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Senior Frontend Engineer

We’re looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer who cares deeply about building captivating user experiences while challenging our thinking on software architecture. Someone with a passion for building beautiful products, and that are always up for a challenge.

This is an opportunity to join a team of talented problem solvers, looking at untangling a complex problem and finding a simple solution. Through your work, you will have a direct impact on how people get paid, by helping us take Pento to the next level and building seamless experiences for our customers.

Our tech stack

We build and host our application using modern and reliable technologies like React, GraphQL, Golang, PostgreSQL, Docker and Kubernetes. On top of that we also have our own built in-house technologies, like our design system, that not only facilitates the collaboration between our Product Designers and Frontend Engineers, but also stimulates coherence and speed in all our Frontend development.

What will you be doing?

  • You will research, develop and document new software solutions;
  • You will work closely with both product and design to understand our customers' needs and iterate on findings to deliver a great user experience throughout our platform;
  • You will contribute to growing, improving and maintaining our own in-house design system through adding new components and documentation;
  • You will collaborate with the product engineering team in an agile manner;
  • You will take operational responsibility for the code that you write over the entire software development life cycle;
  • You will provide support on our production code, from customer related operations to bug fixing.

We'd love to hear from you if

  • You have a few years of professional experience in software engineering, working in a team environment;
  • You have experience in frontend development, building, running and debugging web applications;
  • You are knowledgeable about modern JavaScript and frameworks such as React;
  • You are familiar with defining and building GraphQL APIs;
  • You are passionate about great design and user experience.

...or even if you miss experience in some of the technologies mentioned above but are whiling to learn them

Perks and benefits

Equity plan

On top of a competitive salary, we offer every Pento employee an equity option plan so we can all can benefit from our success.

Flexible working

As we have been remote-first since day 1, supporting our people working flexibly is within our DNA.

Unlimited time off

It's important that we're well rested. We work hard at Pento and we want to enable you to find balance, and enjoy everything that you like to do when not working.

Comfortable workspace

Everyone at Pento receives an allowance to spend on Hofy, our tech and home- set up platform. You also have the option of expensing a desk at a co-working space of your choice if you live outside of London and Copenhagen, where we have fixed working hubs.

Travel stipend

We encourage everyone to visit and co-work with team members in other cities and we will provide you with a stipend of €150 per trip. This can be used to fund some of your travel, accommodation, or celebrating a milestone with your teammate.


Tell us what you want to read in the #books Slack channel and you're free to purchase the book on a company card. All we ask in return is that you share a review of the book when you're done reading it — we love reading each others' reviews.

Team summits

Summits play a hugely important role at Pento! Time spent together helps us get to know each other, strengthen our relationships, and push forward our growth. So far, we've been to Malaga, Milan, Tel Aviv, Budapest, Athens and Barcelona!

Our team

We're a remote-first company, pushing forward how we work for the better. Our progressive environment of people-first practices supports our team adopting flexible and tailored ways of working. This enables our mission of building a truly inclusive environment.

We're committed to building a team capable of building a product for everyone, representing different and varied backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. We welcome applications from everyone, regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, civil or family status, age, or disability.

Don’t worry about being a 100% fit. That’s impossible nonsense, anyway. If one of our roles sounds like an interesting opportunity to you and you think it could work, let’s chat.

About Pento

You can learn more about who we are and how we like to work over at Pento Home.

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