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Lead Front-end Engineer - Vue.js

We are looking for an expert JavaScript developer who is highly skilled with front-end development using Vue.js.

Your primary focus will be to contribute to front-end design, technical direction, and front-end architecture including collaborating with various teams to build fit-for-purpose solutions.

You will ensure that you produce robust, secure, modular, and maintainable code. You will coordinate with other team members, including back-end developers and UX/UI designers. Your commitment to team collaboration, continual communication, and product quality is crucial.

Location:
Remote. Compensation in line with local market rates.

Duties:

  • Lead and mentor the front-end team and develop user-facing applications using Vue.js
  • Set the direction of front-end development
  • Optimize applications for performance
  • Implement automated E2E and unit testing integrated into development and maintenance workflows
  • Stay up-to-date with all recent developments in the JavaScript and Vue.js space
  • Keep an eye on security updates and issues found with Vue.js and all project dependencies
  • Propose any upgrades and updates necessary for keeping up with modern security and development best practices
  • Assist with departmental and new employee training

Attributes:

  • Highly proficient with the JavaScript language and its modern ES6+ syntax and features
  • Must be a willing self-starter, independent, and comfortable with a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Highly proficient with Vue.js framework and its core principles such as components, reactivity, and the virtual DOM
  • Familiarity with the Vue.js ecosystem, including Vue CLI, Vuex, Vue Router, and Nuxt.js
  • Good understanding of HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience in Mobile Web development
  • Understanding of server-side rendering and its benefits and use cases
  • Knowledge of functional programming and object-oriented programming paradigms
  • Ability to write efficient, secure, well-documented, and clean JavaScript code
  • Familiarity with automated JavaScript testing
  • Experience with both consuming and designing RESTful APIs
  • Experience in leading a front-end engineering team or squad is highly preferred

Kindly submit your portfolio in the application.

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