Senior Front-end Engineer: InQbate

As a Senior Front-end Engineer at InQbate (part of the Quint Group) you will be responsible for creating online user interfaces as well as engaging out of the box thinking to create new techniques to visualise data. Using bleeding edge technology, the ideal candidate will take ownership for the design, development and implementation of new applications that power many of Quint products into something beautiful and intuitive.

Key responsibilities

  • Work with business users to gather functional requirements.
  • Work with client architect/senior developers to do high level/low level design/architecture.
  • Coding and implementation using best practices to produce high performing/scalable/secured modules and services.
  • Unit/Integration/Automated Testing.
  • Code Configuration and Release Management.
  • Production Support and Bug Fixes.

Required Skills and Experience 

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in software development. 
  • Love of solving problems and building things.
  • Extensive knowledge of JavaScript.
  • Experience working with ES6 and/or TypeScript.
  • Proficiency in HTML and CSS.
  • History of building production applications.
  • Solid understanding of software engineering best practices (code reviews, source control, build processes, testing, web standards, performance, etc.)
  • Experience working with API's and knowledge of HTTP and REST principles.
  • Empathy with your co-workers.
  • Sense of ownership in your work.
  • Deep knowledge of Jquery & VueJS. AngularJS or ReactJS optional.
  • Familiarity with progressive web implementations.
  • Experience creating build pipelines (Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, etc.) 
  • A portfolio of previous work.
  • Leadership ability.
  • Understanding of PHP and open source environments.
  • Understanding of repository management with GIT.
  • Knows how to use Chrome development tools to optimise performance.