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Who we are

Spiral Scout is a growing, full-service digital agency located in San Francisco and Belarus that focuses on design, development and marketing services for clients around the United States. Our main development offices are in Minsk and Brest, Belarus. Our software team is only as strong as the people we hire and train. We are looking for people who are problem solvers, honest communicators, high integrity, hard workers, fun to be around, intelligent, and successful in everyday life to join our team.

What's in it for you?

  • Opportunity to work alongside an experienced team to learn or lead a team
  • Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with client(s)
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located office with an awesome atmosphere working with smart and interesting people
  • Every other Friday is a paid day off from work
  • Flexible work hours and work from home occasionally
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Variety of knowledge sharing, training and self-development opportunities
  • Competitive salary
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews
location

Minsk

Senior PHP developer

We are looking for an experienced Back-End Developer (PHP) to work on a global e-commerce project that involves splitting up the legacy API into consistent microservices.

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly on the product;
  • Write clear, maintainable, testable code;
  • Provide solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code;
  • Create robust high-volume production applications and develop prototypes quickly;
  • Participate in Agile activities such as: Daily Stand ups, Sprint Planning, Mid-week sprint demo, Sprint Backlog prioritization/grooming, Retrospectives;
  • Discuss your own business/technical ideas with your colleagues from New York at Weekly BE architecture - Improvements & Solutions;
  • Business trips to New York.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of developing back-end services using PHP (would be nice to have experience in Laravel);
  • Understanding of distributed applications design goals;
  • Knowledge of relational databases (SQL);
  • Knowledge of queue pipelines;
  • Knowledge of oAuth and SSO approaches;
  • Experience working with ORM engines;
  • English level Intermediate +

We offer financial motivation:

  • Competitive salary + annual bonus;
  • Every other Friday is a paid day off from work;
  • Paid job-related courses, conferences, and seminars;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Medical insurance;
  • Paid conferences and meetups.

We provide non-cash motivation:

  • Flexible work hours and work from the place of yours occasionally;
  • Family atmosphere;
  • Different corporate events and team building activities;
  • Holiday gifts;
  • Company’s care and support in the employee’s professional and personal development;
  • Fully-stuffed kitchen;
  • Paid parking;
  • Our office is located near the metro not far from the city center.

Middle Front-end developer

We are looking for an experienced Front-end developer to work on a global e-commerce project and play a critical role in building both product features and developer infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly on the product;
  • Develop and maintain user-facing features;
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX requirements;
  • Maximize code reuse by splitting large projects into smaller libraries;
  • Optimize application code for speed and scalability;
  • Identify strategies to systematically improve code quality;
  • Automate repetitive tasks and enhance the developer experience;
  • Stay current with the latest technologies and best practices in the JS community;
  • Participate in Agile activities such as Daily Stand ups, Sprint Planning, Mid-week sprint demo, Sprint Backlog prioritization/grooming, Retrospectives;
  • Business trips to New York.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Mastery of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript -- ES2015 and beyond;
  • Deep understanding of React and/or React Native;
  • Expertise with a modern state-management framework (Redux, MobX, Cycle.js, etc);
  • Affinity for profiling and analyzing code to identify areas for improvement;
  • Good understanding of various CI services (Jenkins, Travis, Coveralls, Pipelines, etc);
  • Intermediate + English.

We offer financial motivation:

  • Competitive salary + annual bonus;
  • Every other Friday is a paid day off from work;
  • Paid job-related courses, conferences, and seminars;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Medical insurance;
  • Paid conferences and meetups.

We provide non-cash motivation:

  • Flexible work hours and work from the place of yours occasionally;
  • Family atmosphere;
  • Different corporate events and team building activities;
  • Holiday gifts;
  • Company’s care and support in the employee’s professional and personal development;
  • Fully-stuffed kitchen;
  • Paid parking;
  • Our office is located near the metro not far from the city center.

Business analyst

We are looking for Business Analyst to work on a global project that deals with building a widget-based, drag and drop CMS to build e-commerce websites by non-technical people.

Must have:

  • To work closely with clients to identify business needs;
  • To gather all the information about the product and creating the necessary documentation (SRS, BRD, ...);
  • To write software functional specifications including use cases, mockups, and diagrams;
  • To interact with the development team to discuss and clarify the requirements during the project implementation;
  • To understand the full software development lifecycle;
  • Upper-Intermediate level of English both speaking and writing.

Nice to have:

  • The ability to describe the business processes (BPMN, IDEF0, …);
  • The ability to provide creative solutions to complex problems;
  • Prototype user interfaces and algorithms of the system behavior;
  • 2+ of professional experience as BA;
  • Understanding of different software development methodologies;
  • Familiarity with wiki- and issue tracking systems (JIRA, Confluence).

We offer financial motivation:

  • Competitive salary + annual bonus;
  • Every other Friday is a paid day off from work;
  • Paid job-related courses, conferences, and seminars;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Medical insurance;
  • Paid conferences and meetups.

We provide non-cash motivation:

  • Flexible work hours and work from the place of yours occasionally;
  • Family atmosphere;
  • Different corporate events and team building activities;
  • Holiday gifts;
  • Company’s care and support in the employee’s professional and personal development;
  • Fully-stuffed kitchen;
  • Paid parking;
  • Our office is located near the metro not far from the city center.