Front-End React Developer

Sep 3

We are looking for a Front-End React Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Write clean code and automated tests
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Skills and Qualifications

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of JavaScript. TypeScript is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of front-end frameworks such as Foundation and Bootstrap.
  • Good understanding of React framework. Angular is a plus.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Photoshop is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that applications will adhere to them.

How to apply

Please send your CV and a cover letter to [email protected] with the subject “Front-End React Developer”

P.O Box 27178-00100
Nairobi, Kenya

BRCK OFFICES

2nd Floor, Bishop Magua Centre,
George Padmore Lane
Nairobi, Kenya