Frontend Developer - Paris

Kpler is hiring!


Kpler is a rapidly growing data intelligence company providing transparency solutions in energy markets. We develop data pipelines that enrich data from hundreds of sources in real-time, ranging from logistics (satellite images) to governmental and shipping databases. We then derive and forecast key informations for commodities traders and analysts.

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 17 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 ES5, AngularJS, d3.js, Flow. 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

Your profile

  • 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 the AngularJS 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

Recruitment Process

  1. 30min skype/hangout to discuss your experience and motivations
  2. Technical discussion on site and HR interview
  3. Small test project assignment
  4. Half day with the engineering team to assess the culture fit and help the candidate see our day to day

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Start date: 01 January 2018
  • Location: Paris, France (75002)
  • Experience Level: > 3 years