Frontend Developer with an interest in sports?

Do you want to combine your professional creativity with your passion for sport and technology?

We are looking for a ReactJS experienced frontend developer with a solid track record of successful development projects. We need a passionate and structured profile to help develop all marketing related digital projects. You will be shaping our digital platform setup and give us world-class digital campaign related websites and landing pages. These will cover everything from traditional marketing campaign development to visionary branding-related websites. Your first task will be to develop our new global brand website.

Our company and technology

TrackMan is a fast-growing sports technology company that helps athletes in golf, baseball, American football and soccer get the most out of their game. Our products are a combination of radar- and vision-based tracking devices, applications, and even sport simulators. We are excited to be an integrated part in the daily lives of the world’s sports superstars, the largest, professional teams, and millions of amateurs across the world.

Our headquarters are located in Vedbaek, Denmark, but we are a global company with offices in New York, Phoenix, Poland, Japan, and Korea, employing approximately 400 passionate colleagues worldwide. As we are a privately owned company we are able to make decisions fast and plan for the long-term.

Our team

You will be a part of the global marketing and communications team which is an in-house advertising agency developing global branding, communications campaigns across all platforms. We help each other and work together to build an outstanding brand experience and nurture relationships with our colleagues across the world.

About you

As a frontend developer, you will be responsible for implementing our headless CMS with React-based framework. For the most part, you will be developing reusable React components that will be used as building blocks of our webpages. You will be also configuring the project, in a way that is scalable and maintainable. And last but not the least, you will be in charge of setting up the integration between the headless CMS service, and the React project, and ensuring the platform runs smoothly.

You are a holistic thinker with an open mindset and a ‘can-do’ mentality. You understand that the key to success will be your ability to drive, develop and optimize all marketing related digital solutions and campaigns across platforms.

We expect that you have some years of working experience, where you have proved your ability to deliver high-quality and scalable solutions. We need someone who has experience with mainly front- but also back-end developing and who can say yes to the following:

  • Solid understanding of CSS and HTML
  • Experienced with ReactJS and understanding its core principles
  • Experienced with one of the global state management systems such as MobX or Recoil
  • Experienced with a version control system e.g. Git
  • Good understanding of architectural patterns and software design principals
  • Taste for component-based design in frontend
  • Familiar with Typescript
  • Familiar with new specifications of EcmaScript
  • Familiar with RESTful APIs,
  • Familiar with a headless CMS system, such as Storyblok or Strapi,
  • Knowledge of the following will be a plus: Styled Components, Next.js or Gatsby, testing with Jest or similar libraries, basic knowledge of application deployment
  • An understanding of what makes great websites UI/UX
  • An educational background within computer science (or equivalent).
  • Interest in sports
  • Eager to learn more about the world of golf and to visit the big tournaments around the world
  • Fluent in English (both oral and written)
  • Flexible working attitude
  • You are a team player and a great colleague who values and appreciates cooperation
  • A working knowledge of golf is an advantage

Join a powerful sports brand with a unique technology

Our proprietary technology is based on expert knowledge about radar, computer vision, data, and software engineering. Our solutions are developed by specialists who endlessly explore and challenge new technical boundaries. TrackMan’s blend of cutting-edge technology, sports, and continued growth makes our company an outstanding place to work. Our work culture is entrepreneurial, ambitious and rewarding, as you get to collaborate with inspiring colleagues and interact with the leaders of golf, baseball, and football. Based on a unique brand reputation, we are proud of working in close partnership with the top athletes, organizations, and teams that rely on our technology to stay ahead of the race.

We are a Danish company founded, owned, and managed since 2003 by three entrepreneurs with a strong passion for sports. Today, we have a global footprint with our headquarters located in Denmark (Vedbaek) and offices in New York, Phoenix, Poland, Korea and Tokyo. We are now close to 400 people worldwide, half of which work in Denmark where most hardware and software products are developed, tested, and manufactured.

Where Innovation Happens

At TrackMan, we know that great people make great products. We believe that teams thrive and innovation sparks in an atmosphere where people are encouraged to think for themselves, where everybody’s voices are heard, and where the best ideas prevail in the pursuit of an exceptional solution. This mix is what makes TrackMan an inspiring company – for our customers and our colleagues.

Share our Passion!

Applications are continuously assessed, so please send your application as soon as possible and at the latest 18. January.

If you got what is takes, apply today and join a company with great technologies, passionate colleagues, and great opportunities to grow.

Our products are used by professional athletes and amateurs alike in a broad spectrum of sports, ranging from the popular segments of golf, baseball and tennis, to more unique disciplines like the Olympic Game's hammer throw and shot put.

Common for all are their fundamental need for reliable data to analyze performance.

As a consequence, our products have changed the way technology is used in sports today. From how professionals and amateurs train and take lessons, to the development and fitting of golf equipment, to the way a game is watched and enjoyed on television.

Being it for gaming or performance purposes, any player now has the possibility to unleash his or her full potential further through our technology.
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TrackMan A/S
Publiceret: 11. januar 2021


Location Vedbæk