Posted on: 
June 22, 2024

Senior Frontend Engineer

Job Description

(Fully remote, async-first, DevOps SaaS, 32-40h/week, time zones: UTC-3 to UTC+3)

Join Checkly, a Gartner Cool Vendor, as a Senior Frontend Engineer with experience in UI design with Figma in product engineering and be at the forefront of the Monitoring as Code (MaC) movement. We're a fully remote startup on a mission to enable developers to detect and resolve issues 10x faster with code-first synthetic monitoring for modern DevOps. Monitor your APIs and apps at a fraction of the price of legacy providers. Powered by a Monitoring as Code workflow and Playwright.

Thousands of developers are using Checkly today, including those at 1Password, Autodesk, AutoTrader, CrowdStrike, Deno, Render, Sentry, and Vercel.

We care about building a team where people of all backgrounds are encouraged to do their best work. To achieve this we built a flexible, fully remote and async-first startup environment with inclusive benefits.

What you'll do

Help build & shape our frontend

Work together with frontend engineers in your team on our Vue.js based web app to ship at a high velocity. Checkly deploys 20+ times every day. We host our frontend on Vercel and use Checkly for dogfooding our testing and monitoring heavily. Work with backend or full stack engineers on your team to ship features together. Collaborate with other frontend engineers in the company to keep us efficient and awesome.

Collaborate with our PMs and UX designers to create designs in Figma for your team

While your team ships new features at a fast pace together with you, you will help them out by preparing UI designs in Figma. Collaborating with UX designers and Product Managers to make sure, we solve customer problems well, is a key part of the role. Continuously improve how we do frontend working with the other frontend engineers to drive our component library in close collaboration with Checkly UX Designers.

What you should have

  • Experience as a Senior Frontend Engineer preferably with VueJS building features in a team
  • Experience using and developing a component library with Storybook
  • You are familiar with Figma and FigJam, can sketch basic designs using existing components and communicate solutions to the team
  • Excellent communication skills in spoken and written English.
  • You have the ability to be autonomous and self-motivated in a remote work environment, while you also enjoy getting to know your colleagues and helping others.
  • Located in UTC-3 to UTC+3.

What we offer

  • Transparent salary because your salary shouldn't be dictated by how good a negotiator you are. (more info below)
  • Become part of a fast-growing, international, and remote team where you can have a real impact
  • Fully remote, flexible work hours, async-first and transparent culture
  • Stock options
  • 27 days of paid vacation + your local public holidays
  • Paid sick leave & up to 14 weeks of paid parental leave
  • $1,000 learning & visiting budget
  • Co-working budget or home office setup
  • Company retreats
  • Employment & contractor options

Find out more here.

What we pay

Fair, competitive, and transparent pay is very important for us. Therefore we work with a standardized salary calculator that includes several factors such as seniority level as well as location.

For this role, the range is

  • €81k - €90k for someone in a similar cost of market as UK, Germany etc.
  • €73k - €81k for someone in a similar cost of market as Spain, Poland, Argentina, Ukraine etc.


If this sounds interesting, please apply! Studies by several different sources have shown that on average men will apply for a job if they meet 60% of the application requirements. Women/non-binary people will seek to match a much higher percentage of requirements before applying. If you're not sure you're the right fit, apply anyway and let us know what you bring to the table. We'd love to hear from you!

We're all about being transparent and setting clear expectations. That's why we've put together our hiring playbook. There you'll find a sneak peek of who we are and what you can expect in our hiring process. We recently also open-sourced our employee handbook!

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