Staff Front-end Engineer



Software Engineering
Montpellier, France
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024
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Founded in 2014, Ledger is the global platform for digital assets and Web3. Over 20% of the world’s crypto assets are secured through our Ledger Nanos. Headquartered in Paris and Vierzon, with offices in UK, US, Switzerland and Singapore, Ledger has a team of more than 900 professionals developing a variety of products and services to enable individuals and companies to securely buy, store, swap, grow and manage crypto assets – including the Ledger hardware wallets line with more than 6 millions units already sold in 200 countries.
At Ledger, we embody the values that make us unique: Pragmatism, Audacity, Commitment, Trust and Transparency. Hear from our employees how they shape the work we do here.
Ledger has developed Ledger Live, an application to manage all your blockchain-backed assets. It’s built in React.js (Electron on Desktop and React Native on Mobile) and supports multiple blockchains (coins & NFTs) as well as provides multiple services by integrating DApps and offering a SDK for 3rd parties to integrate. Of course, all this is backed by our hardware wallets which Ledger Live allows you to manage. This application is developed by several teams, each working on specific parts of the software.
To sustain the company's growth, we are looking for a Senior Front-End Engineer to join the Wallet Experience business unit. Within the Live Hub squad, you’ll be responsible for building and maintaining the portfolio and account management UI flows.

Your main responsibilities will be the following :

  • Own from a technical standpoint the desktop and mobile development of Ledger Live Applications.
  • Collaborate with our devs, QA, designers, and product within Ledger Live teams.
  • Take initiative and offer technical solutions.
  • Develop features using best practices from unit to e2e testing.
  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Be responsible for the quality of Ledger’s UI/UX framework.
  • Mentor and promote tech growth within the team, helping to set high standards for the team.
  • Work 100% on Open Source projects all gathered in our monorepo: ledger-live.
  • Share knowledge within Ledger and beyond.

What we're looking for :

  • Engineer profile with at least 5 years of experience in software development.
  • A curious mind with a positive attitude to join a highly collaborative team.
  • Proficient with JavaScript and TypeScript.
  • Strong experience in React.js development, tools and libraries.
  • Good knowledge of testing strategies.
  • Good knowledge of UI/UX practices in software development.

Nice to have :

  • Experience with React Native and/or Electron.
  • Experience in Web3 topics and technical stack.
  • Experience in maintaining a library of shared components.

What's in it for you ?

  • Equity: Employees are the foundation of our success, and we award stock options so you can share in that success as we grow.
  • Flexibility: A hybrid work policy.
  • Social: Annual company outing for Ledgerdary Days, plus frequent social events, snacks and drinks.
  • Medical: Comprehensive health insurance policy offering extensive medical, dental and vision care coverage.
  • Well-being: Personal development, coaching & fitness with our dedicated partners.
  • Vacation: Five weeks of paid leave per year, in addition to national holidays and rest & relaxation (RTT) days.
  • High tech: Access to high performance office equipment and gadgets, including Apple products.
  • Transport: Ledger reimburses part of your preferred means of transportation .
  • Discounts: Employee discount on all our products.
We are an equal opportunity employer for all without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age.