SENIOR FRONT-END DEVELOPER

Smadex is a leader in the mobile advertising evolution, with a Real Time Bidding (RTB) programmatic platform built on powerful machine learning technology. Smadex provides solutions for countless advertisers and marketers around the world and specializes in branding and performance strategies that drive awareness, customer engagement, sales, and ROI.

Smadex was recently acquired by Headway, a global and data-driven media buying company with offices in America, Europe, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Their integrated solutions combine industry expertise and advanced technologies to deliver the top performing marketing and advertising solutions in the industry. Headway is now part of Entravision, a public media company in the US.

Our front-end team is looking for a Senior Front-end Developer to help us build one of the most sophisticated platforms you can ever imagine, whilst using the most agile technologies and lean methodologies to beat our global competitors. The right candidate will be ambitious and eager to further develop their knowledge on a daily basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain software products and plan the best solutions whilst  keeping in mind the big picture
  • Turn requirements into simple, elegant, optimal solutions
  • Implement new features driving through the whole process of retrieving requirements, designing, developing, deploying, monitoring and maintaining
  • Quickly iterate on features as well as lay the front-end foundation for the long term
  • Drive and shape the front-end architecture for new and existing applications maintained by the team

What’s in for you:

  • Opportunity to have a real impact in one of the hottest startups in Barcelona and Europe
  • Flexible working hours
  • Exceptional work environment with friendly peeps
  • Opportunity to be part of an agile Startup with a strong focus on innovation and technology
  • Beautiful office space with a big terrace and Friday BBQs
  • Continuous development of your knowledge about the industry, the kind of knowledge that Google and Facebook are constantly looking for!
  • Opportunity to lead tech partners (Twitter, Google, AOL, etc) in the digital marketing world
  • Company support to reach personal and professional growth. We’ll guide you in the right direction
  • Fully­ stocked fridge with fruit, snacks, biscuits, beer and soft drinks
  • Team building events

Skills and requirements needed:

  • Strong experience working with HTML5, CSS and Javascript. You are passionate about front-end development and are aware of the latest and greatest updates in the front-end world
  • Deep understanding of good software design patterns mixed with a healthy passion for refactoring and keeping things simple
  • Experience with SQL and unit testing frameworks
  • Strong analytical and debugging skills
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly
  • Strong experience building RESTful services

Bonus points:

  • You have hands on experience with Node.js and building APIs considering security, throttling and scalability aspects
  • You have experience with any Cloud Computing platforms: Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine or similar
  • You have experience with automation tools like Gulp, Grunt and Gradle