Front End Team Lead for Similarweb

Kyiv, Gulliver, Ukraine

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Similarweb is the pioneer of market intelligence and the standard for understanding the digital world. Similarweb provides granular insights about any website or app across all industries in every region enabling the world’s biggest brands like Airbnb, Walmart, HSBC, eBay and Adidas to create the strategies necessary to win market share. The company has raised $240M and has 800 employees across 10 global offices.
Similarweb was named as one of Israel’s best startup companies. If we want to continue helping the world’s biggest brands reimagine what is possible online, we need talented and driven individuals who are looking for the chance to make a real and tangible impact. Does this sound like you?

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Description

On behalf of Similarweb, Ciklum is looking for a talented and dedicated Front End Team Lead to join our team on a full-time basis.

What makes the SimilarWeb R&D team awesome?

  • Work with cutting edge and diversified technology – we often beta test the tech that other people will only discover next year
  • We want you to get better and help you set goals and conquer them

 

Responsibilities

  • As a Team Lead you will:
    • Lead a team of engineers
    • Be an interface to: Product, Business stakeholders, Production engineering, Support and other R&D teams
    • Put a focus on team’s challenges
    • Manage and set up flows and processes within your team
    • Contribute your technical expertise
    • Be in charge of development, code quality and production healthiness of your team’s areas of responsibility
    • Scale team when necessary
  • As a Front End Developer at SimilarWeb you will:
    • Participate in design & decision making processes of a multidisciplinary self-managed team on a large variety of web technologies
    • Design, code and maintain client side infrastructures using client side technologies
    • Learn new stuff and enrich other team members
    • Perform code reviews, evaluate implementations, and provide feedback about potential tool improvements
  • Some of the Technologies You Will Use:
    • React+Redux
    • SCSS
    • jQuery
    • Styled components
    • Our own core JS/TS libraries

Requirements

  • BSc in computer science or equivalent experience
  • At least 1 year of Leading Experience – must
  • At least 3 years of experience in developing front-end – must (at least 1 year using React)
  • JS/HTML/CSS – must
  • Experience with large scale web production systems – advantage
  • Comfortable taking challenges and learning new technologies
  • Server-side experience (php/wp) – Big Advantage

Personal skills

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide constant dialog between engineering teams
  • Upper-Intermediate English
  • True team player with excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent reliability, dependability, and trustworthiness
  • Sense of ownership over the products of the team
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment
  • Delivery and quality-oriented

What's in it for you

  • Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with the Client
  • Competitive salary
  • Exposure to cutting-edge technologies
  • Possibility to work in world-known and successful company
  • Business trips to Israel
  • Long-term employment
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions