Senior [JavaScript] Software Engineer

Luxembourg /
IT /
Full-time
/ Hybrid
Our different IT teams take care of various aspects around the analysis of the large volume of data that we constantly process - to provide our customers with the best solution to fulfill their needs. We crawl, process, analyze, enrich and search public data (speech, video, and text) with the help of modern Machine Learning technology, store the results in a manner structured for efficient use by our applications, and visualize it in the Talkwalker solution which our clients use to answer their questions.

Talkwalker is a leading consumer intelligence company with over 2,500 clients globally. Through our AI-powered analytics platform, we gather data from the conversations that happen around brands - online, in the media, and within companies themselves - to uncover, understand, and actionable consumer insights. We are extremely international, with headquarters in Luxembourg and offices in New York City, San Francisco, Frankfurt, Paris, Singapore, Tokyo, Milan and London.

This position will be based in Luxembourg and will have a hybrid work model. Fully remote is not possible.

If you are not willing to relocate to Luxembourg or it's bordering regions, please abstain from applying so we can prioritize other candidates!

Key responsibilities:

    • Build, develop and refine our core Talkwalker product;
    • Cooperate with our product department in continuous R&D work on our software. You’re not only a developer but also a product owner;
    • Let your work be seen by more than 2000 paying clients and more than 100.000 free users;
    • Work together with the data, the search and the machine learning team;
    • Write high quality, high performance react applications;
    • You should also be familiar with testing (unit and end-to-end);
    • We foster a culture of cooperation and knowledge sharing;
    • Internal developer talks and presentations are part of the job the same as code reviews and documentation.

Must-have qualifications:

    • Exceptional front-end coding skills with the ability to write clean, effective code using various frameworks;
    • Proficiency in JavaScript/TypeScript and a deep understanding of web technologies;
    • Strong experience in React, with the ability to quickly adapt to new codebases;
    • Passion for creating user-friendly interfaces that effectively address user needs;
    • Understanding of the impact of technical decisions on user experience;
    • Commitment to considering accessibility in all aspects of development;
    • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with evolving objectives;
    • Proven track record of continuous learning, independent work, and decision-making with minimal supervision;
    • Enjoyment and experience in programming complex software technologies.

Nice-to-have qualifications:

    • The ideal candidate has proven React experience and will only need to be taught the intricacies of our code base;
    • Experience with modern front-end frameworks like Angular or Vue.js in addition to React;
    • Familiarity with UI/UX design principles and the ability to collaborate effectively with designers;
    • Knowledge of server-side technologies such as Node.js or Python;
    • Experience with testing frameworks and tools for front-end development;
    • Understanding of SEO best practices and how they relate to front-end development;
    • Knowledge of performance optimization techniques for web applications;
    • Familiarity with version control systems like Git;
    • Experience working in an Agile development environment;
    • Contributions to open-source projects or personal coding projects that showcase your skills and passion for front-end development.

What we offer:

    • 26 paid vacation days
    • Winter break (closed global offices between Christmas & New Years)
    • 3 volunteer days
    • Lunch vouchers
    • Complimentary health insurance
    • Work permit sponsorship for non-EU citizens.

What you can expect from the interview process:

    • 1st interview with Zach, our Talent & Culture Business Partner - 30 minutes
    • 2nd interview with one of our Software Engineers - 60 minutes
    • 3rd step is a live, online coding session using Coderpad - 120 minutes
    • Final interview with a P&T Director or Team Manager - 30 minutes
Talkwalker is committed to bringing together a diverse workforce that we believe will enrich our workplace. We aim to provide employees with a safe and welcoming work environment, free of discrimination and harassment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, family or parental status, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. 

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About us:

Talkwalker is the #1 consumer intelligence company and is dedicated to helping brands close the gap between brand and consumer. Recognized by Forrester as a Leader in Consumer Intelligence and Social Listening, Talkwalker brings together market-leading social analytics and AI technology, with unstructured data expertise, and a global team of insights analysts and data storytellers.

Talkwalker enables brands to put consumers at the heart of their decision-making, empowering them to embrace smarter innovation, create more successful campaigns, and provide enhanced customer experiences. With teams around the world, Talkwalker helps over 2,500 global brands to be consumers close, and accelerate their brand growth.

Talkwalker is committed to bringing together a diverse workforce that we believe will enrich our workplace. We aim to provide employees with a safe and welcoming work environment, free of discrimination and harassment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, family or parental status, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. 

To discover more about Talkwalker, please visit www.talkwalker.com.