OfferZen Frontend Engineer Jobs in South Africa

OfferZen Frontend Engineer Jobs in South Africa

The opportunity

  • Our marketplace product squad is responsible for improving the experience and success rate for both candidates and companies in our marketplace, as well as enabling our operational teams to provide an excellent service.

  • We are looking for a Frontend Engineer to join our marketplace product squad as part of our larger product group. Our product squads are cross-functional teams of talented engineers, product managers and designers working together to design and deliver impactful and quality software.

    What you’ll do

  • Design, test, and ship great frontend code to build impactful new features for users and internal operational teams

  • Work with a wide range of systems, stakeholders, processes and technologies to own and solve problems from design to delivery

  • Work closely with designers to refine concepts into shippable features

  • Uphold and improve our engineering standards and processes

  • Debug production issues across services, and help ensure a stable application for the marketplace

  • Document feature designs and architectural decisions to support new engineers

  • : Contribute to the technical and product roadmap

    What you’ll need

  • Minimum of 4 years experience in software development

  • Minimum of 2 years experience working with Javascript and React in a production environment

  • Experience with implementing UI designs in a real-world setting

  • Knowledge about UX and applying this in practice

  • Experience managing and fetching data on the frontend, either in the form of state management or caching solutions

  • Excellent problem solving abilities that combine product design, process and technical aspects

  • The ability to clearly articulate solutions for a technical and non-technical audience

  • Comfortable working remotely

  • Good architectural design skills – understand patterns, algorithm complexity, separation of concerns and component-oriented design

  • Room in your closet for numerous free t-shirts

    What it’s like to work here

  • We are a fun-loving and very driven team of 90+ people. The Product Group (including tech, product and design) is doubling in size this year. We have big plans!

  • We're dedicated to authenticity. We treat people as
    people, caring personally and speaking openly.

  • We foster low-ego behaviour - we own our mistakes as well as our victories. We're never about blame.

  • We're always about honesty, learning and continuous improvement. We ensure lots of transparency and visibility. From OKRs and strategy to analytics and company performance numbers, it's all available for you to see and understand.

  • We're passionate about learning and levelling up. Everyone at OfferZen strives for a growth mindset.

  • We read books, listen to podcasts, share expertise obsessively, then take on hard challenges with smart guidance and support. When things go wrong, we look for the learning and how to improve.

  • We're good at remote. We have office space in Cape Town and Amsterdam but we're working remotely most of the time. For this role, we need someone located in South Africa.

  • It's more fun to be near our Cape Town hub office, but we have all the tooling and processes to operate very effectively remotely.

  • We also offer 20 days of leave a year which are available to use from the time you start.

  • We love to do fun stuff together including 6-monthly offsite sleep-over events, and monthly experiences like games nights, or even Sumo wrestling events!

  • There's a running club, a hiking club, a book club, two D&D campaigns... And now we're remote we're experimenting with online games, and online escape rooms.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; OfferZen Frontend Engineer Jobs in South Africa ​

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