Sr. Frontend Software Engineer at R2

Posted on: 06/12/2022

Location: (REMOTE)

full time

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Tags: karma jasmine jest embedded mocha typescript react

**Who we are** At R2, we believe that small and medium businesses are the productive engine of society. Small and medium businesses (SMBs) make up over 90% of companies in Latin America, yet they face a trillion-dollar credit gap. Our mission is to unlock SMBs’ potential by providing financial solutions that are tailored to their needs. We are reimagining the financial infrastructure of Latin America - where SMBs financial needs are satisfied without ever having to go to a bank. R2 enables platforms in Latin America to embed financial services that SMBs can then leverage (starting with revenue-based financing and buy now pay later for business customers). We are a tight knit team coming from organizations such as Google, Nubank, Uber, McKinsey & Co., Mercado Libre, Globant, J.P. Morgan, Clip, and Ualá. We are backed by world-class investors such as Gradient Ventures (Google’s AI-focused fund), General Catalyst, Y Combinator, Femsa Ventures, PayU, among others. As a **Frontend Engineer**, we’re looking for a leader who can design and implement highly scalable UIs and its corresponding environment allowing our platform to be embedded into various third-party platforms, promoting a culture of technical learning, and pushing junior teammates to grow into excellent engineers. **What you'll work on** * Build, maintain and improve UIs around core business and infrastructure capabilities * Work closely with product managers to deliver high quality user-oriented UI components * Deliver features and improvements with minimal guidance and support from other team members * Ensure testing is in place for every delivered component * Identify areas for improvement, be it in the frontend or backend of our platform * Ensure delivery of mission-critical systems with tight deadlines * Research and invest in new tooling to improve services * Think about security throughout everything you do * Promote a culture that fosters learning, growth, risk-taking, and accountability * Work with other teams to figure out how to build tools to make them more productive **Who you are** * 5+ years of experience with frontend frameworks and technologies - mainly React, but also SSR * You love to write code in Typescript * Proficient with testing frameworks such as Mocha, JEST, Jasmine, Karma * Like to own your software stack: Deploy it, Monitor it, Alert on it! * Good communication skills and great team player * Fan of writing excellent API documentation * Proficient in both English and Spanish (or Portuguese) - the team is distributed in LatAm **Bonus Points** * Familiar with MUI * Used to work around the “business domain” concept * Worked with automation frameworks (Puppeteer)