Senior Front End Engineer // Amboss

Amboss | Berlin, Germany

Date listed

3 months ago

Employment Type

Full time

Glassdoor Rating

5/5 (12 reviews)

Are you ready for sustainable pacing and shared passion? At AMBOSS, we believe in engineering that matters; no crunch culture, no big egos. Do you love building great applications for the web? Are you looking to produce high-quality output and work with creative problem-solving in a diverse, agile cross-functional team? As a Senior Front-End Engineer at AMBOSS, you get to do all those things while also helping to improve advanced medical knowledge tools used by students and physicians around the world. WHY ENGINEERING AT AMBOSS? Engineering at AMBOSS is home to a unique team spirit built on collaboration, openness, inclusivity, and professional development. Benefitting from AMBOSS’ flat hierarchy, Engineering strikes the perfect balance between your freedom at work and our strong culture of open communication and support. Diversity and inclusivity are celebrated at AMBOSS, and Engineering is proud to offer an environment free from any limitations based on social categorization; every one of us has an equal place at the table and space to voice our ideas! Check out our 'Engineering at AMBOSS' video and see for yourself what life is like in the Front End team. WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Working in a cross-functional agile team whose mission it is to guide medical students through their first four years of study and help them succeed in becoming the next generation of doctors
  • Taking full ownership of discovering solutions with the team and implementing them end-to-end from idea to production
  • Constantly improving team and chapter performance by mentoring other engineers through constructive feedback, and help to shape and to maintain effective work processes
  • Prepare and review architecture and design decisions with your team and other teams
  • 8+ years of experience working as an engineer, at least 4 years in a front-end role
  • Curiosity to stay up to date with current and emerging front-end technologies and practices
  • Deep understanding of nodeJS and modern browser APIs, and experience in building highly functional user interfaces across all major browsers while considering performance
  • Confidence in looking under the hood of the tooling, knowing build infrastructure, monitoring, CDN and deployments (at the moment we use Jenkins, webpack, Docker, Kubernetes, Cloudfront, Datadog)
  • Experience in keeping a codebase scalable as well as ensuring developer confidence by maintaining a solid test framework (we use Jest, Enzyme and Cypress, React Testing Library)
WHO WE ARE AMBOSS is a medical education company striving to empower physicians to provide the best possible care. Since our launch in 2012, we’ve taken the healthtech industry by storm and revolutionized the way physicians acquire their know-how. Using the latest in cutting-edge technology, we’ve created the most comprehensive study and reference guide on the market! We hit the ground running, transformed the learning experience for 95% of the German market, and launched our international platform, all by 2017. Today, we’re continuously finding new ways to innovate, expanding our products and services globally and throughout the healthcare industry. With our exponential growth and track record for success, now is the perfect time for you to join us, develop your career, and make your mark on the future of medicine! THE AMBOSS PRESCRIPTION
  • Set your own biological clock: Make use of our flextime and home office options.
  • Keep the hemoglobin flowing: Enjoy our fitness and wellness program with a sponsored gym membership.
  • Need more serotonin? Get involved in our monthly team events, game nights, and weekly language lunches.
  • Keep those synapses firing: Profit from ongoing learning opportunities with our educational seminars, “crosstalks”, and development programs.
  • No risk of high cholesterol here! Dig into freshly cooked lunches, healthy snacks, and wash it all down with the help of an amazing Italian espresso machine.
  • Your doctor recommends time off your feet? Our mobility perks have you covered with a yearly public transportation card OR a sponsored bike if you’re working from our office.
  • Reduce that childcare-associated cortisol build-up: Bring your child along to our AMBOSS Daycare when your Kita is closed, or use it to bridge the gap until you find a Kita spot.
We believe it is impossible to put every type of diversity into words. We always have and always will live with the intention that every person, from every background and demographic is welcome. Whoever you are, and wherever you come from, we believe you have something to add to our mission. Does this sound like the place you have been looking for? Get in touch! We are looking forward to receiving your application. Or, if you are not quite ready, send us an email to gather some further information at [email protected]

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