Front-End Engineer - Contract

  • Job Ref: 2885
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract


My client, a leading e-Learning company, is looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer to join their team.

This is a contract role paying an attractive daily rate.

Requirements :

Essential- Skills & Experience

  • At least 4 years software development experience across different industry domains
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills w/ fluency in English essential
  • Knowledge of software development methodologies (Agile/Scrum/Kanban/Test Driven Development)
  • Knowledge of front end development frameworks
  • Ability to advise other engineers on software deliveries from early conceptual stage through to completion
  • Skilled in delivering quality products using latest technologies such as HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3
  • Experience using popular JS utility libraries, especially JQuery, underscore.js, backbone, angular etc.
  • Proven knowledge of Responsive Design principles
  • Ability to work under short deadlines and co-ordinate development schedules
  • Must be able to work w/ a team of developers (both internal and external) on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience using Test Driven Development and testing frameworks
  • Knowledge of design patterns including Model View Controller, Singleton, Module etc.
  • Expert level knowledge of JavaScript
  • Experience with a JavaScript framework such as React, Angular, Backbone or Ember
  • Demonstrated understanding of design and UX best practice
  • Comfortable with HTML, CSS and related technologies
  • Bonus points for ES6, SASS, Redux