Full Time

Senior Front – End Developer

Posted 6 months ago

Job Description

The client is a Dubai Government-funded startup. It intends to be the dominant B2B marketplace for the MENA region and is seeking to simplify and enhance digital B2B trade through a centralised, digital and safe procurement platform tailored for buyers and sellers. It will offer value-added services that will include finance, insurance, contracts, escrow accounts, logistics, inspection and customs clearance. It will offer multiple categories ranging from office supplies, food and beverage, fashion, packaging, electronics to industry materials and machinery.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain and improve the platform frontend code base
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed
  • Design mobile-based features
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve the usability
  • Recommend appropriate technologies to implement new features
  • Review code, layout, and design for projects before client meetings
  • Build, deliver, and iterate to help scale projects
  • Create new methods for improving efficiency

Skills Required: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent field
  • At least 5 years of experience in Front End Development 
  • Expert JavaScript, CSS, HTML
  • Strong experience with reactjs and nodejs.  react native is a plus
  • Familiarity with bundling tools like Webpack
  • Familiarity with Task Runners like Gulp or Grunt
  • Knowledge in unit testing using Jest or Mocha
  • Strong understanding of REST APIs and knowledge of how to interface with them
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development, and deployment)