FRONT END DEVELOPER

  • Permanent
  • Ref #390994TJ
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Information & Communications Technology, Other, Software Development, Web Development
Employer Description

Global and multinational company, leaders in Digital Transformation

Job Description

We are looking for exceptional Front End Developers to work with our cross-functional team, and join our world-class community of talented experts.

  • Work with Project management and solution architects to estimate and scope out projects.
  • Work with Creative team during planning, discovery and production phase.
  • Work with backend development team to create and optimize solution.
  • Optimizing code for performance.
  • Comment code and produce documentation to industry standards as needed.
  • Produce code to the highest standards while adhering to industry accepted architecture and design pattern techniques and methodologies (e.g., MVC, SOA, OOP, DI etc.)
  • Create rapid high-fidelity prototypes using UI Frameworks while working with creative teams.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree/Postgrad

Skills

  • At least 6+ years of experience in building Frontend Applications
  • At least 2+ years of experience with React JS and/or Angular JS
  • Good understanding of OOPs concepts.
  • Strong hands on knowledge on HTML5, CSS3, ES6+
  • Strong understanding of the React Virtual DOM, JSX and API
  • Hands on experience on REST APIs, GraphQL and WebSocket
  • Experience with a State-management framework like Redux (with middleware) or MobX
  • Comfortable with concepts like Container/Presentation components, Higher Order Components
  • Worked with UI libraries like Material-UI, Semantic UI, Bootstrap or similar
  • Good understanding of CSS in JS, aka scoped-CSS or Styled Components
  • Unit testing with Karma + Mocha or Jest
  • Experience working with client-side templating languages like Handlebars, Mustache or similar.
  • Experience on working with frontend build systems and automating the same using Grunt / Gulp
  • Experience on MVC frameworks (Backbone.js, or similar) and knowledge of common JavaScript design patterns will be good to have
  • Experience of working with server-side JavaScript frameworks based on Node.js
  • Exposure to Style Guides, Atomic Design
  • Exposure to Design tools like Sketch, Adobe Illustrator or Affinity Designer

Salary / Package

Negotiable according to skills and experience

Benefits

Employee centric company where the staff are well remunerated and benefits aligned with what can be expected from a multinational organization