As a Frontend Engineer at Mentimeter, you will be an integral part of a front-end team creating great design and excellent user experience that will affect millions of people all over the world. You should be curious about how to build fast, intuitive and well-performing user interfaces with modern technologies in a team together with designers, UX and visual developers. Your responsibilities will include to research, design and implement new user-friendly features together with taking important architectural decisions that ensure performance and scalability of our platform and development environment.
Mentimeter mainly consists of a presentation view build in React/Redux together with D3.js to visualize voter data (delivered quickly via Websockets) in a fast, appealing and informative manner and an easy-to-use voting site built with server-side rendered React/Redux together with the CSS-in-JS framework Fela with components from our own design system. These components are maintained by our design team to ensure a consistent look-and-feel across our platform and are also used in our static content site that is based on Gatsby.js and delivered via CloudFront (with Lambda@Edge). Hosting is done on Heroku and AWS with Continuous Integration using Github and Circle CI.
We work in small, independent, self-organizing teams. The team’s product manager and engineering lead work together to organize and plan the team’s backlog with a Kanban/Scrum-mixed process, with focus on continuously delivering new features to our users
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Mentimeter is a product-first, gender-equal, tech-heavy, fast-growing, inclusive and profitable startup built by engineers. Back in 2014, we felt that boring and inefficient meetings had to go, so we decided to build a platform to change this. Four years later, we are listed as the fastest growing Swedish startup, have 30 million users and customers from over 120 countries; the journey has just begun
The work environment is inclusive, respectful, non-political, fun and very professional. We make sure to excel when we need to, but never overdo it in order to maintain our work-life balance. With 13 different nationalities currently working at Mentimeter, this is one of many ways we show that we embrace diversity.
To embrace other cultures we also re-locate the entire team one month, once a year.
Core values in bullet format
Expat Relocation Package
A diverse, modern and inclusive work environment
Pension scheme at ITP level
Fast growing startup
Personal development opportunities
Attractive insurance package
State of the art work tools, cell phone and comput
Conference attendance to keep professional edge
Wellness allowance 5000 sek / year
Annual 1 month inspiration trip
External leadership coach for every team memeber
Our vision is to transform presentations and meetings into fun and interactive experiences.
We have created a frictionless software with beautiful visualisations that enables leaders to engage their audience.
With Mentimeter, users become the best presenter they can be. Meetings become more productive, participants learn more and have fun whilst doing it.
Our mission is to turn presenters into superstars.
We have more than 25 million users and customers in 120 countries.. on our way of making the world a better place, one presentation at a time!
2018-01-02Mentimeter has found its recipe for success - the company moves to Lisbon in 2018: http://bit.ly/2CviVxE
2017-01-15The entire Mentimeter team moves temporarily to Barcelona for one month to get inspiration: http://bit.ly/2Cx1MDB
2016-08-15Point Nine Capital lists Mentimeter as one of the most interesting SaaS companies in the Nordics: http://bit.ly/2CwKNRX
2016-01-27Mentimeter temporarily moves to San Francisco to join Dave McClure's 500startups: http://bit.ly/2CzSoPV
2015-08-11Mentimeter has unique collaboration with Way Out West in Gothenburg: http://bit.ly/2Cz6ocG
2015-07-13Won Best User Interface in Microsoft Office App Store: http://bit.ly/2CxaHVE Runner up was a company based in San Francisco with $500M in investment
2015-02-23Mentimeter in Dagens Nyheter: http://bit.ly/2CwQ0Ju
2014-11-14Mentimeter Crew goes to Slush in Helsinki and Johnny is speaker: http://bit.ly/2CyBDEn
2014-06-07Angel Investment from Per Appelgren, Meg Charles-Horn, Lars Wiklund and Fredrik Linder