Worldwide, millions of people rely for their daily banking activities on the products we create here at Backbase. Hundreds of financial institutions around the globe are using the Backbase platform. Not one implementation is the same as another. As we successfully progress in our market, so the technology becomes more complex.
The Front-end Lead is part of the professional services team, a team of specialists with the necessary levels of skill and experience to ensure our product is implemented successfully for our customers. You will lead a team of Front-end Engineers with focus on best practices within the quality and work closely with the rest of the leadership team to ensure the organisation is always running smoothly. You and your team are responsible for spot-on support, and you’re the go-to expert for anything front-end related. As soon as you enter the customer’s world, you’re on your own. The pressure is on, the clock is ticking, and customer expectations are sky high. You will encounter situations that demand prompt, yet smart actions.
What will you be doing?
You will take part in projects focussing on the front-end part of the implementation of our products. You astonish by designing solutions that are UX focused and have a high impact visual effect. You train and mentor teams of developers and contribute to building enterprise solutions. Your considerate support encourages technical professionals on customer and partner side to expertly work with our platform.
Once you have started you will speed up a project and you will securely manage your planning. Dealing with time pressure is just another part of the job. As is living up to great expectations. Often a question arises and it is up to you to come with prompt and yet smart solutions. Since we work on a global scale, you will travel a lot, working from customer and partner locations all around the world.
Who are you?
- Experienced with leading a team
- You've been professionally working with Angular JS and Bootstrap.
- A ‘can do’ mentality is of more importance than many years of experience
- You think and act like an entrepreneur; experience in running your own business will be a big plus
- You definitely over deliver, without under promising
- Natural presenter or willing to learn how to deliver a jaw dropping presentation
- You have strong hands-on programming skills – You like to create smart code
- We won’t have to tell you anything about software architectures nor web technologies; you have your expert knowledge up to date
Whether or not you’ve heard of us, you and your friends have probably used some of the products we’ve created. Backbase accelerates the transformation of digital banking. From being a Dutch startup company five years ago, we are now an international market leader. Despite having a leading market position, we haven’t lost our startup mentality and we’re not done innovating just yet. Working in teams with highly talented and skilled professionals from all over the world, we share a drive to make things better, nicer, and more advanced. More than 400 specialists dedicate themselves to what we do best, which is transforming global financial services with inspiring, innovative solutions. At Backbase, we love to create outstanding experiences, not just for our customers and users, but for ourselves, and this is what motivates us to transform our industry by delivering our best work.