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Junior Front End Developer, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Come to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty!

We broadcast to millions of people in countries where democracy and freedom is something that people must fight for daily. Your work will truly be design that matters.

Our Internet department, PANGEA DIGITAL, is currently looking for a new colleague for the position of Junior Front - End Developer.

About Our Team

We are looking for a junior TypeScript/JavaScript Developer to join our team. You will be working on extending and maintaining frontend code.

What would you be doing?

· You will help with developing frontend applications (in React)

· Collaborate with backend developers and web designers to improve usability

· Gather requirements and work cross functionally across internal teams

You should have:

· TypeScript/JavaScript expertise, understand fully and practiced enough of React (hooks, fc components, error boundaries, …)

· Basic experience in Redux or similar state management framework

· Experience with common front-end development tools such as Webpack, NPM, ...

· Have at least basic knowledge about tests (mocha/jest/enzyme)

· Have preference for use of JS/CSS/HTML tooling - Webpack, Sass, react MUI, styled components etc.

· Familiarity with modern operations and deployment practices and technologies (docker)

· Work independently with high level objectives but not worry to ask about anything to move forward

· Used agile development such as Scrum or Kanban, with the Atlassian stack (JIRA, Bitbucket, Confluence) as management SW preferred, ability to use Git

Information about position

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - Rádio Svobodná Evropa, Inc.
Vinohradská 3333/159a, Praha – Strašnice
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Advanced)
Benefits: Flexible start/end of working hours, Educational courses, training, Company catering, Contribution to sport / culture / leisure, Sick days, Occasional work from home, Individual schedules of working hours, Self-organization of the job
Listed in: IS/IT: Application and system development, Programmer, JavaScript developer, Node.js developer
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Limited (temporary)
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - Rádio Svobodná Evropa, Inc., Nikola Rigóová