Frontend Engineer

Frontend Engineer

As a Frontend Engineer, you will take part in design, development, and testing of our new digital media platform, developed entirely by United Cloud. 🚀

It drives web portals and mobile applications on iOS, Android, and Huawei platforms using PHP, JavaScript/TypeScript and React Native technologies, serving over 100.000 concurrent users in sustained traffic, and over 15 million unique visitors per month that generate over 10 billion server requests. ☄️

The platform enables easy and fast news publishing and managing content within portals, implementing all sorts of functionalities that journalists and their editors need, and on the other hand, providing a great experience for the readers.

We have 50+ news portals that are supported by the platform (single code base and uses custom made themes).


What you'll have here:

  • In-house products: Working on products that we use every day and have millions of users. Some of them are your friends, neighbors, family members. We are our own clients. Our opinions and experiences are directly shaping the products that we design and create.
  • People: You will work with experts, community leaders and senior engineers who made these products from scratch. They will reveal to you how the whiteboard idea turns into a worldwide platform.
  • Internal learning sessions and innovation challenges: We are an innovation center primarily and you can be part of initiatives, research and focus groups… and don’t miss to take a place in innovation challenges and hackathons
  • Tech stack: We are tech agnostic and programming languages are just a tool, but they can make our job easier if we choose the right tool for the job.
  • Engineering mindset: We are engineering our solutions from ground up using open-source tools and customizing them to our needs. We worry about performance, we analyze and observe our system. We are not throwing money at the problem, we actually care if things could be more optimal.
  • Career growth: We strongly believe in feedback culture and development plans.
  • Community: You wanna share your knowledge with the community? We are organizing meetups (DevOps Talk Belgrade) and internal workshops. You are more than welcome to participate. If you are not a great speaker, that is also fine.

Your responsibilities:

  • Building and maintaining UI for multiple microservices that enables integration with the core platform.
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability of the CMS.
  • Recommend code and design optimizations to improve the scalability of the applications and maximize performances.
  • Leading, mentoring and growing the community of engineers.
  • Collaborating and coordinating work with other Feature teams.
  • Creating POCs and documenting technical designs and solutions.
  • Proposing, planning and implementing further improvements.

What we're looking for:

  • At least 3 years of experience in frontend development (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3).
  • Experience in developing high performance web pages.
  • Experience with working on highly scalable and traffic heavy websites.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (such as Git).
  • Knowledge of Agile Development Methodology, Continuous Integration and Unit/E2E testing.
  • Experience working with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, GitLab or similar).
  • Ability and desire to work in small and dynamic teams.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and propose new solutions.
  • High proficiency in written and spoken English.
  • Good verbal communication and good interpersonal skills.

What will be considered as a bonus:

  • Experience in developing highly featured plugins, widgets & themes for WordPress application will be considered as a bonus.
  • Knowledge of React, TypeScript, PostCSS, Tailwind, RestFul web service.
  • Experience or interest in Micro-frontend.


Bonus Bonus
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First-class equipment First-class equipment
Flexible working hours Flexible working hours
Gifts for special days Gifts for special days
Private health insurance Private health insurance
Sports and fitness Sports and fitness

Here’s the thing:

We come to work every day to face exciting and challenging creative problems. And we come armed with an extremely Agile mindset and a bundle of opportunities for career growth and personal development plans.

We come and go relaxed and happy as we know United Cloud has our back, making sure our work and private life are in a perfect balance.

Our team is made of smart people, ambitious enough to make the change and brave enough to move boundaries. There is always room for more individuals like that, so send us your CV.