Frontend Engineer

  • SciSports
  • Amersfoort, Netherlands
  • 15 Sep, 2020
Full time Digital Technology

Job Description

SciSports is a world-leading football analytics company that aims to enrich the world of football with data intelligence. Leveraging cutting-edge machine learning and software engineering techniques, SciSports transforms the huge volumes of complexly-structured data that are collected during football matches into actionable insights that drive value for football professionals and fans. By computing state-of-the-art football metrics for over 2,000 matches each week, SciSports provides actionable insights for over 75,000 football players around the world via a multitude of interfaces, including a web platform and APIs.

The SciSports Platform is pivotal in exposing our award-winning, in-house-developed football metrics and insights to football organizations, media companies and betting companies. The data pipeline involves ingesting large amounts of football data from a diversity of sources, enriching and serving the data after intense data crunching using machine-learning techniques, and delivering the data and resulting insights to a web platform and customer-facing APIs. 

WHAT WILL BE YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES?

  • Implement and maintain UI features in the Single Page Application
  • Advanced visualisation metrics and analytics
  • Maintain and update the Style Guide
  • Continuously improve code base
  • Add write Unit and End2End tests
  • Discuss new UI features with UX / UI designer

 

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We are looking for a bright Frontend Engineer with a passion for developing, improving, and maintaining our platforms. You will work in a young and passionate team that is committed to transforming the world of football. You are open to new ideas and cutting-edge technologies. You have at least four years of experience with developing and maintaining platforms.

Your skills:

  • JavaScript (ES6 or ES7)
  • VueJS or ReactJS
  • CSS (Sass)

  • HTML

  • Jest (or other unit testing frameworks like Jasmine)

  • Linting (like ESLint or Stylelint)

  • D3, Vega, WebGL

 

WHAT DO WE OFFER?

  • Challenging and varied position within a professional and innovative organization;
  • Extensive opportunities for personal development;

  • Informal, no-nonsense corporate culture;
  • Competitive remuneration package;
  • Joint lunch and fun Friday afternoon drinks!