Full Stack JavaScript Engineer - Remote/Paris

Full Stack JavaScript Engineer - Remote/Paris

locationParis, France
location Full-stack Developer

In a world where we spend more time on screens than not, Opal is a partner to your digital well-being, helping you save time, find focus and develop a healthier, more balanced relationship with screens.

There has never been a more exciting time to join us.

Since launch in January 2021, we have raised $5.5m from great investors who share our vision. The Opal app has been installed by over 80,000 people and supported by more than 3,000 paying annual subscribers.

Read more about Opal

Careers at Opal

What you will be doing

  • Design and build the frontend and backend components of the Opal web infrastructure;
  • Collaborate with the product team to define app features;
  • Ensure quality and performance of application;
  • Run unit tests of code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability;
  • Work on bug fixing and on improving the application performance;
  • Maintain the application code base;
  • Design and implement application updates;
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency;

What you should bring along

  • 2+ years of experience developing web;
  • Experience with React.js, Node.js, Databases, API development, third-party libraries.
  • Proficient in code versioning tools like Git;
  • Experience with continuous integration;
  • Ability to take initiative and employ good judgment;
  • Able to work +/- 3 hours from GMT

Would be nice to have

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services;
  • Experience with Test Driven Development;
  • Experience in VPN technology is a plus;
  • Experience with Server deployment, OAuth and web sockets and Chrome Extensions;
  • Familiarity with push notifications, APIs and cloud messaging;
  • Interest in Artificial Intelligence;
  • Passion for personal projects & development, saving people's time, helping people feel better and/or mindfulness in general.

How to apply

Sounds good? Let us know why you’re excited to work with Opal.

Send the following to: '[email protected]' with [Take control of your phone!] in the subject

  1. Your resume
    • If you have a portfolio/website/Github link, add to top
  2. A brief note about your past experiences
    • Incorporate into this note, a thought on one of the following:
      1. Our product
      2. How to market our product
      3. Online distractions or mindfulness (legal or technical)

Please format as two separate documents and named as such:

  • resume - full name.pdf
  • note - full name.pdf

We will only be able to review applications which follow the guidelines. We look forward to hearing from you!