Front End Engineer

Location

Kosovo, Albania, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Croatia, Peru, United States, Canada, Mexico

Job Type

Full Time

Front-end engineer with a primary focus on Gatsby based web development.


As a Front End Developer, you will be responsible for implementing visual elements that are visible from the computer users vantage point within a web application. You will combine the art of design with the science of programming. You will be responsible for the translation of UI/UX design wireframes to actual code. There are times you will be expected to work independently to meet tight deadlines following design guidelines.

An ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role. You will have a good understanding of SEO and have experience or familiarity with basic manipulation of graphic artifacts produced by graphic designers.

While this is a long term opportunity for you to grow and learn many technologies and work on many projects, you will initially primarily focus on developing our public website, which is based on the Gatsby framework. Hence HTML / CSS / JavaScript / React skills are necessary.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new, enhance existing website features
  • Adhere to our development standards of separation of responsibilities and clean Bootstrap based CSS styling
  • Ensure the implementation is SEO friendly and never breaks our existing SEO configurations
  • Translate UI/UX design wireframes to actual code
  • Work with the designers to ensure you have the necessary inputs for pixel perfect implementations
  • Develop with a responsive, mobile-first approach

Required Skills

  • React Development - Intermediate
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) - Expert
  • JavaScript - Intermediate
  • Gatsby Development - Beginner
  • HTML5 - Expert
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in Web Development - Beginner

Polymath perks

  • Health benefits.1
  • Paid time off.
  • Office hours.
  • Work from anywhere.2
  • Karma points that offers rewards for remarkable work.
  • Performance bonuses.
  • Half-day Fridays during summer.
  • Free snacks (and caffeine, obviously).1
  • Internal communities, social activities, and bi-weekly KX sessions.
  1. Qualified countries only, currently only USA and Kosovo.
  2. Remote positions only.