Senior Frontend Software Engineer

    • Stockholm, Sweden

Established in 2014, Symphony is the cloud-based messaging and collaboration platform that securely connects markets, organizations and individuals. Powered by a growing and open app ecosystem, and protected with customer-controlled encryption key infrastructure, Symphony’s communications platform increases workflow productivity while maintaining global regulatory compliance. Already the platform of choice for the financial services industry, Symphony unifies the enterprise workflow to boost productivity in any information-centric business.

Symphony currently has over 510,000 users from more than 340 companies worldwide, powering over 60 million monthly messages.

Job Description:

Symphony is seeking a Frontend Software Engineer, with specialist Javascript knowledge, who has experience developing rich, high-performance, browser-based Javascript applications. You'll be involved in the design and implementation of a JavaScript-based, enterprise-class messaging application, including client-based end to end encryption and related security in the browser. We use TypeScript extensively and Chrome wrapper / webkit for native integration.

Responsibilities:

Many of the teams in the Symphony Stockholm office work on Symphony Meetings (real-time voice, video and screen sharing communications). You will take the lead on the development of our Meetings front-end.

  • Identify, establish and communicate standard methodologies for frontend engineering
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Work with Product Designers to craft and implement the next generation of Symphony’s Meeting products
  • Build efficient and reusable frontend abstractions and systems
  • Identify and address performance bottlenecks

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to write high-performance, reusable code for UI components
  • Experienced in Object Oriented design (SOLID)
  • Aware of but not reliant on JavaScript Frameworks (we use React/Redux)
  • Experience from working with TypeScript desirable
  • Experience with backbone.js, angular.js, node.js and similar technologies desired but not required
  • Experience from developing real-time communication applications and/or working with audio and video devices would be a huge plus
  • Passion for performance debugging and benchmarking
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field desirable

About Symphony:

Symphony is a secure, cloud-based workflow platform helping individuals, teams, and companies improve their productivity while maintaining the highest standards of data security and regulatory compliance. The company started out in the demanding world of global finance, bringing secure collaboration to the biggest banks and asset managers. The challenges honed the company's focus and spurred refinement and innovation of its technology. As new workplace challenges emerge, Symphony pledges to help its clients conquer them.

Today, Symphony is trusted by over 400 financial services companies including Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citibank, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, BlackRock, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, HSBC, Wells Fargo, UBS, Société Générale. The business is well funded and its investors are also customers, so Symphony is uniquely positioned for a forward-thinking future. The company is truly global with offices and customers all around the world, offering employees a unique global workplace and perspective.

Employee satisfaction is important to the company's leadership team. In 2019, 82% of employees said they were proud to work for the company. Symphony is a fun place to work where individual and team achievement is celebrated.

Benefits and perks*:

  • Regional specific competitive benefits
  • Build your own Benefits (BYOB) perk
  • Fully stocked kitchen and catered or reimbursed lunches
  • Many other fun and exciting benefits and activities!

Compensation:

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus Plan
  • Benefits and Perks vary based on location.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Symphony reserves the right of ownership for all unsolicited resumes submitted for this requisition and is not responsible for any fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Symphony participates in E-Verify.

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the completion of an I-9 form and submission of the appropriate documents for identity and work authorization.

Any information provided to us will be processed by Symphony in compliance with applicable data privacy laws and regulations, including but not limited to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) or the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA). Please refer to our Candidate Portal Policy attached for further information about how Symphony processes your personal data, Symphony’s legal basis for such processing, and the rights that you have with respect to your personal data that Symphony processes. For any questions you may have in this regard, please contact legal@symphony.com.


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