Senior Frontend Developer

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Senior Frontend Developer

Do you enjoy writing well tested, well thought out frontend apps? Do you enjoy working with Design Systems, GraphQL, Cypress and React? Come join our product team at Universal Avenue as a senior frontend developer and help us ship outstanding software.

What you will do

As a senior frontend developer at Universal Avenue, you will be working towards setting good standards when it comes to testing and architecture of the platform.

Together with our team, you will use our design system to build out new functionality while also improving existing features.

You will be responsible for working on the core parts of the platform that everyone else relies on when building features for our customers. 

You will work together with other frontend developers and designers to optimize processes and systems to enable us to deliver as good a product as possible.

  • Use Cypress / other testing tools to build and ship working software for our users.
  • Use React to construct re-usable, user-friendly components and put them to use throughout our platform.
  • Work with, and learn together with an international team while shipping software to users worldwide.
  • Do code/design reviews and other tasks to help improve the overall quality and stability of our platform.

Who you are

We look for people who are passionate about what they do best, people with a can-do attitude, lots of energy and a strong entrepreneurial drive. Together we can build a team that is motivated not only by profit but also by purpose, the feeling that the work truly matters.

You are a persistent and curious person that is encouraged to inspire change on a global scale and have a dedication to something bigger than yourself. You are a standout colleague that can handle a high level of flexibility and freedom. You have a broad understanding of product and design, and how all the relevant parts work in concert with your role.

As a senior frontend developer, you will write code that is both well tested and well-architected. You expect things to look and work the way they are designed to and you are also happy to help the team grow in skill by guiding less experienced team members towards best practices/tools and creating powerful abstractions to empower them to deliver above and beyond.

Required Skills

  • 4 years of JavaScript
  • 4 years of HTML/CSS
  • 2 years of React or similar SPA experience
  • GraphQL / Apollo experience
  • Experience with Jest / Enzyme / Cypress / similar testing environments
  • Experience working with/on design systems, including Storybook
  • Fluency in English, written and spoken

Nice to have skills:

  • Open-source contributions
  • Ruby
  • React Native
  • Experience working in Agile environments
  • Design experience, alongside working in Figma

This is Universal Avenue

Universal Avenue digitalize small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Since 2014, we have gained the trust of 23,000 local business owners to supply them with the solutions they need to grow and compete.

Our B2B commerce platform unites sellers, buyers, and sales partners in one ecosystem where they get access to:

  • Sellers - a global B2B distribution network
  • Buyers - a wide range of solutions to digitalize and take their business to the next level
  • Sales Partners - a turnkey platform to increase earnings by connecting buyers and sellers

Universal Avenue is based out of Stockholm and backed ($16 million) by MOOR (the private investment arm of Kaj Hed, main owner of Rovio, creator of Angry Birds), Fidelity (Eight Roads), Northzone and Salesforce Ventures.

Come work for a company that encourages personal development and a diverse mindset. Our team today consists of people from across Europe, US, South America, Africa and Asia. We believe that by mixing people from different cultures and locations we achieve the best results.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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411 36 Göteborg Directions View page

Freedom to grow

Universal Avenue is a fast-growing startup with global ambitions to help accelerate the world's digital transformation.

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