Front End Developer

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Front End Developer

Merapar by alfa1 are looking for a Front End Developer to join our team as an alfa1 champion 

Full-time · Gdansk

Meet some of your team

Erwin

Co-Founder

Harry

Co-Founder

Roma

Senior Microsoft Consultant

Luc

Executive Manager

Maud

HR & Office Manager

Rick

Lead Software Engineer

Wendy Wolfs

Office Manager

Alex

VP Strategy & Business Development

Anna

Marketing Manager

Jasper

Cloud Architect

About the role

Merapar by alfa1 is a European, Cloud based services business that provides innovative, complete solutions.

Currently, we are looking to expand our energetic and highly knowledgeable team in Gdańsk to deliver a genuine value to our clients.

As a Frontend Developer at Merapar by alfa1 you will build complex, secure and scalable cloud-based solutions, share knowledge and find new ways to solve problems together with your skilled and motivated team. You will work with new and exciting technologies on a daily basis and use steadfast, new hardware.

Do you often watch TV or streaming services? If so, then you probably used one of our solutions!

At Merapar by alfa1, you will be a part of exciting projects for our clients - leaders in Broadcast, IoT and Automotive fields, creating high quality software for set top boxes, TV back office platforms and smart thermostats. You will work closely with our great clients, always having a close, hands-on contact with the technical side of Developer’s work.

Every now and then, you will travel to our headquarters in Veldhoven or to our colleagues from United Kingdom, to work side by side with them.

You will hit the ground running and think on your feet!


You will:

  • define and develop SPA applications using cloud based systems; this includes, for example, the AWS Services like AppSync, Amplify (Grapqhl, Rest API).
  • be responsible for quality assurance, documentation and problem analysis.
  • work in Agile methodologies - we believe in Agile management and development principles, so you can count on us actively supporting one of the self-organising teams you’ll join.
  • cooperate with our colleagues from The Netherlands or United Kingdom.
  • write unit and integration tests - be responsible for maintaining a great code quality.
  • perform devops tasks - be responsible for delivering features to end users.

About You


  • a degree in Computer Science and at least 2 years of relevant work experience in this area.

  • a solid experience with Javascript, React and Redux, Typescript.
  • some experience with and/ or knowledge about AWS platform.
  • able to solve challenges using the best practices around, like TDD/BDD, SOLID and design patterns.
  • speak English on at least a B2 level of proficiency.

Additional bonus points for:
  • a lot of cloud experience.
  • being a pro using Kubernetes and Docker.
  • wanting to share your knowledge with your colleagues and on the events organised by us, e.g. during meet-ups.

How a alfa1 career looks 


Personal Growth: We’ve said it, and we’ll say it again.. We will invest in your career and personal growth.

Cutting Edge Tech: You’ll work with the latest tech on a daily basis, always with time to explore and be introduced to emerging techs and innovations.

Top Clients: Work with key players in the industry. See your work making a difference to the brands you know most.

Flexible Working: Options for office based and remote work, with options for all. School run no problem... work life balance is everything.

Newest Mac Kit: From day one, you’ll be given the latest Mac, trackpad, AirPods, a top- notch screen and more.

Work and Play: We are particularly good at getting the alfa1 family together to have fun and celebrate successes.


Cool clients we work with

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Do you want to join our team? Then we'd love to hear about you!