Staff Software Engineer - Front End

Technology – Software Development /
Full-time /
Nium, the Leader in Real-Time Global Payments 
At Nium, we operate at the intersection of an increasingly interconnected world, where the traditional finance industry has been disrupted, and on-demand is in demand. Our payments infrastructure is leading a transformation in payments, enabling anyone, anywhere to make and receive payments instantly, regardless of the location or currency. We currently support: 
-Regulatory Licenses and Authorizations in 40+ Countries, enabling seamless onboarding, rapid integration, and compliance
-190+ Pay Out Markets – 100+ in real time
-35+ Pay In Markets
-30+ Card Issuance Markets
-100+ Supported Currencies 
Today, Nium is the leader in real-time global payments and the fastest way to send money across borders. We are co-headquartered in San Francisco and Singapore, with regional offices in Australia, Brazil, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Lithuania, London, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, and UAE. 

Your Next Exciting Role

A Lead Front End Engineer is responsible for leading and managing front-end development projects. Their main responsibilities include designing and implementing user interfaces, optimizing web performance, collaborating with design and back-end teams, mentoring junior developers, and staying updated with industry trends. The objective is to deliver high-quality, user-friendly web applications.

What would a day @ Nium look like?

    • Mentor a team of Junior front end engineers.
    • Develop scalable and extensible solutions to solve customers’ needs
    • Collaborate with our product team to plan, scope, and drive from inception to production
    • Contribute to operational efforts to ensure the continual availability and high quality of our platform
    • Recruit, interview, and develop interview questions
    • Mentor other engineers in the company

Which Skills & Experiences will make you successful?

    • 6-10 years of frontend engineering experience in building front end  components / creating prototypes or wire-frames for enterprise web applications or workflows experience.
    • Knowledge in front-end languages (like HTML/CSS, Javascript, React)
    • Strong technical knowledge of CS fundamentals.
    • Strong experience with scalable and reliable services/APIs
    • Strong design and architectural insights with proven accomplishments.
    • Expertise in open-source technologies, modern web standards, best practices, and the JavaScript ecosystem
    • Familiarity with principles of good user experience
    • Thrive in ambiguity
    • Strong communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
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What we offer at Nium  
We Value Performance: Through competitive salaries, performance bonuses, uncapped sales commissions and robust performance reviews, we ensure that all employees are rewarded and incentivized for their hard work. 
We Care for Our Employees: The wellness of Nium’ers is our #1 priority. In addition to many other benefits, we offer medical coverage, 24/7 employee assistance program, generous time off policies, and a year-end shut down. We also provide a hybrid working environment (3 days per week in the office). 
We Upskill Ourselves: We are curious, always want to learn more and upskill ourselves. As well as role-specific training, we also offer a global learning stipend. 
We Constantly Innovate: Nium continues to be globally recognized for its constant innovations, growth, and employee-centric mindset since our inception: 
-2022 Great Place To Work Certification
-2023 CB Insights Fintech 100 List of Most Promising Fintech Companies
We Celebrate Together: Work is also about having fun with your colleagues and forging deep relationships. We host company-wide social events onsite and virtually, provide team morale budget and bonding activities, happy hours, team offsites, and much more!  
We Thrive with Diversity: Across 33 nationalities and 18+ countries, our diverse and multicultural team embodies our commitment to a safe and welcoming environment for everyone.  
What it’s like to be a Nium'er 
At Nium we center our way of work around 3 core values globally: 
#KeepItSimple: We cut through complexity, simplify at speed and operate with scale in mind. 
#MakeItBetter: We build innovative solutions that make our customers' lives better. 
#WinItTogether: We win in this competitive market by collaborating as one team. 

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