Our goal is to create the world's most efficient retail system. Through smart work, passionate customer focus and our own technology we make a difference in the lives of thousands of customers and change society for the better through a completely re-imagined value chain for grocery shopping.
Our customers save more than 60 hours a year, time we believe can be better spent than going to the store. Our effective value chain and logistics save society tonnes of food waste each year and our distribution network replace almost 13,000 individual trips by car to the grocery store each year.
As a Senior Frontend Engineer, you will be a part of a visionary Product & Tech team organised in cross-functional product teams with software engineers, designers, product managers and data scientists. You’ll work with designers and full-stack developers to make innovative solutions that make the shopping experience for our customers or our internal Kolonial.no systems user-friendly and efficient. We’re creating a new standard for everyday shopping and solving the complex logistics associated with it, and we think great UI and UX are fundamental to this.
Ensure we have great UI and UX, both for our customers and in our internal tools and systems
Implement user-friendly, consistent and polished interfaces in HTML and CSS/SCSS
Work with developers to implement functionality end to end, handling edge cases robustly
Raise the bar on how we build and scale high-quality frontend apps and a scalable architecture
Help build a world-class design system that is holistic, consistent, living and beautiful
Have a passion for clean, scalable and maintainable code of really high quality, as well as for beautiful and intuitive user interfaces
Have a few years of experience with frontend development with a modern stack
An interest in solving problems without introducing unnecessary complexity, and who knows when it’s essential to invest appropriately in solving a problem thoroughly vs. when a pragmatic solution would work well
Can work independently, manage your own time and take ownership of tasks from start to finish, while thriving in teams where you get the best out of your colleagues
Are pragmatic when needed, and enjoy a dynamic everyday life where priorities and needs change
Continuously develop skills through feedback and learning, and love to share what they learn with other people
Bonus: Have experience or interest in learning some backend development in Python/Django
3+ years of experience from software engineering
Speaks and writes fluently in English (proficiency in Norwegian is beneficial)
Higher education in technology
Enthusiastic and ambitious colleagues that care about helping others
A huge set of complex and exciting product & tech challenges
Autonomy to form our path and focus going forward (we align via OKRs like Google, Twitter and Uber)
A chance to form and build a tech company culture from the ground up
A transparent workplace where tools like Quip and Slack helps us to stay in the loop - with fewer emails and meetings
Good opportunities for personal development in a way that suits you, and a passion for employee engagement
Encouragement to support and contribute to open source projects (like Django) or meetups within your discipline
Hackathons, team off-sites, great lunch from our chef and a wide range of social activities
Quiet team rooms for focus and open space for discussion - with a nice view overlooking Oslo
Hands-on experience with our logistic operation and customer experience
The possibility to take stock in the success of the company
Help with relocation to Norway without costs or hassle
If you’d like to read more about how it is to work in Product & Tech in Kolonial.no, we recommend reading up on kolonial.no/tech or to check out our stories on Medium.
As a part of our team, you will be working with other enthusiastic, skilled and ambitious people in shaping and growing tomorrow's shopping experience. Recognised as one of the hottest tech-startups in Norway by The Next Web we are aiming to become world-leading, and we invite you to join us on the journey. Come build the future with us!
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This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Are you a true Tech Savvy? Macbook, trackpad ,Oculus Rift, you name it, we get you covered.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.
We want to take you from good to great.