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Senior Frontend Developer

About Gelato

Gelato is the world’s largest platform for digital printing, a $130 billion industry. Gelato’s mission is to be the engine for personalized products for creators and global brands.

Without owning any physical assets, Gelato connects a global network of printers, logistics, and payment partners in more than 80 different locations in 30 countries. The platform empowers creators and companies to buy or sell personalized products that can reach people in 195 countries within 72 hours. Since 2008, more than 260 million people have received products from Gelato. Smarter, faster, and greener.

We are a driven and customer-obsessed team with a big ambition to change the world, so we seek individuals who are truly passionate about their work and possess an entrepreneurial spirit. We have a strong and pure culture. People that join Gelato join because they feel genuinely intrigued and motivated by what we are aiming to achieve.


Position summary

Following our global expansion, we are seeking a talented Senior Front-end Developer to join our growing team. You are able to thrive in a fast-moving environment and collaborate with the rest of the team constantly evolving the future of development processes and methodologies.

Reporting to the CTO, you will work closely with the Product Managers and UX/UI designers to ensure that the engineering team delivers exceptional output to support the business goals. You will be closely collaborating with colleagues across all engineering teams and contribute in building best practices and standards across Gelato tech.

The position is based in Stockholm and we are currently only in the position of accepting applications from candidates that already have the right to work in the EU.


What you will be doing

  • Developing, improving and streamlining user interfaces across our products.
  • Taking operational responsibility for the services that you and your team is building.
  • Staying up to date with related technologies and trends.
  • Working closely with our UI/UX designers and product managers to realise the vision.
  • Collaborating with other engineers, architects and QA leads as a valuable member of a cross-functional team.


Who you are

In order to be successful in this role, you will need to have a start-up mentality. You are analytically rigorous and data-driven. You are confident and experienced working with an agile development team. You understand the event loop and you know how to drive desired product outcomes with the development team. You have your own opinion (albeit one that is well informed, and data-driven).

Moreover, we would like to see evidence of the following in your profile:

  • A minimum of M.S. degree in Information Technology or Computer Science.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in writing excellent Javascript; all standards-compliant, cross-browser and cross-device.
  • Familiarity with modern front-end development frameworks and tools.
  • Strong experience with Angular and/or React and willingness and interest in learning more about both Angular and React.
  • Good understanding of building shared UI components and test-driven development.
  • A sharp eye for design and UX details.
  • Fluent in English.


What we offer

We offer you a chance to be part of a truly amazing journey in a company that sets very high targets and works hard to achieve them. We’re not just another social web application; we’re changing one of the world’s largest industries as the engine for personalized products for creators and global brands.

You will be able to work with smart, motivated, and engaged co-workers from all over the world, in a very energetic environment.

You will have a tangible impact on the way that we operate and expand our business.

Working with some of the most ambitious colleagues out there you will have a ground floor opportunity to put all your experience and know-how to the test while learning at a speed you thought was impossible before joining.


If you have any questions you can contact us: careers@gelato.com

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Senior Frontend Developer

If you have any questions you can contact us: careers@gelato.com

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Who we are

We’re a team of 100+ people, 25 nationalities, spread across 6 timezones. We are on a mission to change the way physically printed collaterals are produced. We’ve come a long way building a network of partners across the world, however, there are still loads of challenges and opportunities ahead. Want to join us on this journey?

About Gelato

Communication is a fundamental human need and print is a powerful tool to help people communicate their creativity and passion. Perhaps this is why commercial printing has become one of the largest industries on the planet. Gelato's state of the art global print cloud facilitates local printing at a scale greater than the world has ever seen before. Learn more

What we offer

The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you can use the services you’ve been part of building. We’re not just another web application; we’re changing one of the world’s largest industries. Join a motivated, hard-working and passionate team in a dynamic and energetic startup environment.

Our culture

We are a global company with a global team. We hire for attitude and train for skills. We battle over ideas - which is why we don't believe in hierarchies - we all have equal value. We believe innovation happens when the quality of an idea matters, not the person who had it. We collaborate and build relationships. We speak about things as they are and how they feel.