Who we are
Bloombees is an app designed for small and medium sized businesses, entrepreneurs, social influencers and independent designers to convert their social networks into direct points of sale….. ¨post, sell, ship and get paid worldwide¨, breaking barriers that many sellers face. Sellers use Bloombees to convert their own social media fans into instant buyers, managing their entire store from their smartphone.
Bloombees offers a unique and innovative cross-device platform, empowering small merchants to sell worldwide on their social networks in just a few minutes. We provide a simple and effective way to share products on social media and facilitate instant transactions in just about any currency and payment method, turning fans and followers into potential customers and transforming “likes” into “buys”.
Bloombees is a global company with a vision: We are an international team from all corners of the world working hard to create the new worldwide standard for selling on social media. We have a passion for technology and innovation; creating simple solutions for daily life.
What we can offer
We offer the chance to take part in one of the most exciting projects that will change the vision of social media and e-commerce that the world has today. We are growing fast and looking to integrate a Front-End Developer into our developing team based in Madrid, Spain. We have our own lab where we get try out some of today’s most advanced technologies, making this is an exciting time to join us and help us create the new standard for selling online. Aside from sharing in the successes of the team, we offer:
Forming part of the awesome team driving the Instant Commerce revolution worldwide
A competitive package depending on your experience, including fixed & variable salary and 50% allowance private health insurance
Very cool offices located in the heart of Madrid’s best neighborhood, Salamanca, close to Retiro Park.
Great work environment
A young, diverse and dynamic international environment
True opportunities for professional growth
English dominated, but multilingual workplace
Our Recruitment Process
We aim to reply to all applicants within a couple weeks of receiving your application. Our interview process consists of several stages, each one allowing us get to know you better, professionally and technically. It is also an opportunity for you to gain a better understanding of our culture and the work we do here at Bloombees. The stages include:
CV and open source code / public portfolio review
The Code Test - We sometimes skip this if your portfolio of work has enough examples of code you’ve worked on to give us confidence in your ability to write code to solve a real-world problem.
Phone / Skype Interview
Face to Face interview
What are we looking for?
We are looking for outstanding developers with 2-3 years of experience in Front end developing. You will be responsible for the coding, innovative design and layout of our website and applications. You will built our responsive / cross-browsers website / applications from concept all the way to completion from the bottom up, fashioning everything from the home page to site layout and function. Technically you will:
Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
Design creative prototypes according to specifications
Create and maintain software documentation
Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our site
Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
Cooperate with web designers to match visual design intent
Collaborate with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new applications
Produce detailed specifications
Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
Follow industry best practices
Interested in developing frontend and backend applications and to work with young, dynamic and talented people. The selected person should be open minded, passioned for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas.
Main qualifications and knowledge that you must have:
Proven working experience in web / application programming
Proven working experience in responsive / cross-browser web apps.
Top-notch programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS/JS
Experience with SASS or LESS
Grunt, Gulp or webpack technologies
Experience in Testing methodology
Experience with version control tools (GIT)
A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices
Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimisation process
Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills
Strong organisational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen
Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
Excellent understanding of software design and programming principles.
A team player with excellent communication skills
Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability
Great attention to detail and time-management skills
Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas
Bloombees is an equal opportunities employer. Diversity is one of our values and it is critical for our business success. Our decisions are based on your experience, your skills and our needs. Everyone is welcome independently of your age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or beliefs.