Front-end Software Engineer - Nuxt.js in Madrid or Remote


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We are on a mission to make science open so everyone can live healthy lives on a healthy planet

Who we are

Frontiers is an award-winning open science platform and leading open access scholarly publisher.

We are one of the largest and most cited publishers globally. To date, our 200,000 freely available research articles have received more than 1 billion views and downloads and 2 million citations. Our journals span science, health, humanities and social sciences, engineering, and sustainability. And we continue to expand into new academic disciplines so more researchers can publish open access.

Be part of the publishing revolution and help us transform the way research is published, evaluated, and communicated to the world.



We are on a mission to make science open so everyone can live healthy lives on a healthy planet 

Frontiers is a leader in Open Access Publishing, and has built the Open Science platform to modernize academic publishing. We are seeking a passionate frontend engineer to join our rapidly growing team. 


What we have to offer: 

Frontiers is a young, fast paced technology driven company with a large IT department to support its goals. All Frontiers content is available to everyone on our public-facing pages that have millions of views every day. As we are always aiming to give the best experience to our users, we are working on refreshing our websites, optimising them and giving them a modern look. We are looking for an experienced developer to join this initiative using the latest approaches and technologies. 


About you: 


The ideal candidate will be collaborating with Designers and UX experts to bring concepts and ideas to life and together with Product Owner and QA Engineers you’ll ensure a smooth release process. You will also guarantee an excellent quality of the code and will be responsible for application monitoring and serve as a point of contact for our Support Team and internal users. 


Key Requirements: 

  • Minimum 2 years of commercial experience; 

  • Very good knowledge of JavaScript, CSS and their preprocessors (TypeScript, SASS);

  • Experience in optimizing HTML and CSS code for the best look and experience; 

  • Experience with Vue.js or any other leading front-end frameworks; 

  • Excellent written and spoken communication in English; 


Nice to have: 

  • Experience with Node.js; 

  • Hands-on experience in SEO optimization; 

  • Hands-on experience with Nuxt.js or equivalents for other frameworks


With more than 50 nationalities represented in our global team, you will work regularly with teammates in other countries, and with our community of researchers, editors, and authors from around the globe.

Our mission to create solutions for healthy lives also extends to the working environment we provide for our employees.

This includes:

100% remote working

Employees now have the flexibility to choose where they want to work, with remote working available on a part- or full-time basis.

Learning and development

All employees have access to LinkedIn Learning (and Pluralsight for our technology team), an annual personal learning budget, and dedicated L&D time.


We offer free online yoga classes, an employee assistance plan, access to the Headspace app, and four wellbeing days on top of your annual leave allowance.

Volunteering opportunities

Employees can dedicate three days each year to volunteer for a personal cause or through our volunteering partner platform, Alaya.

Frontiers actively embraces diversity and is a safe and welcoming workplace. Recruitment is free from discrimination – including based on race, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or sexual orientation. With over 600 employees from more than 50 different nations, our diversity creates vibrant teams and constantly challenges us to appreciate multiple perspectives.


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