February 4, 2019

Front End Engineer

Job Description


  • We are looking for talented front end developers to join our clients new digital development team. In this role you will work closely with the development and product team to develop, modify and support the busy website and user interfaces across all channels. We want someone who is motivated by emerging technologies and has a passion to drive digital transformation. A real desire to work in a collaborative and fast-paced retail environment is essential. You will be joining our client at an exciting time with an ambitious road map to become digital leaders and pioneers.
  • Your responsibilities as a Frontend Engineer will include
  • Delivering best in class user interfaces across the client platform
  • Developing high quality, testable and performance software using Agile work practices
  • Driving best technology and software development practices into the team with passion and enthusiasm
  • Assisting analysts and business stakeholders in shaping, estimating and planning new requirements
  • Participating in regular showcases of new work to the product owners and business stakeholders
  • Striving for continuous improvement within the team

Here’s what we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of professional web development experience
  • Expert level knowledge of JavaScript: you understand prototypical inheritance, scope, closure and have gone through all the pitfalls and ‘gotchas’ of this language
  • Proficiency in user experience technologies like HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript frameworks (especially Angular.js) Experience working with systems written in Java or similar
  • BS/MS in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)

Here’s what would be nice to have:

  • Comfortable working in Linux/Unix environment Background in SVG libraries like SVG and Raphael Good experience with mobile web app development
  • Knowledge of the most popular build system like Grunt and Gulp Experience with TDD/BDD and continuous integration environment
  • You’d be a great fit if you: Raise the bar for your team technically, and are tenacious, curious and collaborative in all aspects of your work Are a quick learner and have excellent communication skills Enjoy working in an environment with a lot of context and minimal guidance Know what the TC39 is and how JavaScript will change with ECMAScript “Harmony”

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February 11, 2019


Colm O'Rourke
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