Front-End Developer


Job Details
Business UnitSoftware Development – Johannesburg
Minimum experienceMid-Senior
Company primary industryManagement Consulting
Job functional areaConsulting
TelecommuteThis is a Telecommute/Work from Home Position

Job Description
Contract OR Perm

Are you passionate about building great, user friendly front-ends and the challenges of building complex systems? Smart systems that needs to run big corporations and younger start-ups alike. IQbusiness is looking for Frontend Developers responsible to design, develop and launch software solutions for our clients.

Your primary responsibilities will be to design and develop these applications, and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the solution’s architecture. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is essential.

We strongly believe in and follow Agile software development and DevOps best practices and principles. IQbusiness fosters a solid culture of learning, mentoring and knowledge sharing. The successful candidates will be able to build high-quality, innovative and fully performing software in compliance with best practice coding standards, current technology stack and technical design.

Technology Stack that may be used:

HTML, JavaScript and CSS
Angular, React and/or Vue
NodeJS experience would be advantageous
Knowledge or keen interest in any mainstream cloud technology would be highly beneficial.

2 to 5 years’ experience across above mentioned technologies
Financial/Insurance/Retail/Telecoms development experience
Diploma or degree relating to software development
Designing and developing user interfaces using best practices
Responsive Web Application Design and development
Micro Frontends and Progressive Web App experience will be advantageous
Adapting interface for modern internet applications using the latest front-end technologies.
Developing application code and unit tests in technologies such as Angular, React, Vue and Consuming Rest Web Services.
Writing JavaScript, CSS, and HTML.
Managing and providing input into user stories or product analysis tasks.
Making complex technical and design decisions for TypeScript based projects.
Working together with the design teams to align the solution to the UI design.
Ensuring high performance of applications and providing support.
Deploying and hosting of web applications will be advantageous
Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework e.g. MVC / MVVM
Ability to utilise third party libraries as part of the SDLC
Developing reusable components
Experience in TDD will be advantageous