Frontend Software Engineer - Javascript, Java

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • JPMorgan.
  • 22 May 19

Frontend Software Engineer - Javascript, Java

Our Consumer & Community Banking group is looking for seasoned software engineers for a greenfield project. As a back-end developer, you will be expected to be a subject matter expert in designing and building smooth functionality, a desktop-like experience, and information from the database right into the browser. As an original member of a new team, you will be in a position to shape the culture and influence the technology stack. Product development skills and experience with product launches are a big plus.

Culture is important to us and we are looking for intellectually curious and honest, passionate, and motivated individuals who would like to expand their skills while working on a new exciting venture for the firm.

  • 7 years of professional software development in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, with possibly a second set of programming technologies.
  • Expertise in or strong knowledge of modern front-end technologies (React/Angular/Vue, ES6/Typescript, Redux or similar state management libraries) with a strong preference for React.
  • Strong experience in various types of testing approaches and code quality tools: TDD/BDD, unit, integration, end-2-end, contract, linting, etc...
  • Experience with build tools (webpack, yarn/npm, node) and familiarity with the Node ecosystem.
  • Familiarity with CSS Preprocessors (SASS/LESS) and CSS organization methodologies (BEM, OOCSS, SMACSS)
  • General:
o Excellent communication skills in English (both written and spoken forms).
o Desire to build innovative products using cutting-edge technologies.
o A firm grasp of fundamental web/internet technologies.
o Knowledge and experience working in an Agile environment.

Desired Skills / Experience
  • Knowledge of accessibility design rules (a11y).
  • Sharp eye for design and UI/UX.
  • Experience with data visualization and graphing/charting libraries (D3.js, HighCharts, Google Charts).
  • Experience with Service Workers and Progressive Web Apps (Workbox, Lighthouse).
  • Experience with containerization and cloud technologies.
  • Experience developing on a macOS environment using OSS.