FrontEnd JS Developer

FrontEnd JS Developer

FrontEnd developers are responsible for implementing visual and interactive elements and performant websites based on HTML5, CSS and Javascript.   They are usually supported by back-end developers, who are responsible for server-side application logic and integration of the work front-end developers do.

We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

If you have excellent programming skills and a passion for developing applications or improving existing ones, we would like to meet you.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement the features and user interfaces
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Ensure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with Designers, Product Owners, QAs and Software Engineers to deliver compelling user-facing products
  • Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging
  • Write clean code to develop functional applications
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications
  • Gather and address technical and design requirements
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Keep up with emerging technologies and best practices

REQUIREMENTS

Experience with the following is required:

  • Proven work experience as a JS developer
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
  • HTML/CSS experience, including concepts like layout, specificity, cross browser compatibility
  • JavaScript experience, including concepts like asynchronous programming and ES6
  • Good understanding of React and Redux
  • Understanding of CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Hands on experience with:
    • Git
    • GraphQL
    • NPM
    • CI-CD: CircleCI, Travis
  • Test automation: Cypress, TestCafe, Mocha
  • AWS, EC2, RDS, S3, ECS, Fargate
  • Scrum and Agile
  • Excellent analytical and time management skills
  • Teamwork skills with a problem-solving attitude

THE DEAL

The position is full time with very competitive salary and benefits.  We’re located in GDL. You would work out of our office

TO APPLY

Please send your CV or LinkedIn profile to jobs@agavelab.com.