstrate a deep understanding of web platform features and browser capabilities to ensure seamless user experiences. There is a big emphasis on code quality and user experience, which makes this quite demanding app to develop. In addition, there is a constant need to communicate with a lot of people beyond team boundaries. For example you get to collaborate closely with clients native developers on the communication interface, as the final product includes native iOS and Android wrappers.
This senior front-end developer role is full-time and permanent and your home office will be Helsinki. You also get to embrace a mostly remote working environment, with 1–2 monthly visits to the client office.
Here are key skills to succeed in this role
- Solid developer experience with React, TypeScript, GraphQL, Apollo Client and Styled Components
- Strong experience of developing and understanding web platform features and browser capabilities
- Proactive and collaborative mindset to facilitate effective communication with various stakeholders.
- Consultative skills
Familiarity with native mobile development is a plus. Additionally, you communicate effectively with stakeholders, both formally in English and informally in Finnish, so Finnish language skills are a benefit.
What we offer
Besides interesting project and Futurice overall cultural and organizational model, here are some specific Futurice perks:
- Some are night owls, others early birds – you can work whenever you’re most productive. Also, part-time work (e.g. 80%) is possible.
- Futurice Hybrid Work Model
- Free choice of laptop and phone
- Sports & lunch benefit
- Futurice's clubs for freetime activities
- Learning events
- Certification programs
- Social responsibility program
- You can give back to the community and receive sponsorship from Futurice for doing open-source projects in your free time.
If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for and are ready to take the next step, please submit your application. We begin processing applications in the order they are received.
Our application form is about as easy as it gets. Simply enter your contact information and upload your attachments. We’d love to see a CV, and a few lines about yourself and why you want to join Futurice. If you need some inspiration, read our tips on how to stand out from the other applicants. You can also submit links to your LinkedIn and/or GitHub profile or your portfolio, as well as share other attachments relevant to the application.
After we receive your application, we will reach out to you. Those selected for the interview phase can look forward to an initial discussion that will help us get to know you better, and you to get more info about life at Futurice. This is followed by an in-depth talk with your potential future colleagues to dive deeper into your professional skills. Finally, there’s a general chat to discuss things like your potential future projects.
If any questions, contact email@example.com.
How we work
Ever since Futurice was founded, we’ve been committed to offering a workplace people will genuinely enjoy coming to every morning, Mondays included. We’ve put tons of effort into fostering a healthy and welcoming company culture combined with fair and competitive salaries as well as perks that improve the wellbeing of each Futuricean – take a look here to learn more, check our Culture handbook 2.0 and get to know some of our people through their career stories. Each of our offices also adds its own unique vibe and flavour into the mix. Learn more about our offices here!
At Futurice, new joiners are not expected to fit into a specific mold – people are free to come as they are, regardless of their background. We believe there’s power in perspectives and consider diversity an important part of our success – which is why we have made diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) a key component of our company’s strategy. You can learn more about our DE&I commitment and efforts here.
We are Futurice, an outcome-focused digital transformation company.We help our clients solve their biggest challenges and empower them to make a positive impact on the world.
Founded in 2000, our team comprises over 800 diverse experts who represent more than 60 different nationalities. We have Nordic roots and a global mindset and operate across Europe.
- Minna Ruohonenrecruitment@futurice.com