Front-end Engineer - Paris

Kpler is hiring!


Kpler is an intelligence company providing transparency solutions in energy markets. We develop proprietary technologies that systematically aggregate data from hundreds of sources, ranging from logistics and commercial, to governmental and shipping databases. By connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we are able to deliver our clients with unique real-time market coverage.

We rely on intelligent people to build intelligent software. Our team is composed of individuals of various backgrounds, with diversified skill sets and international experiences. Our clients are players across the energy market spectrum, with offices from Houston to Singapore.

What you will do

About the role

By joining our agile and fast-growing team, you will participate to the creation and the development of great B2B features and products which provide data intelligence for our users. Within your team,you will be in charge of creating and improving our applications (web and mobile) as well as designing our APIs.

Some of the projects you could work on

  • Enhancing and improving our existing dashboards and charts with amazing design and great UX. The UX is important for us.
  • Maps and real-time and geolocalized data related to global flows on international markets
  • Migration of our applications from AngularJS 1.5 to Vue.js. We are just starting, all ideas are welcome!
  • Designing our API interfaces

About our team and architecture

  • Our team is made of 25 engineers in fond of data who are experts in machine learning and data science. Our architecture is mostly built on top of Python, Scala, and Javascript and we are using ElasticSearch, PostgreSQL, Heroku and AWS.
  • Frontend interfaces are full JS. The stack is a composed of ES6+, AngularJS, Vuejs, d3.js. Mobile applications are also in JS and operated with Cordova / Ionic.

What we offer

  • A permanent contract in a startup in the center of Paris (Grands Boulevards)
  • We just moved to a very nice and friendly office!
  • A competitive salary
  • Keeping in touch with cutting-edge technologies
  • Opportunity for personal development
  • Friendly and open work atmosphere
  • Snacks, free fruits, coffee and nuts, team-building activities, regular events…

What we are looking for

You could be a good fit if ...

... you graduated with a degree from an IT or Engineering school, you have at least 3 years of experience in web / mobile development preferably in a startup environment
... you have a strong knowledge of Javascript
... you know at least AngularJS or VueJS framework
... you are interested in learning new technos (a desire for self-development?)
... you enjoy working in a multicultural / multilingual / multinational environment and speak English fluently
... you have a culture of effective testing
... knowledge of functional programming concepts or backend languages such as Python or Scala is a plus.
... being present and active on GitHub / Stackoverflow is a plus

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75002)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience Level: > 1 year