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Front-End Engineer
Cluj-Napoca, Iasi, Brasov, Bucharest

Date posted: 15.09.2022

Job type: Full time

Cluj-Napoca, Iasi, Brasov, Bucharest

Remote work

Full time

Job perks: Fun international team, Growth opportunities

About the project

How we hire: 
At Pentalog, excellence is what you'll do. We're guided by a mission to positively impact the software development world.


About the project:
Our French-based client, one of the largest video-sharing platforms in the world, is looking for a Front-End Engineer to join the User Experience Engineering Craft and work on solutions and tools that empower Publishers to distribute, manage and monetize their content.
In this role, you will work closely with Product, Design, QA, and Core (API) teams. To add value to the product, all team members must make a collaborative effort and provide real meaningful changes to the website. Therefore, teams are assembled per project (or feature) determined by the skills required.

The development team you’ll join is encouraged to keep up to date with the latest technologies, researching how library updates or new frameworks could help solve real-world problems.
And because more minds are better than one and we believe in team power, you’ll be invited to share your ideas for improvements and shape the technical roadmap.

Job requirements

A cultural fit is important to our client, therefore they would like to expand the team with a cool and creative person, someone who really wants to grow with the team and product.

In terms of qualifications, the Front-End Engineer should possess the following:

  • Experience with React;
  • NPM, Yarn, Webpack Minimum;
  • 2 years of experience working within a similar environment (e.g., huge traffic website);
  • Responsive design, mobile-first approach;
  • Best practice-orientated;
  • Test-driven (the team uses Cypress and Jest/Enzyme);
  • Using the latest JavaScript transpiled with Babel;
  • Passion for web development;
  • Motivated, proactive & team player;
  • Excellent communication skills in English;


  • Develop new user-specific functionalities/features for all devices: desktop, tablets, and mobile web;
  • Implement new ad formats while keeping an eye on performance and core web vitals metrics;
  • Optimize the current codebase and maintain it while proposing new evolutions for the framework;
  • Enforce best practices (tests, coding guidelines, continuous deployment).

Extra skills

  • GraphQL and Apollo Client knowledge is a plus;
  • TypeScript is welcomed;
  • GitHub account with side projects would be nice to have.


  • Healthcare benefits (Private Medical Insurance, various extra medical advantages);
  • A more active lifestyle with the help of our PentaSport activities;
  • French, German and English courses;
  • Free pass to learning platforms;
  • Meal vouchers;
  • Mentorship programs;
  • Access to a technology roadmap;
  • Full support to upgrade yourself (conferences and certifications);
  • New-born maternity grant;
  • A front-row seat to PentaBARs – our after-work tech events with a twist.

About Pentalog

As a leading European Software Services company operating internationally in France, Romania, Germany, Poland, Moldova, UK, Vietnam, Mexico and USA, we employ over 1,600 engineers and IT experts who work in a very dynamic, multicultural working environment.

At Pentalog, your talents & ambitions are recognized and rewarded; we offer plenty of opportunities to develop, both individually, as well as a professional, and we reward our collaborators who understand the importance of self-improvement.

Super humans