Headquarters: London, United Kingdom
Flare is a tech startup building next-gen emergency response for the future. Named "the 911 of the Future" by Fast Company (https://www.fastcompany.com/company/flare), our 24-hour rescue.co Dispatch Centre provides life-saving services throughout Kenya and our platform powers emergency response for SOS and EMS applications.
Over the last four years, we've built and deployed a lifesaving platform that has reduced response times by more than 80% and saved thousands of people from previously impossible situations. We are growing and looking for effective developers and product professionals to join our team. Today, the team is 40+ business & ops specialists, software engineers, and emergency dispatchers distributed globally and operationally based in Nairobi and throughout Kenya. We are a goal-driven and results-oriented team focused on the continuous improvement of our technologies and rescue operations.
This Senior-level Frontend developer will build modern user interfaces for Emergency Responders who use the Flare platform for mission-critical response, communication, and coordination. This role is part of a collaborative team of developers and engineers that work together towards a common goal. We're looking for somebody with significant React, Redux, Typescript and frontend architecture experience.
This is a remote-first role, but you must be within the GMT to GMT+3 timezone range.
The main responsibilities include:
You understand code architecture best practices, look to streamline and build scalable code.
You are a self motivated person who likes to constantly build and improve the codebases you work on.
You have a proactive attitude; you know how to enhance beside the requirements and look long term.
You are eager to discover what's the last new trend in the frontend world, as well you have the relevant background and experience in order to properly pick the right tools you need.
You know how web applications are built, tested, and released today, including collaboration and architectural strategies.
Technical and professional requirements:
Lean and agile team of highly-skilled and experienced global tech talent.
Mission-driven team & work; chance to work on live and action-packed lifesaving platform.
Fast paced, interesting and flexible work environment.
Can be fully remote or partly remote, #LI-Remote