Frontend Software Developer (React)

Salary Competitive

Blackbird ApS馃挕

Machines do not talk. We are giving them a voice, so they can tell us how they are doing: How is production running? How much downtime did we have today? How efficient is the production line? What is causing downtime?

Blackbird is developing IoT solutions in data collection and production monitoring. The idea behind Blackbird is to provide products and services that will reduce wasted resources within companies and improve how people live and work together. Products are developed in-house and inspired by key customers and top graduate students. The Blackbird platform is already in use in Europe, North America, and Asia

Our headquarters are in Nordhavn, close to Nordhavn Station (The best view in CPH btw ). You can expect to be part of a team that unleashes the power of leading-edge technologies while having fun.

Who are we looking for?

For the role of front-end developer, we are on the hunt for developers with a strong sense of design. Among other things, our front-end developer will be responsible for ensuring that web design and user experience needs are in harmony. You will be part of a cooperative, highly effective team and have the freedom to own projects from conception to completion.

We are a flexible group that enjoys working with people that are driven to achieve more. Therefore, don't be worried if you don't check off every single box in our everyday tools; as long as you have a desire to learn, we will help you get there!

Important: We will only be reviewing applicants in Copenhagen/Denmark.聽

A day in the life of a Frontend Software Developer馃捇

  • You will write, review, and maintain code in React/TypeScript/MUI (w. JSS/Emotion) using tools such as Next.js, Cypress, and Storybook.

  • You will collaborate closely with customers and colleagues to understand the problems we want to solve and explore how to solve them.

  • You will work with a Pull Request-based workflow to implement new features to improve and expand the Blackbird platform.

  • You will design solutions with your team to tackle engineering issues related to user experience, design choices, and customer feedback.

  • You will work with a mentor to ensure that you thrive and develop professionally and personally.

What excites us about you?馃

Only a small number of candidates meet all qualifications. We are mainly interested in developers that are curious and love coding. Either way, we want to hear from you!

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 You have a degree in Computer Science, Digital Design/UX, or similar equipment work experience.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 You are experienced with UI/UX, from work or open source/hobby projects.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 You are experienced with React/TypeScript/MUI.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 You have a strong sense of the product and an understanding of the human who is using it. You advocate for the user, with a keen eye for design.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 You understand that building modern software is a team sport, and you enjoy working as part of a tight-knit team

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 You adore learning new things, in your spare time you love researching new tech and driving forward with implementation details

What will be great to have?鉁

If the above doesn't fit you, then maybe some of the following does:

  • Familiarity with any of the following: serverless, microservices, GraphQL, CI/CD, Git.

  • Experience with AWS.

  • Experience building, operating, and maintaining scalable services.

  • Experience with open-source contributions.

Why are we awesome?馃

We challenge ourselves constantly to improve and keep an open perspective. We are scaling up from a startup and adding more structure and procedures to prepare for the next stage. We are around 35 Blackbirds, with approximately 15 different nationalities!

Perks and benefits

馃ЗOpportunity to Work with Cutting-Edge Technology.

馃摎 Opportunity for self-development and conferences. Personalized development program

馃實World Class Colleagues.

馃鈥嶁檧锔廎lexible working hours.

馃彄Social gatherings, Fun runs, and a gamified office.

馃挵Competitive salary based on your experience and qualifications.

馃Enjoy a catered lunch with your colleagues every day, including snacks.

馃摫You choose your gear.

馃搷Centrally located office with the best view in Copenhagen!

馃幆 Blackbird's pension plan covers you.

Interested? What's next?馃挜

Hit the apply button!

Please remember to send us your resume and link to your GitHub handle. It's always cool to read a cover letter too! 馃憣

We have two in-depth interview rounds with our technical leads and potential colleagues. Feel free to shoot me a message if you have any questions! Within two working days, we'll get in touch with you to schedule a phone conversation to chat about your application and the Opportunity at Blackbird.聽

For more information or questions please contact us at or phone number +4591955061

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Pension plan
Pension plan

We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

Paid holiday
Paid holiday

Metropolitists, beach boys and mountaineers we salute you and pay you to go and explore the world.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Work life balance
Work life balance

Carve out time for your kids, friends and personal cider projects.


Strengthen your body with office yoga and handstands or leave your body in good hands by our masseuse.

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Working at
Blackbird ApS

Blackbird ApS is a spin-off from Emendo Consulting group. It all began with the frustration over the cost of installing data collection systems on filling lines at the Danish brewery Royal Unibrew. The consultants in Emendo decided to develop better technology. The idea behind Blackbird is to provide products and services which will reduce wasted resources within companies and improve the way people live and work together. Products are developed in-house and inspired by key customers and top graduate students. The company's vision is to positively impact the lives of one million people before 2025. Blackbird system is used globally in more than 25 countries.

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