We're looking for talented frontend engineers to join our Lisbon-based team and help us continue to build the future of online trust.
You'll join a group of smart, friendly and ambitious engineers and researchers who take pride in the software we ship, in an industry where privacy, security and reliability are essential.
This is a unique opportunity to work in a fast-growing, product-driven scale-up
As a Front End Engineer, you will :
Work in a cross-functional team to design, build, test and ship terrific features
Work closely with designers and product managers to understand the needs of Onfido's users and customers
Provide technical guidance, support and advice to other engineers at Onfido
Developing intuitive and highly usable internal tools for annotating data, identifying fraud vectors and managing high-
volume, high-accuracy operations
Designing and developing unique visualisations to explain and present fraud
Building tools to combine machine intelligence with expert human insight
Building rich analytic dashboards to help customers understand their user base and fraud exposure
We deeply value trust and ownership. Our engineers, product managers and designers work together closely to solve a challenging problem -
identity in an online world - and build products that are polished and impactful.
We’re building the new identity standard for the internet.
Whether you want to open a bank account or hire a car, our lives are moving online. That means millions of everyday interactions now happen digitally without ever meeting anyone face-
to-face. Increasingly, our identities are becoming the new currency which we use to access online services. But with half the world being unbanked, and identity fraud on the rise, that’s becoming more and more difficult.
So our mission is to create an open world, where identity is the key to access.
We use machine learning to assess whether a user’s government-issued ID is genuine or fraudulent, and then compare it against their facial biometrics.
As a global leader in computer vision, our AI learns to identity fraud as it evolves over time. Our goal is to apply cutting-
edge research to build powerful, simple products that drive inclusion and safety online without compromising on user privacy.
That’s how we give companies like Revolut, Zipcar and Bitstamp the assurance they need to onboard users remotely and securely across 195 countries and we’re just getting started!
Founded in 2012, we're a diverse, global team of 250 technologists spread across 6 countries. We've also received over $60m in funding from world-
class technology investors including Salesforce and Microsoft.
You can learn more about our team and the work we do on our Onfido blog.
We use a lot of exciting technology. Our engineers are flexible about technology and pick the right tool for the job :
Python, Ruby and Elixir for our service code
React and Redux for frontend work
Tensorflow for Machine Learning / Computer Vision
Kubernetes and Docker to package and run services
AWS for underlying infrastructure
You can learn more about our product engineering team and the work we do on our Tech blog.
What we're hoping to see highlighted on your CV and application :
You write maintainable and well-structured HTML and CSS
Capable with testing frameworks, such as Jest and Jasmine
Keen to take ownership for delivering complex projects, from design to deployment to operation
You'll uphold and promote good practice in code design, quality and security
You are passionate about usability, accessibility and good design
Working knowledge of at least one other language (e.g. Ruby, Python)
Practical experience with Redux and GraphQL
We look for individuals who share our values :
Succeed together : share skills, ideas and honest feedback. Be excellent to each other
Take pride : deliver world-class quality and be an ambassador
Learn things, share them : seek out knowledge, then, take what you learn and teach it to others
Find a better way : fix what's broken and make what works even better
Create customer buzz : craft an experience that customers rave about
To learn more, check out the team and Life at Onfido!
We're committed to making Onfido a fantastic place to work, so we go to great lengths to give you what you need to succeed. You’ll receive :
A meaningful equity allocation
22 days holiday
Health Cash Plan subsiding medical expenses (e.g. dental, optical, doctors plus many others)
Sanctus mental health coaching
Volunteer days - 2 days paid time off per year, in addition to holiday allowance, to volunteer
Subsidised gym membership or home cleaning (50% up to €65 per month)
An unlimited budget for any software or books you need
A fully stocked kitchen with unlimited breakfast, drinks, snacks and fresh fruit every day
Monthly company dinners
Open and transparent culture we come together on a weekly basis for a global forum (OnFriday) where we share updates and strategic plans, and engage with each other informally over food and drink.
If you’re relocating from another country to join then we’ll get you an Airbnb for the first month.