What we do
Norkon helps financial institutions and media companies succeed with their digital transformations by providing real-time, cloud-based solutions that engage their customers in new ways. With our financial market solution Pulse, and our live news solution Live Center, we solve a unique set of challenges for our customers, including Dagens Næringsliv, Dagbladet Børsen and The Telegraph. As experts in financial news technology, we sit at the intersection of the financial and media industry, where we excel by combining our finance knowledge with effective visual and interactive communication.
In this position, you will work closely and directly with our solutions at all phases of their development, collaborating with the rest of the team to develop user- and customer-centric solutions. We work in a rapid development environment with quick, collaborative decision making, where you will get the chance to help shape the look and feel our solutions.
As a professional, you’re positive, creative, and aim to exceed expectations. You understand the importance of thorough development, testing, and product ownership. You are familiar with working in teams.
What and Who you’ll be working with
All members of our team and customers
Build customized, high-quality consumer-facing web applications while ensuring compatibility across multiple browsers and platforms
Working and communicating equally well with designers and the back-end team
Write clean and testable code
Proactively contribute ideas for new features and identify areas for improvement
Develop, maintain and improve front-end testing suites (functional, visual, and integration) to protect against regressions and ensure project stability
Be able to work independently on specific projects
Developing a thorough understanding of our technology
Analyzing existing solutions, templates, and interfaces and identify areas of improvement
Ability to easily move between middle-tier and front-end technologies
Openness to new technologies and creative solutions
Comfortable working within a fast-paced, high-growth environment
Familiarity with visualization libraries and charting
Deep understanding of front-end performance optimization tooling & techniques
Comfortable working with design artifacts and leveraging cooperative shared tooling (InVision, Sketch, Zeplin, etc)
Being a part of a team of motivated, skilled, and entrepreneurial people at a leading Norwegian technology company
Freedom to try out your own ideas as a part of a supportive and fast-moving organization
Fast decision making with room for experimentation
Working with some of the leading media groups and financial services companies in Scandinavia and Europe
10 % creative time to work on your own projects
Attendance to seminars and access to relevant education
Performance equipment and gear
Deadline for applying: 21.06.20
Who we are
Norkon is a real-time technology company specializing in streaming data, big data visualization, and financial data analysis. Our core technology has been developed and refined since the company’s inception in 2014 and today we work with some of Europe’s largest media groups delivering solutions which helps them engage their users in new and exciting ways. Pursuing our goal of becoming a world leader in real-time financial news technology, we are in a rapidly expansive phase and are looking for a passionate colleague to join us in our exciting journey!
To see some of our work, check out https://www.norkon.net/Projects
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.
We want to take you from good to great.