UI Engineer

London, UK - Athens, GR - Remote

About Lenses.io

At Lenses.io We believe the future is data-driven. Building and operating data platforms must be accessible to everyone. Lenses provides a simple way to operate data with confidence, governance and security, allowing users to accelerate delivery.

Do you have what it takes?

The engineering culture at Lenses takes pride in technical excellence, we want the best, but we also have quality and delivery ingrained in our DNA. We work in flexible scrum based teams to deliver tangible features, end to end, utilizing the latest technology. This means that as an engineer in Lenses you get exposed to all aspects of the product to ensure delivery of features, including design, UX, UI, APIs, DevOps, integration testing and of course writing lots of awesome code!

Backed by industry experts defining and driving the DataOps vision, are you ready to work with Apache Kafka, Apache Pulsar, Redis, Kubernetes, ReactJS, every data system imaginable and all major Clouds?

If you are smart, open minded, hungry and willing to learn, then Lenses is the place for you!

As a Lenses.io UI Engineer:

  • You will own and lead the design direction of a feature from the moment you receive, define or co-create the feature specifications all the way to its delivery to the end users
  • As the first employee of this discipline you will establish the Design Ops function in the organization. This means evangelizing the discipline across multiple feature teams, setting up the tools (such as component libraries) and processes (such as automated UI testing)
  • You will use your design tools of choice, design directly in code or pair with front end developers
  • You will overlap and collaborate closely with neighbouring disciplines, such as UX Designers, Front End developers, Product Managers
  • You will work in multidisciplinary teams, iterating on biweekly sprints following the Scrum agile framework
  • You will talk to users about their pain points around the various User Interfaces of the Product

What we are looking for in a UI Engineer:

  • Previous experience with Design Ops, or Design Systems, or Component Libraries
  • Experience working with a live Component Library such as Fractal or Storybook and integrating it with a production system
  • Experience building accessible, performant and responsive interfaces
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Someone who can communicate, justify and drive the adoption of new best practices across an organization.
  • Experience in B2B SaaS, ideally
  • Excellent spoken / written communication in English

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary and benefits
  • Startup agility and flexibility
  • An opportunity to work with exceptional, professional people in their fields
  • Work flexible hours
  • A flexible working environment with colleagues of our offices in London, Athens and Amsterdam or even just from your cozy home

If you are searching for your next challenging role in a fast paced environment

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