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Payworks is looking for a
Frontend Software Engineer (m/f/d)

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Job description

Location Munich, Poznań
Department Development
Schedule Full-time
Type of employment Permanent employee

What you will do...

By joining Payworks, part of VISA Inc. since 2019, you’ll become a prominent part of a team that is bringing a technically outdated industry to this century’s digital standards.

In this role, you will work with UX designers, software engineers and product owners across the globe to build pixel-perfect layouts, user interface components, and single-page applications for a variety of websites and applications. You will work on a very agile team and be expected to context shift quickly between projects.

These are the things you will be doing as our Frontend engineer: 

  • Extend our frontend to be the single point of interaction for our clients and our internal teams.

  • Analyze existing software for Usability and Accessibility issues and provide recommendations for improvement

  • Make our frontend applications part of our continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipeline to allow fast feedback and release cycles.

  • Verify frontend change acceptance and make interaction problems visible by incorporating monitoring technologies (rollbar, sentry, trackjs, raygun).

  • You will drive innovation and improvement initiatives across our platform

What we offer...

  • A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join a fast-paced company with the mission to bring a technically outdated industry to this century’s digital standards.

  • 90+ highly-skilled colleagues in an organization that is ever learning, able to quickly act on things that need to change and gets things done!

  • An annual personal development budget and an internal coach to support you in reaching your potential.

  • An open culture that welcomes agile methods (Scrum, TDD, continuous deployment, retrospectives etc.).

  • The dynamics and fun of working in a quickly growing start-up, combined with a stable financial outlook backed by a multi-million Euro venture capital investment.

  • Relocation support and allowance; free German classes & flexible working hours 

What we are looking for...

  • Understanding of UX and the design techniques and principals involved in the production of conceptual prototypes, wireframes, and HTML Prototypes. 

  • You share our understanding that web applications are not mere web pages, but real applications that need to be structured into individual, extensible and testable components.

  • You have experience in vanilla Javascript ES6+ and creating single-page web applications with React 16, Redux and Webpack.

  • You have a degree in Computer Science or equivalent and a few HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript-based projects under your belt.

  • You know how to make web applications browser-wide compatible and how to build Single Page Applications that consume REST services.

  • You don't skip test automation and have experience with Jest and Selenium.

  • Experience with CI/CD tools and practices.

About us

Payworks develops and operates Payworks Payment Gateway, a next generation Point of Sale payment gateway technology. Operated in the cloud and provided in a Software as a Service model to payment providers, Payworks’ technology has simplified card acceptance by offering a pre-certified and easily accessible gateway solution which is significantly facilitating innovation in the integrated Point of Sale space.

Payworks is headquartered in Germany with offices in the US, the UK and Poland. Leading acquirers, payment service providers and POS software providers across North America, the UK, Europe and Africa depend on Payworks Payment Gateway technology to power card acceptance for modern Point of Sale solutions.