Frontend Developer

Oslo, Norway expand job description ↓

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About Kahoot!

Kahoot! is a facilitator of awesome, highly engaging, fun learning experiences. What is powerful about Kahoot! is not necessarily what you learn, but how you learn. With over 70 million monthly active users and a public library of over 15 million games on our platform, kahoots are being played in over 180 countries, both in the classroom and beyond.

We share a philosophy to build products that engage the heart, hand and mind to create a more social, meaningful and powerful learning experience. At Kahoot!, we want our teams to reflect the cultural diversity of our users so we especially welcome applications from those with diverse backgrounds.

Our K!rew

At Kahoot! we champion a positive culture of collaborative learning and innovation. We’ve been growing steadily over the past year, and now as a team of close to 60, we’ve raised more fundings, updated our mobile app and launched premium products. Did you know that 97% of the Fortune 500 play Kahoot!? We all have an exciting journey ahead!

Your day at Kahoot!

As our Frontend Developer, you'll be making and maintaining web apps with some of the latest JavaScript tooling such as React, Redux and MobX, but also staples such as Angular and Backbone.js. Working on Kahoot!'s frontend platform, building on our pattern library, you’ll be drawing out UI components to build robust modular systems making up rich interactive experiences.

Requirements

We're looking for someone who has:

  • A deep understanding of the DOM, HTML, CSS, accessibility, and cross-browser support, including mobile browsers
  • Worked and experienced in both Angular and React.
  • BSc Degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Proficiency in JavaScript (ideally with at least 5 years commercial experience)
  • Worked on a web app project with a large JavaScript codebase
  • The head to work both independently, without supervision, and in an agile team
  • A passion for making stuff out of the Internet and shipping the code at a rapid pace.
  • The ability to reliably estimate units of work at project, feature, and task levels
  • Understand the basic concepts of how the backend works

Ideally, you'll also have:

  • Experience of end to end product development
  • A demonstrable understanding of functional programming concepts
  • A love of computer games and experience making them
  • An understanding of reactive programming principles, and how it relates to UI development
  • An understanding of atomic design and the practice of using pattern libraries
  • A natural curiosity and love of learning new things

Benefits

Kahoot! strives to offer a competitive benefits package to our employees, that includes share options, insurance, and pension contribution.

If you talk to anyone working at Kahoot!, they will tell you that one of the greatest perks is being able to see how the work you do puts a smile on the face of kids and teachers all around the world.

As a fast growing start-up, we’re enthusiastic to bring in the right fit as soon as we find them – then on the real fun!

We offer you:

  • A competitive compensation package
  • Share options
  • Insurance and pension contribution
  • Home broadband allowance and mobile subscription
  • A fast growing environment
  • A new, modern and international office hosting over 20 nationalities
  • A social atmosphere (Friday lunch, board games, etc)
  • Lunch contribution
  • An informal and fun but driven culture


Speaking of relocation – check our “Living and working in Norway” page and find out what makes this country awesome!


Apply now!

https://kahoot.com/jobs/

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