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Front End JavaScript Engineer (Mid Level)

Sydney | Full Time
Listed: 2019-10-30
About Us: 

As a tech company continuing our greenfield build, we are in the process of defining what it means to be innovative in a space that is synonymous with one streaming service the world over: Netflix. We have a team of 8 strong Functional JavaScript engineers who believe that innovation is the key to our success, and we have no plans to slow down. With a user base that grows day-by-day, we are looking to bring a Front-End Developer on board to help drive our focus on unique and interactive client-side user interfaces, while maintaining scalability and optimisation for our > 1 Million concurrent users. You will join us at a key stage in our growth as a service that is the first of its kind globally; with a strong understanding of React, functional JavaScript and CSS, you will play a key part in developing a world changing service within our defined architecture.

The Role:

As a Front-End engineer, you will be given the opportunity to be part of the development of a full end-to-end Javascript platform which will be cross-platform functional. Your work will also include integration into various entertainment platforms, including unit testing and peer reviews. We absolutely love the web – and we’re growing to love other platforms too. Our team is vibrant and open with a “can-do” attitude: we all love to learn, and want to share each opportunity in full with our team. Using React + RxJS + Styled Components on an AWS infrastructure with server-side rendering, you will be focussing on building user interfaces that deliver unparalleled value to our customers.   We work in a collaborative environment, and encourage you to explore our design scope to the fullest of it’s potential. In doing so, you will have an astute understanding of our architecture and development standards, and use those to your advantage.

Skills:
  • Unrivalled eagerness to explore new perspectives and ideas (i.e. strong opinions, loosely held)
  • A capacity for problem solving and outside-the-box approaches: we see new opportunities every day – and we love the challenge of making it a reality, and so will you!
  • Good understanding of Modern Javascript (ES6) – using Functional Style.
  • Ability to keep abreast of current trends in interface design, usability, graphic applications and techniques in Javascript, CSS, and HTML5 development
  • Active communication skills to ensure liaison between designers and developers focuses on best practice
Culture:
  • We’re proud of our craft and passionate about the work that we do. We build together and we collaborate to build a sustainable workplace as well as products.
  • We work hard for great rewards – which we understand comes from a sustainable work environment. That can look different for everyone, which is why we believe in offering flexible hours partnered with a social and collaborative environment.
  • Democracy is key – we’re in this together, and everyone’s voice is important. Your input is always valued regardless of your seniority.
This is a contract role with a permanent conversion available.

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George@sustainrecruit.com // 02 8274 4612

If this sparks an interest, or if you're an engineer who loves JavaScript/ES6/React/Node. I'm a purely JavaScript focused recruiter and always up for a chat.

I am an equal opportunity recruiter. I celebrate & support diversity, I proactively work with all of my clients to create an inclusive environment for all of the candidates I work with.

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