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Front-End Technical Lead (React)

 

  • Take the lead to deliver high quality code by challenging current practice
  • ASX-listed company, global ad tech presence
  • Melbourne CBD location, competitive salary, flexible working hours. Initially home-based – long term opportunity to split time between office and working remotely

 

HOW YOU CAN HELP US.

A motivated and opinionated Front-End Technical Lead with strong UX and React experience, you’ll lead front-end development into the future across our 2 flagship products and teams in Melbourne and Sydney.  

WHAT YOU’LL DO.

Reporting into the Technical Lead in Melbourne, you’ll work fluidly between our React component libraries and media-trading platform.  Handling asynchronous API calls to our NodeJS server, running on AWS serverless architecture and pushing those pixels to perfection in CSS are considered a normal day.

As the Front-End Technical Lead you’ll be working with the UI/UX Designers, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. We collaborate between our front-end teams in Melbourne and Sydney, both using our open-source UI library, Adslot UI (github.com/Adslot/adslot-ui/).

RESPONSIBILITIES.

  • Work closely with Head of UX to maintain living visual style guide and drive UX consistency across all users’ touchpoints
  • Bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation
  • Working in an agile environment to develop new user-facing features
  • Front-end decision-making and architecture
  • Define and oversee front-end coding and architecture standards for Adslot and Symphony platforms
  • Identifying and lead development of common components to build with a view to accelerate feature delivery through reuse
  • Research and introduce new front end technologies
  • Hands on development of React components, working with multiple feature teams
  • Focus on reusable code, patterns and libraries
  • Optimize application for maximum performance, maintainability and scalability
  • Maintain open-source UI pattern libraries in React
  • Collaborate and communicate with Front-end/Full-stack Developers and stakeholders
  • Mentoring, training and organising other developers
  • Conduct thorough and constructive code-reviews and unit-tests

WHO YOU ARE.

  • Experienced developing web-based applications using agile methodologies
  • Excellent communicator, highly collaborative and consultative style
  • Professional experience with: React, Redux, RESTful APIs
  • Interest or experience with other front-end frameworks and a willingness to learn
  • Passionate problem solver and a fast learner
  • Keen attention to visual detail
  • Demonstrated leadership, management and organisational abilities
  • Fluent JavaScript (ES5/ES6)
  • Proficient understanding of web markup and standards, including HTML5 and CSS3
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Version control systems (Git, SVN…)
  • CSS preprocessors (SCSS/Stylus…) and approaches (SMACSS, BEM…)
  • Someone with side projects or contributor to open source

BONUS POINTS.

  • Knowledge of image authoring tools, be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image or wireframe. Familiar with tools such as Illustrator
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them