Summit Africa RecruitmentSummit Africa Recruitment
Job title: Front-End Web Developer
Employment type:Full Time
Experience:3 to 5 years
Job published:23 June 2020
Job reference no:2998778109

Job Description

We are looking for a dynamic, experienced front-end web developer to join our team. The right candidate will have the opportunity to help influence the direction and architecture of the user interface as well feed in to the design and flow of the user experience.


General skills and competencies:

  1. 5+ years of professional development experience
  2. Ability to work independently or as a member of a team
  3. Demonstrated strong attention to detail
  4. Excellent UI/UX design skills
  5. Experience using Material design
  6. Experience with source control (GIT), build and deployment tools
  7. Good verbal and written communication skills , including working with internal stakeholders
  8. A proven ability to solve problems and pick up new technology quickly.

Required technical skills:

  1. 3+ years of experience developing front-end web applications
  2. Web UI technologies including HTML5, CSS3, significant JavaScript, including ES6 and jQuery
  3. Use of VueJS for a released product
  4. Experience of various other frameworks such as React, Angular etc.
  5. Practiced in the use of Adobe products including XD, Photoshop and Illustrator
  6. Experience in creating required widgets that may be missing from a theme
  7. Able to work with and feed into design of ReST API specifications


Desirable technical skills:

  1. Vuetify
  2. Experience in use of automated UI testing tools
  3. DevOps experience, including CI/CD (Ideally in Azure)
  4. Use of TDD
  5. Exposure to WordPress a nice to have