Software Engineer (Frontend / UX)

About us: At Aleph Alpha, we are shaping Europe's first AI engineering landscape. We research, develop and deploy a new generation of AI technology. In doing so, we safeguard personal and organizational sovereignty over data and give control over normative value alignment back to the developer. Therefore, we have a social responsibility to commit to the highest ethical standards and accountability. To foster our engineering potential and to further transform industries within Europe, we cooperate with academic, public and industry partners. We are proud to be an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, and believe in equal opportunity. We trust that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us creative and innovative. By applying with us, you gain the opportunity to join a fast-growing AI research & development start-up pioneering Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) technology. You will be part of an international team of experts working with academia, industry, and government to build the next generation of AI solutions for language, vision and strategy.

Your profile:

  • Experience with large scale software projects, source control, continuous integration, documentation
  • Solid foundation in computer science, with strong competences in data structures, algorithms
  • High affinity to transform customer needs into software.
  • Solid foundation of Frontend base technologies (React, Typescript, Jest, Redux, React Testing Library)
  • You have a good understanding of UI/UX and System Design principles.
  • You have profound knowledge of JavaScript and TypeScript, especially React.
  • Experience with user interface design and an affinity for UX and usability
  • Independently driven, proactive, accountable, reliable team player
  • Fluent English (verbally and in written form)
  • Experience with Rust and Python libraries are a plus

Your responsibilities:

  • You develop appealing web-based user interfaces based on established frameworks (e.g. angular, vue, react) with custom components
  • Find innovative ways to make strong AI technology accessible to the user, ensuring trust and explainability
  • Shape the Human-machine interaction of a new generation of AI systems
  • You take ownership of the frontend design process with a seamless brand experience across all our AI products
  • You understand and communicate user expectations to create excellent digital experiences
  • You actively support the end-to-end design process (research, design, wireframing, interaction, prototyping, testing)
  • Junior and senior candidates can apply

Benefits of working with us:

  • Get insights on the development of innovative technology for non-trivial challenges
  • Be part of a dynamic start-up with a rapidly growing team
  • Work with international experts from science and industry
  • Grow continuously on your individual career path
  • Take on responsibility and shape the company and technology
  • Flexible working hours and above-average compensation
  • An inspiring working environment with short lines of communication, horizontal organization, and great team spirit
  • Work with our backend and UI/UX engineers and help them shape a stable production environment

At Aleph-Alpha, your possibilities to creatively shape team and technology are not determined by hierarchies or formal education. Our shared passion for research, engineering and customer success makes our team a great place to learn and excel in a flexible and friendly work environment. Aleph-Alpha is devoted to driving research and to creating real world applications based on the latest developments in the field of machine learning.