Software Engineer - Frontend UI Engineer

Location: Athens - Greece;Reigate - UK

Role also available in: Athens - Greece

About u-blox

u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (www.u-blox.com)

Job Description

Looking for Clever Heads!
Position Title: Software Engineer Frontend UI Engineer

As a member of our motivated, highly collaborative Scrum Team you will help us to develop the next generation of the companys industry standard application using state of the art Web Technologies. The widely used legacy application is used both by our R&D engineers and customers to develop, evaluate and test u-bloxs industry leading positioning chips, modules and the countless products developed by our customers in the automotive, IoT and consumer-wearable industries.
Working on such a product is equally challenging and rewarding. Are you up for it?

Role can be located in Reigate (UK) or Athens (GR). Candidates applying should include acomment related to which location are interested in.

Your Responsibilities
  • Develop software as part of a heterogenous Scrum team. Getting involved with the whole product lifecycle and in all aspects of the product development
  • Develop new and maintain existing features
  • Improve the design, functionality, usability, architecture and quality of the software
  • Work closely with team members as well as stakeholders to achieve the best possible outcome
Your Skills and Experience
  • Programming language and tools knowledge:
    • TypeScript/JavaScript
    • React frameworks (e.g. Redux)
    • HTML/CSS
    • Figma/Framer or similar
  • A very pro-active, independent and flexible team player with the ability and motivation to work as part of a Scrum team
  • Good eye for UI
  • At least 5years of experience in the relevant fields
  • Willingness to travel occasionally within Europe for a few days
  • Higher education in relevant field
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
Bonus Points
  • Interest in HCI and UI Design
  • Electron
  • Cloud development (e.g. AWS, Azure or Google Cloud)
  • Continuous Integration system (preferably GitLab)
  • Experience with Automated testing methods and tools
  • Asynchronous programming (e.g.: RxJS)
  • Webpack
  • Scrum and Agile methodologies
  • Interest in GNSS technology

Perks and Benefits
  • A multicultural and international company with over 50 different nationalities
  • Project-based activities working with colleagues across the globe
  • A start-up and innovation mindset while in the process of scaling-up processes and efficiencies
  • 100% remote for Reigate & flexible working hours / Hybrid work model for Athens (40% remote/60% office)
  • Training and career growth opportunities
  • Company Bonus and Stock Option Plan
  • Parking lot or public transportation subscription
  • Relocation costs supported
  • Social benefits according to location

Learn more about u-blox and its mission by watching this video !

Learn more about your future working environment within our Positioning Product Center here!
We see diversity as a strength and promote a culture of inclusion among our employees. Our varied backgrounds, ideas and experiences are critical to our success. We strive to become a strong learning organization and are committed to provide our employees with equal opportunities regardless of differences such as gender, race, ethnicity, generations, belief.

Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

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