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Front-End Developer

We are looking for a seasoned front-end developer to join our product team. This role requires you to be a tech-savvy contributor in translating the customer needs and user expectation into interactive web apps. You’ll be an exceptional problem solver and take responsible actions in ensuring the application is optimized both in technology and in delivering the best user experience.


IT and Development Industry

The IT and Development department is the department within a company that is charged with establishing, monitoring and maintaining information technology systems and services.


What to expect from the role

  • Work on various projects in collaboration with different teams.
  • Exposure to the industry with guidance from experts in the field.
  • First-hand experience with developing web pages.
  • Opportunity to learn on the job with scope for growth.


Responsibilities

  • Work closely with design, product management, and development teams to create elegant, usable, responsive and interactive interfaces across multiple devices.
  • Turning UI/UX designs into prototypes, creating excellent interactions from designs, writing reusable content modules and maintainability of the code.
  • Implement UI development principles to ensure that the product client-side serves at scale.
  • Review and optimize the app usage by monitoring key metrics and rectifying the issues proactively.
  • An ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment and bring in optimal flow for rapidly changing design/ technology.


Requirements

  • 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience as a web developer, UI developer, JavaScript expert or front-end engineer
  • Sound knowledge in HTML and CSS
  • Familiar with UI layouts, SASS, Bootstrap, and the CSS GRID system
  • Proficient with JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery, Angular et al
  • Experience debugging using JavaScript-based tools like Chrome Developer Console
  • Passionate to create good design and usability
  • A team player with excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of Ember & Ruby will be a plus


Average Salary

On average $92,738 per annum.

Source - glassdoor.com

Career Path

Front End Developer is a job role that requires a certain amount of experience. It is the role responsible for working with various teams and creating interactive interfaces across multiple devices. It is fully exposed to the IT industry. Although it is not an entry-level job, it is a stepping stone if you are looking to make a career out of IT and Development. Here are a few steps you can take towards this job role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering or related field.
  • A Master’s degree in similar discipline is preferred.
  • 3-5 years' experience in system engineering and IT support.


Career Progression

With appropriate experience in the job role, you can move onto other jobs such as:

  • Software Architect
  • Software Engineer
  • Technical Support Engineer


Sample Questions

Personal
  • Why did you choose a job in IT and development?

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

  • What do you like about this job role?

Human Resources
  • How comfortable are you working with flexible timings and being available for emergencies?

  • Would you be willing to work weekends if necessary?

  • If you heard that an employee was violating office conduct, what would you do?

Management
  • What made you want to join our organization?

  • If you were given a team to lead, what approach would you take?

  • How would you handle it if your work was asked to be changed multiple times?

Technical knowledge and skills
  • Would you place an async script tag right before ?

  • What are the JavaScript engines you are familiar with?

  • What are your favorite software in your field at the moment and why?