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    Atlanta

  • Job title:

    Lead Front-end Developer

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Direct Hire

  • Job ref:

    7129

Lead Front-end Engineer
Atlanta (GA)

Position Objective:

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Lead Front-end Engineer who cares about software excellence, is aware of the latest UI/UX trends, and bring creative problem-solving experience and curiosity into the creation of new exciting and challenging features for our sites of products. This is a new role on a highly skilled and motivated delivery team of Product Owners, Business Analysts, Tech Leads, and Software Engineers with a passion to imagine, test, build, and deploy valuable products for our prospects, enthusiasts, and customers. You will have the opportunity to create and lead the UI/UX and technical design and development of multi-platform, cross-functional, customer facing applications which will shape the digital future of the company.

If you are excited about working in an environment that loves innovation, solves challenging problems and delivers high quality software solutions that carry real business value, come and join us. The position is based in Atlanta, GA and we are in the office 2 days a week.

Responsibilities:

The role includes, but is not limited to:

  • Closely collaborate with UI/UX designers to find creative and innovative approaches to complex problems while working, learning, and collaborating in a cross-functional agile team.
  • Explore new technologies and digital trends to identify new and emerging opportunities.
  • Leading teams of developers responsible for building new software and support existing products.
  • Spearhead tech spikes and cross-functional platform evaluations.
  • Work with product owners defined projects priorities.
  • Act as a mentor and role model for younger talent to help them succeed in their career and learning path.
  • Drive agile team activities such as providing guidance into story sizing, backlog grooming, and release planning.
  • Write high quality, and testable applications that support rapid delivery via continuous integration, delivery, and automated deployments.
  • Collaborate with colleagues from other disciplines to define technology objective & explore solution possibilities.
  • Design and implement reusable UI components that carry the company's branding.
  • Define the relevant key-technologies and design guidelines in alignment with the global initiatives.

Skills:

  • Experienced leader with a proven track record in leading agile development teams.
  • Frontend development and delivery experience with React or a modern UI framework
  • In-depth knowledge of Typescript, JavaScript, CSS, HTML.
  • Experience working with Agile, Lean and/or Continuous Delivery approaches and best practices, such as Continuous Integration, TDD, BDD and e2e Test Automations.
  • Knowledge of software best practice like Refactoring, Clean Code, Domain Driven Design, Encapsulation etc.
  • Experience in building reusable components, preformat and responsive UIs and responsive UIs.
  • Team player with excellent communication skills

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, technology or similar

Master’s degree preferred.

Experience:

  • 2+ years’ experience in leading team of developers and/or the leading the build of a new client facing platform/application in an agile environment
  • 7+ years’ frontend development experience in a production environment
  • 2+ years’ experience with frontend frameworks like React or Angular and/or Vue
  • Expert programming skills in web-based technologies
  • Proficiency in Software Development Best Practices (SCM / Unit Tests) and test automations
  • Deployed customer-facing software into a production environment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of digital products, services and platforms
  • Experience with leading the adoption of digital trends and new frontend technologies
  • Experience with working in a global team-set up and multi team collaboration environment



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