Lead Frontend Developer
Bucharest, RomaniaApply Here
What you’re going to do
- Coordinate the team, in order to:
- Design / convert wireframes and mock-ups into fully functioning user interfaces
- Write clean, well engineered, maintainable code that conforms with accepted standards
- Develop quality code through unit and functional testing
- Participate in the iteration planning and team standup meetings
- Understand the goals and strategy behind each project from conception through completion
- Keep our products up to date with the latest frontend technologies
- Be an active part in solving technical tasks alongside the members of your team;
- Support projects coordination, for your area of expertise, in order take accountability for suitable architecture, accurate estimations and proper risk management;
- Define and implement best practices, coding standards & working methodology and ensure that everyone on the project team meets these standards;
- Perform the technical mentoring activity for the team;
- Motivate and encourage team members, especially during stressful times;
- Set expectations and goals for team members;
- Evaluate team members and monitor their progress whilst ensuring a strong feedback loop with them;
- Technical evaluation of candidates within the recruitment process.
What we’re looking for
We think it’s essential to have a continuous drive for self improvement and self motivation. Instead of opposing change, we count on you reshaping your mindset to accommodate the new in your daily craft. Your initiative and accountability will open doors much faster and we trust you’ll do your best in being productive and efficient.
Your positive and team oriented attitude will support you in working well with your colleagues. Good communication skills will help you create stronger connections. The secret ingredient to succeed in a rapidly expanding environment is to be highly organized and able to balance multiple simultaneous projects. Whatever the (technical) problem, utilize your skills to be part of the solution.
The difference between something good and something great will be your extreme attention to detail and the consistency of your work. Performing independently, with little supervision, will unlock more of your creativity to encourage you to reach your potential. Your passion towards web development will fuel your inspiration to come up with original ideas on how to get things done. All these will make a major impact on your results.
To complete the ideal candidate profile, you need to have:
- BS or higher in Computer Science or a related discipline;
- 2+ years of experience with React.js is mandatory;
- Familiar with JSON, REST, AJAX, HTTP protocol, Web Services;
- Experience with version control software (preferably Git / Mercurial);
- Experience with one or more of the following is a plus:
- modern browser technologies, including WebSockets, Local Storage, Worker Threads, etc.;
- any popular web development languages (e.g. Ruby, Python);
- Github Profile (or other public code contributions) is a plus;
- Experience with Agile methodologies;
- Good English skills (written and spoken).
- Coordination and people management skills;
- High level of flexibility, respectively adaptation to change;
- Ability to make decisions and support them with arguments;
- Ability to delegate tasks to team members;
- Ability to come up with reasoned proposals;
- Ability to evaluate team members and candidates in the recruitment process;
- Willingness to build collaborative relationships with all team members.