SNA1729 - Front End Developer

Division: Technical
Department: Broadcast Computing
Section: Not Applicable
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Abu Dhabi
Closing Date: 16-Oct-2021
Job Description: The Front-End Developer will work in an agile team environment in the design, development and integration of web and mobile products. We are looking for a self-starter who is excited to learn and improve his or her skillset in the ever-evolving medium of the web. The ideal candidate is a creative thinker with experience in user experience definition and user interface design. Key Responsibilities:
  • Deliver best-in-class HTML5/CSS3/JQuery front-end code across a broad array of interactive web and mobile projects.
  • Possess an advanced knowledge of web and mobile UX/UI; adhere to and extrapolate complex design systems and apply to coded pages, screens and states.
  • Develop and test across multiple browsers, platforms and devices, including smartphones and tablets.
  • Understand when mobile web apps are appropriate as opposed to native applications.
  • Work with client services, sales, and the design team, and manage time across multiple projects and tasks in a deadline-driven, team environment.
  • Participate in discussions with product manager and team members about technical best practices and help teams identify optimal technical solutions.
  • Understand Agile methodology and scrum development while instilling the best practices into the process.
Key Skills, Experience and Education:
  • BSc degree in Computer Science or relevant field.
  • Minimum 4+ years’ experience as a front-end developer.
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3.
  • Proficient experience in responsive web development.
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and javascript frameworks, including jQuery.
  • Proficient understanding of integration with back end services using REST API (AJAX, JSON, XML).
  • Proficient understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Good understanding of HTTP/HTTPS protocol.
  • Good Understanding of Search Engine Optimizations (SEO) principals.
  • Good understanding of modern javascript frameworks such as ReactJS and Angular.
  • Fair knowledge about modern architectures like JAM Stack, MEAN Stack and MERN Stack.
  • Knowledge of popular CSS frameworks (i.e. Bootstrap, Foundation, …).
  • Experience using javascript unit test (Mocha, Jasmine, Jest, Chai).
  • Experience using Version Control (Git / GitHub / CVS / Subversion).
  • Experience in using browser development/debugging tools.
  • Experience using Image Editing Tools (Photoshop, Fireworks).
  • Fair Knowledge of Java Server Pages (JSP) and JSTL.
  • Good written and spoken English; knowledge in Arabic will be a plus.
  • Javascript OOP, Javascript framework “ReactJs or Angular".
  • Responsive Web Design.
  • CMS (WordPress, Drupal, Joomla).
  • Nodejs.
  • Tizen and Web OS development.
  • Writing Functional Test Cases.
Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume / CV
2. Passport-size photograph


Due to the fast paced nature of our business, vacancy closing dates are subject to change.

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