Senior UI Developer

Shift Online Solutions - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 2 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the analysis, design, development and delivery of software solutions.
  • Define requirements for new applications and customization adhering to Client standards, processes and best practices.
  • Develop, customize, and test applications to integrate to Client s specifications.
  • Provide leadership, mentoring, and technical training to other team members

Major Accountability:

  • Plan, design and develop technical solutions and alternatives to meet business requirements in adherence with Client standards, processes and best practices.
  • Lead day to day system development and maintenance activities of the team to meet service level agreements (SLAs) and create solutions with high level of innovation, cost effectiveness, high quality and faster time to market.
  • Accountable for full systems development life cycle including creating high quality requirements documents, use-cases, design and other technical artifacts including but not limited to detailed test strategy/test design, performance benchmarking, release rollout and deployment plans, contingency/back-out plans, feasibility study, cost and time analysis and detailed estimates.
  • Perform system maintenance, production incident problem management, identification of root cause, remediation of the problems and on-call pager support schedule.
  • Select appropriate technical frameworks and solution delivery methodology.
  • Adapt to the technical artifact templates per the needs of the project and technology.
  • Contribute ideas to help ensure that required standards and processes are in place. Maintain solution and technology road maps.
  • Research and evaluate current and upcoming technologies and frameworks.
  • Participate in PoCs (Proof of Concept) and help the Department with selection of Vendor Solutions, Technologies, Methodologies and Frameworks. Collaborate with Vendor Resources for Support of Products.
  • Conduct brown bag sessions on new and upcoming technologies, methodologies and application appropriate frameworks.
  • Ensure knowledge transfer of vendor technology to Client staff.
  • Provide technical training to the other team members.
  • Follow and promote Quality Assurance and Quality Control processes in the department.
  • Actively look for opportunities to enhance standards and improve process efficiency. Mentor and guide other team members during all phases of the SDLC.
  • Ensure adequate test coverage in Unit Testing, System Testing/Integration Testing and Performance Testing.
  • Perform Quality Inspections and Walkthroughs through out the SDLC including Requirements Review, Design Review, Code Review and Security Review to ensure compliance with Client standards.
  • Co-ordinate offshore development and manage day to day activities.
  • Identifying and addressing performance issues
  • Help drive our Front End Chapter to identify and implement new technology, and maintain best practices
  • Mentoring junior developers
  • Mastering JavaScript, React, .NET, Sitecore and SASS to help us build an efficient and sustainable front-end ecosystem
  • Building new features and applications in order to better serve our users
  • Working closely with UI and UX designers to iterate on our customer experience
Job Requirements
  • 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 client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • 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 as Gimp or 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 / Mercurial / SVN}}
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
  • Advanced knowledge of JavaScript / ES2016
  • Advanced knowledge of React and other libraries and frameworks
  • Advanced knowledge of the latest HTML, CSS and SASS
  • Experience with developing responsive, mobile optimized applications
  • Experience with webpack, task runners and Node/NPM
  • Awareness of cross-browser/device compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations
About this Company

Shift Online Solutions, Our motto is to find the right mixture between the privilege of experience, the desire to learn and the urge of always being up to date, because we believe that this is what differentiates us from all the other emerging interactive agencies.

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