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Backend Engineer (Javascript)

We're looking for a backend engineer with experience in Node.js to help us build large-scale enterprise systems.

The deadline for this application is April 1st.

We are Ars Futura, a creative design and development agency based in Zagreb. We are a close-knit team that is passionate about partnering with great people, ideas and companies in order to build exceptional custom solutions. This year we’ve been ranked the 10th fastest growing company in Central Europe, and 2nd in Croatia in the 2018 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 category.

Our projects range from small startups to large companies. We’ve had the pleasure to work on a ton of interesting products, from building out Esports leagues, online competitions and video networks with Activision Blizzard, through custom CRM solutions for Harvard to working with a number of IoT companies in the USA to further improve the use of technology in the health industry. This is just the tip of the iceberg.

We're proud of what we build, and now we're looking for a full-time Backend Engineer (Javascript) to join our team. If you want to help us work on these projects and develop enterprise-grade applications, apply now!

What You’ll Do

  • Write and ship clean and maintainable code that can scale
  • Monitor, test and continuously optimize your backend code
  • Closely cooperate with other backend and frontend engineers
  • Share knowledge and best practices within your team and beyond
  • Work in an environment that supports your individual growth.

What We Expect From You

  • Experience in building web applications
  • Experience with Javascript and Node.js
  • Experience with Typescript and Node.js frameworks such as Express, Sails is considered a plus (but not mandatory)
  • Good understanding of data structures
  • You care for code quality and write performant, maintainable and testable code
  • You should know your way around code reviews and how to properly use tools to debug your code
  • Familiarity with Git, continuous integration and deployment
  • Experience working with modern infrastructure and tools
  • Experience in working with a team in a collaborative environment.

What We Can Offer You

  • Competitive pay in accordance with your experience
  • A collaborative environment and team for you to work with
  • Work with a range of clients in different industries and locations
  • Flexible work hours
  • Pick your own machine (a MacBook or similar machine of your own choosing)
  • Any and all additional equipment you require to be productive
  • Gym membership of your own choosing and yearly doctor checkups
  • Office perks like breakfast and snacks
  • Yearly all-hands teambuilding and monthly team budgets for activities of your choosing.

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The perks of working with us

Just some of the things we offer, to try and sweep you off your feet!

Bonuses

Anniversary Bonus

For every year you spend with us, you get a bonus.

Yearly Bonus

For the great work you do over the year.

Referral Bonus

For the awesome people you persuade to work with us.

The Unicorn 🦄

Given arbitrarily, but not rarely, when we see you working extra hard.

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Education is key

Conference and Education Budget

Allowance money for learning experiences both in Croatia and outside of it.

Team Education

Organized and held by your team members when they have something new and exciting to show you.

Job Switch

If you decide to flip the switch one day, you can change teams or technologies you work in.

Mentoring

No person left behind, we teach our junior colleagues all they need to know to improve and grow.

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A sound mind in a sound body

Gym Membership

Fully financed card that opens the doors of 450 gyms and recreational spaces.

Paid Yearly Check-ups

To give you some peace of mind concerning your health, we make sure you get a full examination.

Team Sports Activities

Running, soccer, swimming, and any other sport you can think of, you can do with some of our sporty team members.

Two-way Performance Reviews

You tell us what you think and feel, we help you improve.

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Spending time together

Team-based and office-based teambuilding

Spend some quality time getting to know your team and coworkers.

Office parties

Christmas and our birthday celebration is when we get together and get down 🕺.

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Helping you find balance

Remote

Work from home whenever you need, we’re cool with it.

Vacations days

Starting with 22 days and increasing every year you spend with us, we give you enough time to be well-rested.

Special days off

For big life events, like moving, getting married, or any other happening.

Flexible work hours

Come and go as you please, you only have to do your work in time.

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Tooting our own horn

What our lovely colleagues have to say about us. *toot toot*

Testimonial ana skulj

“In the four years that I’ve been here, there hasn’t been a day that I disliked my job. I have the privilege of working with amazing people who teach me new things every day and make my job ever so pleasant and fun.”

Ana Škulj UI/UX Designer
Testimonial katarina pelicaric

“The projects I work on are challenging and refreshing. I can always contribute to them with my ideas and make the product better. And all that in a great atmosphere.”

Katarina Pelicarić iOS Engineer
Testimonial denis fodor

“Our clients are cool, there’s a relaxed work atmosphere, and the people are lovely. If you need help, you can always count on your co-workers, both privately and in the workplace.”

Denis Fodor Android Team Lead

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Best Employer of 2020

The chemistry between us and our employees is real. We even have some weighty evidence of the love – the Best Employer of 2020 award our co-workers voted on. Can you feel it in the air? ❤️️

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