Senior Front-end Developer

Technology · Helsinki, HELSINKI
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

We are looking for a Front-end Web Developer to join our Platform Technology unit. You are motivated to combine the art of design with the art of software development. As a front-end web developer, you will ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment.  

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Cooperate with the UI/UX designer, product owner, and technical owner to design, develop and deliver new user-facing products and UI components 
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use 
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs 
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability 
  • Ensure the highest quality of the products in term of performance and security 
  • Collaborate with other team members and work as a team 
  • Optionally a chance to be the Scrum Master for the team 
  • Mentor non-senior developers and help them and the team to succeed 
     

Requirements: 

  • Solid experience as a Front-end Developer or similar role  
  • Familiarity with UI/UX design tools and concepts 
  • Strong knowledge of modern Javascript, Node.js and HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with modern front-end Javascript framework like React, AngularJS, VueJS
  • Good knowledge of TypeScript 
  • Familiar with GraphQL, Apollo server, and REST API 
  • Familiar with JS unit testing approaches, such as Jest, Jasmine, Mocha, etc. 
  • Knowledge of databases such as MySQL and Elasticsearch 
  • Experience with Docker  
  • Familiar with Git 
  • Familiar with Storybook 
  • Good communication skills and the ability to document things systematically and professionally 
  • Fluency in English, as it is the main working language at Virta 
  • Current residence inside the EU 

 

We consider it a plus if you have: 

  • Knowledge of Scrum and agile software development 
  • Knowledge of cloud services like AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc 
  • Knowledge of Queuing services such as RABBIT MQ and ASQS 
  • Knowledge of CI/CD pipeline such as Jenkins, bamboo 

 

Who we are?   
Virta was founded in 2013 with a vision to integrate electric mobility, energy system, and digital sectors into one ecosystem. Our mission is to make electric mobility an integral part of our everyday lives and the energy system. We don’t just charge electric vehicles - we charge a positive change. Virta is the fastest-growing electric vehicle charging platform in Europe and the global innovation leader in our field (measured by patents). Virta network has grown faster than the general market every year.  

 

We have offices in 5 countries around Europe and operate in over 30 countries globally. Our HQ in Salmisaari, Helsinki is a modern, open office with great sea views and even better coffee. But employees can work from home, too. Virta has been international from day one and today our team consists of well over 20 nationalities. Over 40 colleagues work in the tech team. All employees are experts in their own fields with diverse backgrounds and skills. 

 

What you’ll love about us

  • Virta is Europe’s fastest growing electric vehicle charging platform
  • 2nd largest EV charging platform in Europe
  • 30+ countries with charging networks on the Virta platform
  • 125+ employees
  • 170 000+ charging points in the roaming network
  • 23 000+ stations online in Virta Platform.

For more information please contact our Senior Talent Acquisition, Rafaela Tomasi by email: career@virta.global.

If you feel this would be something for you, please apply via the button below.

Join us and be part of the growth and fun! 


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  • Location
    Helsinki, HELSINKI
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level