Senior Frontend (UI) Engineer

e-finance - Smart Village, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
5 to 7 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Arabic, English
1 open position
About the Job

Job Scope:

  • In this role you will work closely with UX designers, software engineers and product owners to build pixel perfect layouts and user interface components for a variety of websites and applications.
  • You will work on a very agile team and be expected to context shift quickly between projects:

Main Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Build engaging, usable, and accessible UI components/prototypes/code libraries for web –in the form of HTML/CSS/JavaScript and technical notes.
  • Analyze existing software for Usability and Accessibility issues and provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Work with diverse team of product owners, UX designers, and developers in fast paced environment, with quick iterative cycles.
  • Keep up to date on the latest trends in web engineering and introduces them into projects when appropriate.
  • Responsible for managing tasks that may involve multiple UX staff.
  • Evangelizing UI/UX front-end best practices and Accessibility for web
  • Fielding inquiries and requests for support from stakeholders.
  • Work with QA, QC, front-end engineers and other team members to support the testing and resolution of issues/defects.
  • Work with the UX team to design and implement high fidelity experiences.
  • Work as part of a team towards common goals organized into sprints.
  • Establish best practices in engineering and share those learnings broadly throughout the company.
Job Requirements

Required Technical

  • 5+ years of overall experience with 3+ years JavaScript, preferably jQuery, Bootstrap and Angular experience.
  • Strong experience with JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, & NodeJS.
  • Experience with front-end development/build/task runner tools such as Gulp, Webpack, NPM, Grunt, Bower etc.
  • Strong experience with developing production ready responsive, rich modern web and mobile applications using JavaScript frameworks.
  • Experienced with writing high-performance, secure, and reusable UI components.
  • Experience with integration with backend application built in Java or similar technologies.
  • Experience with automated testing for web platforms.
  • Experience with source code control systems such as Git and related practices.
  • Familiarity with Agile methods and Continuous Integration including but not limited to Program and Release Backlog Management (Jira), Defect Tracking (Jira), Collaboration (Confluence).
  • Knowledge of usability principles and cross-browser compatibility
  • Experience in collaborating with architects, designers, analysts and other software engineers, and especially UX Engineers.
  • Working knowledge of Web Application Performance and optimization strategies.
  • Experience with one or more unit testing frameworks jasmine, or Karma.

Required Professional Expertise:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or Management Information Systems, or equivalent combination of relevant experience and education.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and troubleshooting skills.
  • Must be able to quickly assess problems and determine proper steps to resolution.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Ability to work well with a wide variety of people with varying technical skill sets and business knowledge is required.
  • 5+ years’ experience translating functional product requirements into application-layer code, functional services APIs, and visual designs into functional user UI aligned to product UX design.
  • Agile/Scrum/Lean experience preferred.

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience:

  • 2 years of experience in Continuous Delivery and Continuous Integration (for example: Jenkins)
  • 2 years of advanced practice of Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with automated testing for hybrid mobile solutions.
  • Experience with cloud computing development.
  • Experience with micro-services architecture.
About this Company

e-finance provides state of the art Electronic Payment Solutions and Business Integration & Optimization services to the government and financial sectors in a secure environment according to the international security standards.

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