14 dic 2020|News|3 minuti

New Job: Senior Full Stack Developer

We are looking for a talented Senior Full Stack Developer to join the Smartify team.

Are you an art lover? Do you believe that technology can help tell rich cultural stories? Are you proactive and passionate? Obsessed with content and form? We're looking for an aspiring individual who has a talent for creative problem solving and wants to help build & grow one of the largest online communities of art lovers all over the globe.

Who are we?

Our mission is to deliver arts education for everyone and to support the reach and resilience of museums. Since public launch in 2017 Smartify now contains over 2 million artworks, 160+ museums and over 1.8 million users. The app has been described by the New Scientist as the ‘Shazam of art’ and has won numerous awards including the 2019 UN World Summit Award for Culture and Tourism; the GLOMO for Most Innovative App at the Mobile World Congress 2018, three Webby Awards (Best Art App; Best Use of the Mobile Camera; and People’s Choice); and Apollo Art Magazine’s Digital Innovation of the Year. Recent press coverage includes The Guardian, Smithsonian Mag and Forbes.

We are a small team from all over the world (based in London, Amsterdam, Athens, Paris, Washington DC and more) and we are always committed to cultivating a company that embraces differences.

About the role:

Senior Full Stack Developer, your role will be to help an up and coming organisation to continue it’s award-winning tradition developing and growing our multi-channel platform across web, mobile and back-end.

We are looking for an individual with the ability to deliver a robust product in partnership with business and design teams but with a keen eye on innovation and small-scale R&D.

We strongly believe in flexibility, and you will be given a lot of freedom while translating complicated challenges into scalable and automated solutions. This means managing your own priorities, trying out new things and working a flexible hours' scheme.

About you...

- have an affinity with arts

- have front-end experience with Vue, backend experience with Node/Express

- love to write clean structured code

- know how to create efficient and eye catching pixel perfect user interfaces

- prefer to automate the mundane tasks so more time can be spent on the fun stuff

- enjoy rising to the challenge and even more overcoming it

- like to squeeze every last drop of performance out of your backends and websites through benchmarking and optimisation

Note: Smartify is a fast-paced scale-up looking for an ambitious set of skills, however we DO want to hear from you if you are still learning some of these skills. This job is as much about talent and a positive attitude as it is about experience!

As well as the above, you can expect the following:

- Flexible working hours

- Discretionary performance-related bonus

We are looking for a part-time role but open to full-time for more junior levels. We are a remote-first working team with flexibility on location but preference in the UK.

If you are a self-starter, able to work remotely with an international team and have a genuine passion for arts & culture, Smartify is the place for you!

If this all sounds interesting to you, then please contact us on info@smartify.org.uk including the role in the subject line, your CV and some examples of your work. We would love to hear from you :)

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Anna Lowe

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