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Senior Front End Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Cape Town
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelors Degree
Experience3+ years

Job Description

Great opportunity available with one of the leading digital companies in SA. They are looking for a strong Senior Front end Web Developer to join their team in Cape Town.


• You will take direction and liaise with project manager, account managers and creative director and effectively communicate potential issues, provide estimates and help envision creative solutions to technical issues.

• You will be team-oriented, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• On many projects you will lead collaboration between design and back-end development teams.

• You will be responsible for architecting and developing front-end solutions, mobile application support, mobile optimized sites, and rich media production and integration - integrating with various back-end technologies as well as frameworks and services.

Qualifications | Experience

• A Bachelor's degree in a Computer Science or an equivalent combination of formal education and directly related experience, is required

• 3+ years professional experience with front end optimization and performance techniques

• Experience with one of the popular JS frameworks (Backbone, AngularJS, Ember or React)

• 3+ years of experience with HTML5 and CSS3


• Highly skilled at front-end engineering using Object-Oriented JavaScript, various JavaScript libraries and micro frameworks (Backbone, React.js)

• HTML5 & CSS3 as well as responsive design expert

• Experience with a CSS Pre-processor {LESS, SASS, etc.}

• Well versed in software engineering principles, frameworks and technologies

• Solid experience in fluid layout and positioning, browser behaviour and compatibility, and cross-browser issues and solutions

• Exceptional UI, UX and highly dynamic web interface development skills

• Mobile / Tablet Optimization

• Experience in a fast-paced, can-do, industry-leading environment

• Excellent communication skills

• Self-directed team player who thrives in a continually changing environment


• Experience with Ruby on Rails, .Net, Python, NodeJS and/or similar

• Mobile Application Development (Xamarin, Android, iOS)

• Knowledge of SQL and database concepts

• Exposure to scrum (or another Agile methodology)

• Source control knowledge (Git)

• Experience with Canvas/WebGL

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Sharne on 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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