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Fullstack Engineer (m/f/d) React and Node.js

Berlin Karlsruhe
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Labforward is a technology start-up developing ground breaking Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products for laboratories and scientists.  

We have three core products: Labfolder - an electronic laboratory notebook that allows scientists to record all their data in one place, Laboperator - a platform to connect and control laboratory devices using IoT technology, and Labregister - the inventory management system of the lab.

Our products are collaborative, easy to use, and make scientific data more reliable. We are building the operating system of the lab, connecting data, devices and researchers. We will never stop innovating to enhance productivity at the bench with technology.

We are looking for a Fullstack Engineer (m/w/d) to join our brand new project and help to create the Workflow Editor - a new Laboperator companion application.

About the job:
Responsible for developing a brand new application
to help laboratory teams translate their laboratory processes into workflows and thereby improve their research and development 
Writing clean code with unit and integration tests
to validate code changes and improve the reliability and quality of the product
Contributing to the design of an application being
developed from scratch
Having early ownership of a new application
Follow agile practices
, work as a team and ensure timely delivery
Taking part in
daily standups, planning, mentoring and code reviews

Our current tech stack:
JavaScript, TypeScript, React, Redux, Snowpack, esbuild, HTML5, CSS-in-JS, Material-UI
Node.js, Express
Jira, GitHub, CircleCI, Docker, Cypress, Jest, React Testing Library, JSON Schema, AWS

About you:
At least 2 years of software development experience
in a team environment using modern tools (like Jira, Github, CircleCI, AWS, etc.)
Proficiency in JavaScript
programming in a
TDD setup
Experience with
as a back-end and at least one modern front-end framework - preferably
Understanding of and ability to apply solid
software development fundamentals
Good communicator, not afraid of asking questions,
and eager to learn from others
Comfortable working in an international and distributed team
(working language is English)
Nice to have:
skills understanding is a big plus

What do we offer?
Tailored onboarding and training to help you adapt to your role
Regular 1:1 and feedback with your manager
Open working atmosphere & flat hierarchies, where you are free to contribute ideas and work on your own creative initiatives
Working in a dynamic startup environment with an international team
Home office or office? Working hours? You decide yourself
Modern equipment (laptop, monitor, etc.) 
German or Business English language courses to develop your communication skills
€1000/year for your personal and professional growth 
28 days of annual leave
Access to Mental Health Support and regular team & company events (TGIF, Summer Retreat, etc.)

Sounds interesting?

Come join our dynamic team and help us make a difference!
Location: The position can be filled in Berlin or remotely in Germany with regular travel to Berlin.

Please no recruiters!

About the team

We brought together a diverse team of passionate scientists, technologists and entrepreneurs committed to simplifying the life of laboratory teams and helping them in their quest to bring innovations and discoveries to the world.

Diversity makes us stronger. However different you may be, come as you are, be part of the team and help us become better. Our diversity and inclusion policy is based on respect and communication. We value each team member for their strengths and weaknesses and cherish complementarity. A healthy work-life balance is encouraged and supported. Our office in Berlin is equipped with an elevator to ensure accessibility for everyone. 

Why work at Labforward?

Our products matter - the software we create assists scientists in the laboratory, making their job easier and clearing the path for groundbreaking discoveries. 

Our employees matter -  Labforward offers the unique opportunity to grow into your role and shape it how you see fit, with flexible hours and remote working policies, a yearly budget for learning, a company pension plan and many more! For a detailed list please visit our career site.

Our culture matters - we are a small and international company: our team is supportive, agile and inclusive, we often run staff social events to strengthen the team dynamic. 

Our mission matters - working at a startup means that you will contribute to exciting and innovative projects that are changing the laboratory environment for the better.