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Principal Frontend Engineer

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JOB FUNCTIONS

As a Principal Frontend Developer, you'll use Angular, TypeScript, and JavaScript ES6 to create the best omnichannel user experiences. You will also have the opportunity to craft HTML templates and write SASS using our Backbase Design System based on Bootstrap.
  • You have 7+ years of professional experience as a Software Engineer where 5+ of them are in the frontend development;
  • You have experience as a Tech/Team Leader or a strong will to become one;
  • Prefer to work with Angular and/or TypeScript even with an experience with other frontend frameworks (React.js, Vue.js, etc.);
  • Knowledge of reactive programming (Preferably experience with RxJS);
  • Solid knowledge of accessibility best practices or a strong will to master them;
  • Solid knowledge of the common security risks and related best practices (OWASP top 10);
  • Solid understanding of software architecture and software design patterns;
  • You know the ins- and outs- of effective CI/CD (preferably Jenkins);
  • You are able to communicate clearly and confidently across all levels to get buy-ins from both technical and business stakeholders.


  • Your advantages!
  • Experience in the fintech domain or another area with a similar non-functional requirement (e.g. accessibility, OWASP top 10);
  • You have experience in working with Docker & Kubernetes;
  • Prefered experience with CLIs based on Node.js, preferably experience with Angular CLI builders and/or Angular schematics development.
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What excites me most about working at Backbase is understanding the diverse needs of our customers and working with the team to solve them within the real-world constraints.
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Call me crazy but I love my job. I get paid to work on puzzles with my friends, play pool and learn new tech.
Patrick Newcombe
Patrick Newcombe Senior Full Stack Engineer, UK Hub
The biggest challenge I overcame with my team was creating an entirely new mobile product from scratch, aligning an entirely new team with people from very different backgrounds and creating a way of working which has the DNA of Backbase in it.
Harneek Singh
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Bringing a mobile-first approach to an industry with brick and mortar companies is not about the solutions or products you deliver but about that mentor-mentee relationship you develop with them along the way.
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THE JOB AT BACKBASE

We love clean, testable, and maintainable code that is cross-browser compatible. You are part of a multidisciplinary team being end-to-end responsible for delivery, from concept to production-ready software. apply now

REASONS TO 
JOIN BACKBASE

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a global community

With 60+ nationalities working side-by-side in 9 offices around the world, Backbase is a place where you can work on projects with people from all over the world.

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We take pride in our achievements and we love to celebrate them. We host a variety of parties, celebrations, team outings, games nights and office drinks in all our global hubs.

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We leave when our clients are happy. Not a day earlier. This committed way of working has won over a lot of our clients’ hearts. This isn’t our first rodeo.

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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Our code lines translate into developments and features that make banking easier for 100+ million users around the globe. We’re building a product that gives financial institutions digital speed and flexibility, and empowers end-users to fully control their finances on any device, 24/7.

team challenge

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

The pressure to keep our platform safe, secure, adaptable and integrated with hundreds of core systems is a big challenge. That’s why we work in small, cross-functional teams to build capabilities fast and meet the needs of our clients globally. We’re building a spaceship in mid-air, so expect to feel comfortable with being uncomfortable at all times. Your reward: a mark on a product used by millions.

your impact

Your code influences the way millions of people experience banking every day around the world.

latest technology

If we talk frontend – we talk Angular. If we talk backend – it’s Java. Mobile? Kotlin and Swift, of course.

hands-on learning

You’ll constantly need to reinvent yourself to stay relevant. If you are hungry to learn and ready to explore different ways – this is the place to be.

smart heads

You will get to work with the smartest people in the industry. We constantly challenge each other.

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Backbase people are much more than their job titles. Just like a family, we bring every part of ourselves to work each day. Meet people who build software that gives financial institutions digital speed and flexibility and empowers millions of end-users every day.

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Hi there!

We are newbies in Krakow but we are excited about the new challenge in a new territory.  Currently, we are looking for pioneers to help us establish and scale up our new hub. Are you ready to join us for a journey instead of a job?

In the meantime, feel free to check out what Backbasers in our Amsterdam Hub are up to 😁

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Your upcoming steps in the hiring journey with us depend on the role that you have applied for, however, this is what you can expect. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected].

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Let’s find out how you and Backbase can work together. We’ll call you for an open discussion, so feel free to ask any questions that you might have.

Let’s DeepDive

The next step in your journey is to meet us in person. Our secret sauce is hiring people with different perspectives. Show us your special powers in a case or a technical test. Again, the process differs per role, your Recruiter will tell you all about it.

Welcome to the family!

It’s official – let’s make it happen together! We look forward to shaping the future of banking with you.

 

 

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