FRONT-END SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Zürich, Switzerland Full-time

FRONT-END SOFTWARE ENGINEER (TECHNOLOGY)

Start: As soon as possible

Location: Zürich, 100%

THE FELFEL TECHNOLOGY TEAM & YOUR IMPACT

FELFEL is a startup based in Zürich, Switzerland. The company has revolutionized how people eat at work with its intelligent technology - the FELFEL fridge. The company is among the fastest growing startups in Switzerland with over 80 employees.

Our Technology team - currently consisting of 10 engineers - has built the heart of FELFEL's product and is responsible for our success as a leading European foodtech company. In this role, you will work very directly with the CTO, our founders and other teams at FELFEL (product, growth, sales, support, etc.) to improve the experience for our end customers eating at work every day, as well as the internal users of our technology.

YOUR ROLE:

  • Drive the evolution of the front-ends serving consumers and internal users.
  • Build high-quality mockups and design prototypes around customer needs.
  • Coordinate with our backend engineers to evolve the APIs required by the front-ends.
  • Iteratively improve the user experience by incorporating feedback from customers and internal users.
  • Assist with the development of our React Native based mobile apps.
  • Maintain build automation pipelines to ensure efficient & reliable front-end deployment.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • You are an experienced front-end engineer with broad programming skills.
  • You are able to build production-ready software that meets the needs of our customers and internal users.
  • You have significant experience in building front-ends with the React framework.
  • You can architect and implement robust software capable of embracing change.
  • You are able to create effective user experiences from product specifications and insight into user psychology.
  • Experience in building mobile apps with React Native is a plus.
  • You possess a degree in Computer Science or related fields.
  • You thrive in a collaborative environment involving different stakeholders and domain experts.
  • Curiosity is key. We like to learn new stuff, fail fast and explore new territories - so do you.
  • Your attitude is positive. ‘The Answer is Yes’.
  • You are fluent in written and spoken English. If you speak German and/or French - even better.
  • Authentic love & passion for good food.
  • Non-smoker during work time: You never smell like cigarettes and don’t smoke during the day: FELFEL is about healthy living.
  • EU/EFTA or Swiss work permit.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Lots of good (like really good ;)) food. Just steps away from your desk – we make all food dreams come true…
  • Barista: Our office barista makes fresh coffee & tea for the whole team every day: be it Cappuccino, Americano, Espresso, Chai or Matcha – whatever you prefer the most!
  • Holidays: Enjoy 5 weeks of holidays every year
  • Birthday retreat: On top of your 5 weeks off, take a half day off work to enjoy your birthday
  • Transport: We encourage employees to use public transport by financing the half-fare card
  • Family: FELFEL is a family business with strong values and traditions. We support parenting by giving 1 week of holidays for new dads, 16 weeks for new mums, and paying for up to two days per week of child care
  • People: A great international & diverse team (20 different nationalities!) of talented people who turn their passion into a career (English is our company language)
  • Location: We are located in the heart of Zurich - on the top floor in a bright, open office // We are located in the heart of Lausanne - a lovely office with a beautiful view. Every now and then, get the chance to work from your second office and enjoy an evening in a different city ;)
  • Makers. We are looking for people who want to make a difference - Ownership is an important FELFEL credo.
  • Fun. We 'host' various events, including team aperitifs, sleigh rides, breakfast events and the well-known FELFEL summer & winter-outings… In the summer days we offer working outside in the lake beach clubs or similar locations for a refreshing working day :)
  • Modern way of working. We use the latest technologies and offer time flexibility to individual team members (it matters ‘what’ you do, not ‘when’ in the day).
  • Deep & variegated tech stack - we do everything from monitoring fridge temperature to creating management dashboards.
  • Relocation support if you are based outside of Switzerland. We know that moving can be a challenge in terms of housing & documentation – we will do our best to make it as smooth as possible.

HOW YOU APPLY:

Interested? Please click on the link “APPLY NOW” and introduce your details in the form on careers.felfel.ch. We can only consider applications submitted via the form and we will get back to you latest 72 hours after your submission. 

What do we need? CV & short cover letter where you explain why you are our new Front-End Software Engineer.

WHO WE ARE, THE FELFEL COMPANY

FELFEL revolutionizes how people eat at work with smart technology. Our intelligent fridge makes it possible - good food all day long for employees at work, created by the best local chefs.

Over 60'000 employees at more than 400 companies in Switzerland already benefit from a FELFEL fridge at work.

FELFEL is a family-owned company and supports small, local producers in Switzerland. Sustainability is a core company value. The company has won several prestigious awards, among others the Swiss Economic Forum Award in 2017.

The company was founded in 2013 and counts over 80 employees today. Friendship, respect, 'eating good food together' are key elements of our company culture. You can find more insights on the company and the team on LinkedInFacebookInstagramand of course our website.