Frontend Software Engineer

Remote
Engineering – Product Engineering /
Full-time
About Yassir

Yassir is the leading super App for on demand, ride-hailing, last-mile delivery, payment services and more, set to change the way daily services are provided. It currently operates in 45 cities across multiple countries. It has raised $150 million in Series B funding, five times what it raised in its previous priced round last November with world class investors such as BOND and Y Combinator, which is the precursor of the likes of Airbnb, Stripe, Dropbox, Doordash, among others. 

We’re not just about serving people - we’re about creating a marketplace to bring people what they need while infusing social values.


About the role

We are looking for a senior front-end developer to join our tech hub in Berlin and support our growth and expansion. You will be part of the engineering team, working with a high-quality code base and the latest tools, and you will promote your skills to be an expert in complex frontend development in React.JS. Your primary focus will be the development of web applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure.

About your role as Frontend Developer

    • Design and build web applications using React.js
    • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
    • Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features
    • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
    • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
    • Participate in brainstorming sessions and contribute ideas to our technology, algorithms and products.
    • Work with the engineering and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution
    • Dive into difficult problems and successfully deliver results on schedule

About your experience

    • Must have technical skills with at least 5 years of experience 
    • Language: Javascript
    • Framework: React.JS, Express.JS
    • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notification
    • Web architecture: Rest and restful APIs, micro-services
    • Version control: GIT
    • Nice to have technical skills (Strongly advised)
    • Containers: Docker, Kubernetes
    • Caching, Redis server
    • Scaling, Web load balancing
    • Experience in a rapidly growing company in the mobility, on-demand, or fintech space is a plus
    • BSc/MSc in Engineering, Computer Science or relevant field

Why should you join Yassir

    • 😎 You will be part of one of the first Algerian startups to go through the Y Combinator program and one of the fastest-growing tech companies in North Africa. We are current in +30 cities in Africa and Europe
    • 💸 Attractive salary and you even get a stake in the company
    • 🚉 Subsidized public transit pass
    • 🤙🏽Have a lasting impact on our company's culture
    • 🚀 Perfect timing with renowned investors to build something great
    • 📈 Extremely steep learning curve with own responsibility and intensive guidance
    • 💯 Make a real impact on the world by helping us bring affordable financial and on-demand services to millions of Africans


Do you want to become part of our first-class team? You should definitely send us your application. 🚀