Intermediate Front End Developer

Job Description

LearnCoach is a platform that delivers online teaching to secondary school students. LearnCoach has grown to help thousands of students per week and has recently secured investment to grow the platform further.

We’re looking for a creative and passionate front-end developer to help make our platform as user-friendly (and good-looking) as possible.

This is an opportunity to join a startup at the ground level. You will be working with a small (and growing) team of developers, so you’ll have a significant role in developing the platform. It’s a chance to take a role in a fast-growing company and scale your job along the way.

Responsibilities:
* Taking the lead on implementing a front end web framework (React/Angular/Vue etc.)
* Working directly with different stakeholders to implement their requirements.
* Develop and refactor various front-end features.
* Develop code with consideration of the user experience, best-practice methodology, browser and device performance, and accessibility.
* Performance reviewing and optimising code
* Continuously implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
* Participate in company culture setting and helping to scale systems
* Miscellaneous tasks that emerge in the day-to-day of startups.

Ideal Skills / Experience:
* Ideally 2-3 years of commercial front-end web development experience, but we'd like to talk to all talented people
* Experience implementing a responsive layout to cater for multiple device resolutions
* Experience programming in ES6/ES2015+ JavaScript
* Some experience with front end testing such as unit and acceptance tests, visual regression, accessibility, and performance testing
* Some experience with design and UX
* Preferably familiarity with Webpack
* Preferably some experience with backend development (we use php and Silverstripe)

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Auckland City

Listed:

24-02-2019

Closes:

28-03-2019

Reference:

81633