CitizenShipper is looking for talented professionals to join our growing team.
What we are looking for :
5+ years experience building single page applications with React
Excellent knowledge of Typescript and a preference for static typing
Experience with testing frameworks and a strong desire to write a lot of tests
Experience with both REST as well as GraphQL APIs
Able to bring up a new application from scratch to fulfill product requirements
Fluent in English (candidates who cannot communicate in English will be rejected)
Good team player
Strong communication skills
Ability to mentor less experienced colleagues
Self-motivated and proactive
In your role you will :
Build and maintain our frontend applications
Collaborate with backend developers to integrate the app with the APIs our backend services provide
Translate UI / UX design wireframes into actual code that will produce visual elements of the application
Work with the UI / UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works
Ensure the design and implementation are optimized for smartphones
Develop new user-facing features
Optimize our applications for performance and scalability
Communicate with the rest of the development team daily
Collaborate with other stakeholders
Bonus points for :
Experience with working remotely
Experience with Node.js or other backend development
Experience with CI / CD pipelines such as GitHub Actions or Gitlab CI
Passionate about functional programming
Proven experience developing and building applications (github link on repo)
As a share-economy transportation marketplace, CitizenShipper connects people who need items delivered with the drivers able to complete the delivery.
Our main focus is on facilitating pet transportation to date, we’ve helped reunite thousands of owners with their pets.
Why join us?
Our team is multicultural and international
We have a minimal meetings culture
We have a flat organization without micromanaging.
Everyone works remotely (from home)
We’re still growing, and you have a lot of room to grow with us
Generous parental (maternity and paternity) leave policy - up to 14 weeks!
$50 / month book allowance
$2,000 / year Professional development budget
Full paid light work week (max 10-15 hours) each quarter