We are looking for a Front-end Web Developer to join our Platform Technology unit. You are motivated to combine the art of design with the art of software development. As a front-end web developer, you will ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment.
What You’ll Love About Us
Virta is contributing to the disruption of the energy industry towards a cleaner future and you have a chance to become a top talent in this business area We have a skilled and international team of experts working in a cozy office space in Helsinki The company supports a healthy lifestyle and the wellbeing of the employees
Who We Are?
Virta Ltd. (Liikennevirta Oy) supports the rise of electric vehicles by developing smart electric vehicle charging services. The company is already operational globally and has offices in Helsinki, Berlin, Paris, London, and Stockholm.
We at Virta have an innovative start-up company mentality, an excellent working environment and colleagues who are the world’s top experts. We have a very open, positive and free company culture. We have a modern office in Salmisaari, Helsinki, but we also offer a possibility to work from home part of the week - we are result-oriented, not office-oriented. And most importantly, it is fun to work with us.
Cooperate with the UI/UX designer, product owner, and technical owner to design, develop and deliver new user-facing products and UI components
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
Ensure the highest quality of the products in term of performance and security
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
3+ years of front-end development experiences
Experience or basic knowledge of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
Familiar with git
Passion to grow and learn new technologies
Strong ability to work in a team as well as independently
Good communication skills and the ability to document things systematically and professionally
Fluency in English, as it is the main working language at Virta
Current residence inside the EU
We Consider it a Plus if You Have
Familiar with GraphQL and REST API
Knowledge of cloud services like AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc.
Knowledge of Node.js and modern PHP frameworks (Laravel or similar), and modern web-based UI frameworks (React or other frameworks). If you don’t know these yet, you are motivated and capable of learning them.