October 2017, Melbourne

Senior Front End Developer, Melbourne

Our Melbourne office is on the hunt for a Senior Front End Developer to join their expanding Technical Team!

Deepend is currently looking for a Senior Front End Developer who specialises in building responsive and elegant web applications. You will be building modern web applications using some of the latest web technologies and frameworks.
This is a perfect opportunity for a Senior Front End Developer who is looking for fantastic career progression and skills development. The successful candidate will work closely with a dynamic team on a variety of new and exciting projects.
  • Work closely with designers and back end developers in an agile environment.
  • Build beautiful responsive web applications.
  • Write code that is clean, well-organised, reusable, efficient, and easy to read.
  • Identify and communicate best practices for front-end engineering.
Skills & Experience:
  • Experience developing web applications using modern frameworks and tools including: SPA using ReactJS and Angular JS, SASS, together with necessary ES6, HTML5 and CSS3 knowledge.

  • Experience working in teams using Git.

  • Experience working with REST API.

  • Experience of developing using Agile methodologies such as sprints, user stories, retrospectives, code reviews, pair programming, etc.

  • Possess a solid understanding of UI and UX design principles.

  • Experience developing with ES6/7 Javascript and possess a solid grasp of software engineering principles and design patterns.

  • Experience working with Agile task tracking tools such as JIRA.

  • Experience with Test Driven Development and/or automated browser testing (i.e. Mocha, Selenium).

  • Knowledge of Javascript in non-browser environments such as React Native or AWS Lambda is a big advantage.

  • Knowledge of and experience working with server side development languages such as NodeJS, Ruby, Python, .NET, PHP, or Java a big plus.

  • Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively to internal and external stakeholders.

  • Must be an Australian citizen, hold Permanent Residence or an appropriate visa to work in Australia.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
Please provide a portfolio of work with your CV.
Remuneration is in line with industry average and determined on level of experience. 
Recruiters need not apply.