Senior Front End Engineer/Developer

  • HKD35000 - HKD55000 per month + competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Contract, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 14 Aug 17

My client is looking for a GUI developer that will be working on developing new UI features, reusable front-end libraries, optimising code across web devices and browsers and mentor junior developers.

Day-To-Day

  • This is a Front-End focused role using JavaScript, Angular/React and Agile
  • You will be working in a small business focused development team
  • You will be Mentoring junior developers

Responsibilities

  • Developing new user-facing features using React.js
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Optimising components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
  • Contribute and participate with development best practices

Required Skills

  • English and Mandarin are Essential
  • Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
  • Familiarity with newer specifications of ECMAScript
  • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js)
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs

Nice to Have

  • Knowledge of isomorphic React is a plus
  • Knowledge of modern authorisation mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
  • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Web pack, NPM, etc.
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimisation
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools Git and RTC
  • Strong and proficient in CSS and pre-processor (such as LESS or SASS)
  • Experience with companion Node.js integration

Please apply with an updated CV

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