Frontend Tech Lead

experienced with React

Are you our new Frontend Tech Lead?

Are you passionate about frontend technologies specifically React? Are you ready to take responsibility and help us make the best frontend solutions for some of the biggest companies in Denmark? 

The position is your opportunity to impact large projects and help other developers make better solutions. You will be responsible for the development of high-performance websites and implementation of new technologies into our frontend team.

A part of the team

Novicell helps companies enable their full digital potential. We call it "business online", regardless of which of Novicell's key business areas are needed for the job. We are about 320 good people across our 8 European offices in 5 countries.

You don't need to speak danish, as long as you speak Javascript!

Our Frontend Stack

Most of our frontend packages are open source, you can follow us on our Github organization.
Our default frontend stack for new applications follow either a Vue or React track, but of course we have some things that goes between stacks:

  • Typescript
  • PostCSS and BEM
  • Webpack and Babel
  • TSlint, Stylelint and Prettier
  • Git
  • Azure DevOps for CI/CD

Your responsibilities

We are looking for a Frontend Tech Lead who can be a part of a growing development team in Aarhus, and who can help us push the team forward:

  • Motivate and show direction for the team
  • Responsible for technology choices
  • Ensure high performance in all projects
  • Secure the architecture for the project
  • Responsible for implementation
  • Collaborate with backend developers, project managers and clients
  • Mentoring and development of other frontend developers
  • Refining various tasks
  • Ensure knowledge sharing across teams and offices


About you

It is a prerequisite that you have practical experience in frontend development and React. We expect:

  • At least 5 years of experience - preferably from agencies
  • Experience leading large React applications
  • Experience with Single page applications
  • Used to making decisions about technologies and implementation 
  • Understanding how you can help the customer make value for their business
  • Keep updated with new trends and technologies 
  • Have an eye for good user experience
  • Can challenge our current stack and argue for other technologies
  • That you are fluent in HTML, CSS and Vanilla JS and their standards

Your assignments

Your day-to-day tasks will involve working closely together with talented developers, project managers and designers, where you have to:

  • Most of your time is spend on writing code
  • Secure code quality in the team through PR's
  • Accompany sales department in pre analyses fase, including technology choices
  • Schedule the tasks of the project
  • Attend meetings with customers
  • Mentoring of interns, students & less experienced developers​
  • Refine, describe and estimate tasks for projects, together with project managers

Practical information

  • We are located in Aarhus at Søren Nymarks Vej 6, 8270 Højbjerg.
  • Ideally, you can start as soon as possible
  • We will hold interviews continuously until we find the right candidate
  • If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact our Head of HR Mettstine Hattesen

Novicell - Flink & Flittig

In Novicell we call our self, "Flink & Flittig" which means to be kind and diligent. We are kind and considerate. We treat each other properly and provide a high level of service to our customers. It should always be fun to go to work, and we regularly conduct a variety of professional and social activities. 

You will experience: 

  • An unpretentious organisation with significant personal degrees of freedom
  • A creative and inspiring environment with the ability to influence the company's development
  • The possibility to work away at our offices in Spain and Denmark
  • The opportunity to participate in fun recreational activities
  • An active social community

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Work remotely 

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favourite cafe or even another Novicell office when you feel like it.

You are never bored

There are always colleagues up for after-hours activities such as sports activities, Counter-strike, FIFA, or board games

Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. We believe in flexible working hours, as long as it makes sense.

Our own chef

We like food as much as you do. That's why we have our own chef who freshly prepares lunch for us everyday. Even with an vegan option.

The Novicell culture

As a company, Novicell likes to ensure that their employees have a fun time. Employees are encouraged to engage in social activities together, both during and after working hours or travel to the other offices. Having a pleasant experience at work is paramount. People are driven to be creative and try new things. Novicell believes it is better to try something and fail than to not try at all.

Novicell as a workplace (danish)


Novicell kick-off

Every year, all employees from Denmark, Spain, UK and Norway unite at our annual kick-off event. Here's a video from our Kick-off 2018:

Any questions?

Contact me and I will be happy to help