As a FrontEnd Developer for Data Visualization Projects, you’ll use your knowledge of D3.js, HTML, SVG and CSS to extract data from Empathy APIs and implement irresistible data visualizations for our Empathy Insights Platform.

As part of an agile team, you’ll work closely with designers, product owners and other engineers to come up with unique and revolutionary ways to visualize data that stand out from the rest.

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

A committed, enthusiastic and forward-thinking individual with the capacity to empathise with our customers. Someone who is not afraid to ask questions and always keen to learn and improve. A motivated self-starter with an eye for design who challenges the established norm and always strives to make things better and brighter.

Position based out of Gijón/ A Coruña / Remote

KEY SKILLS

  • Proficient understanding of JavaScript, HTML and CSS standards.
  • Previous experience working with data visualisation tools such as D3.js or deck.gl
  • Basic understanding of modern JavaScript frameworks like Vue, React, or Angular
  • Knowledge in design patterns
  • Passion for creating clean, functional and well-designed code
  • Ability to collaborate with visual and user experience designers to create and implement new features
  • Experience interfacing with RESTful services
  • Component-oriented development
  • Ability to write effective unit, integration and e2e tests
  • Proactivity, commitment and autonomy
  • Open mindset and eagerness to learn

BONUS POINTS

  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks such as Angular, React or Vue
  • Understanding of CSS preprocessors such as Sass or Less
  • Knowledge of frontend testing frameworks such as Jasmine, Mocha, Selenium, and Protractor
  • Experience with frontend tools such as Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, Bower, and npm
  • Basic knowledge of JavaScript data architectures such as Redux and Vuex
  • Knowledge of TypeScript and/or ES6
  • Strong taste for design and understanding of UX
  • Concerned about performance, scalability, reliability, mobile-first and cross-browser capabilities
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Clear understanding of Agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban

BENEFITS

  • Opportunity to attend tech courses, events and conferences worldwide
  • Flexible working hours and possibility to work from home
  • 2.5K training budget per year
  • Reduced working hours on Fridays and during the summer months.
  • Private medical insurance
  • Free English lessons at the office
  • High-end gear: a 13-inch MacBook Pro with dual monitor setup and the IDE of your choice
  • Working with cutting-edge technologies
  • Unlimited fruit, coffee and tea
  • And most importantly: an amazing working atmosphere and team culture

About empathy.co

empathy.co was founded in 2012 to help brands provide irresistible search, pairing software with interfaces to combine function and beauty in one. Today, it remains free from the investors trap while maintaining a 30% year-on-year growth and a cashflow positive balance since its inception. This means we can focus solely on Product with 0% resource allocation to sales and 100% to Product.

Top companies like Carrefour (EU), Kroger (US), Inditex (Worldwide) and Vodafone (EU) trust empathy.co to revolutionise Information Retrieval from mere results to meaningful relations. Liberating search from data by giving design and aesthetics the role they deserve, transforming interactions into an art-form that people want to be a part of.

empathy.co is currently going through an expansion process with our team (110 and growing) distributed between Head Offices in London and Gijón, Account and Marketing teams in New York, Barcelona and Valencia, and a growing Engineering team in A Coruña and Gijón.