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Senior Node.js Developer - Barcelona

Permanent employee, Full-time · Barcelona

About us
The highly successful InsurTech wefox was founded in Switzerland in November 2014. It successfully operates across Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. wefox is customer-centric and utilizes an ecosystem of key brokers and insurance companies to meet customer needs of trust and simplification. By combining the most advanced technology with traditional insurance consulting know-how, wefox has already managed to acquire more than 250,000 customers. We are now in phase two of our growth and need to continue to increase scale and improve scalability as we enter additional markets.

You will adapt and assimilate in our team easily if you can identify yourself with our company values:

  1. We make things possible
  2. We are team players
  3. We stay focused
  4. We communicate clearly
  5. We are always authentic
​​​Want to find out more? Ask us about these values in your interview!

Responsibilities

We're looking for a Senior Node.Js Developer to join our awesome web team to help us to build and improve our API strategy. We work with the philosophy of API First, where we design our API as a product and later we jump to make the business logic inside.


To help us to develop the platform for Insurance distribution. The company wants to create the platform really innovative technologies and take care of architecture. The solution will be available for multiples insurance and this year will be one of the key projects for our strategy.


Your daily work will focus mainly on the development and maintenance of the features that are being developed in the API. We work using best practices (Testing, Code Review...) and in an environment of agile methodologies. You will work side by side with a multidisciplinary and multicultural team distributed among our different offices around Europe.

Qualifications & Skills
  • 2+ years of experience in node development
  • TypeScript
  • Application of CSS best practices
  • Experience developing in client/server applications (REST, JSON)
  • Experience with VCS (Git)
  • Love for new technologies, clean architecture, coding in a decoupled way
  • Have a continuous improvement mentality
  • Able to work rotating teams and groups
  • Fluent in English
Would be a plus:
  • Agile methodologies (preferably Scrum)
  • ECMAScript 6 (ES6)
  • RxJS
  • Use of CSS preprocessors like SCSS
  • Docker
  • Angular 2+
  • Experience developing Single Page Applications
  • Server languages: Ruby and/or PHP
  • Tasks automation with Grunt and/or Gulp & Webpack
  • Tests with Selenium (WebdriverIO)
  • Tests with Jasmine and Karma
  • Deployments on AWS with CI


What we offer

We are a diverse team and we are happy to see all applicants regardless of their origin, sexual orientation, confession, age or physical limitation.

-A multi-disciplinary role with the opportunity to manage your own path to success
-Full responsibility for your role – from day one
-Outstanding chances to develop your own ideas – and make them work
-An excellent onboarding-program – to ease your start at wefox
-We support your professional development initiatives
-Several company benefits – grants for public transport tickets, training and coaching
-A stack of the most modern technologies and working gadgets
-Perks like fruit, coffee and gym discounts
-An open-minded and passionate team spirit devoted to innovation
-We are an open company - check out our Techleaks and Glassdoor ratings

                 Your contact person for this opening is Ms. Carlota Alcázar

Your application

Thank you for considering a career at wefox. Please fill out the following form. In case you are experiencing problems with the document upload, mail your documents to jobs@wefox.com.

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  • Contact Information
  • Cover letter including your salary expectations & possible starting date
  • CV
  • Skills / knowledge / memberships
  • Letters of recommendation and certificates
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