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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Posted

Sep 11, 2017

Closing Date

Jan 31, 2018

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Senior Front End Developer

  • Job Overview
    We’re seeking a seasoned front-end engineer to join a team focused on building the next generation of consumer-facing displays. This role is a leader, part architecture, part software development, part internal evangelism, and part consulting; it touches every consumer-facing application at Bazaarvoice, with a combined reach of more than 700 million unique visitors every month.


    Key Responsibilities:
    If you’re looking for an opportunity to work alongside a slew of other smart people on large-scale client-side applications used by real people on a huge swath of the internet, keep reading.

    • Prototype and scale new display applications for collecting and displaying various forms of consumer generated content.
    • Build client-facing tooling to configure consumer applications and interact with Bazaarvoice services. Improve application performance and the monitoring of said performance.
    • Mentor junior front-end developers.
    • As part of the Bazaarvoice team, we are looking for someone committed to excellence. That means building collaborative relationships up, down, and across the organization; staying positive when tackling tough challenges that often require cross-team contribution; taking pride in not just shipping massive-scale applications, but shipping the best massive-scale applications. 


    Essential Criteria:
    • BS in computer science or equivalent
    • 4+ Years Minimum experience JavaScript, HTML, CSS.
    • 4+ Years minimum experience web applications.
    • Demonstrated experience with Iterators, promises, modules and proxies
    • 2+ years experience using React or similar frameworks
    • Demonstrated experience using Redux
    • Demonstrated experience with third-party JavaScript application development, or understands and can articulate the challenges in single-page or progressive-web applications.


    Desired Criteria: (If applicable)
    • Asynchronously loading pieces of a large application, debugging large asynchronous chains, and shipping bullet-proof, tested code are skills we need on a daily basis.
    • A browser’s devtools are as much in your toolbelt as your text editor is
    • Be able to explain how webpack loaders work, and why you’d use webpack in the first place
    • Have experience deploying static assets and Node applications to AWS.
    • You have considered and articulate opinions (preferably based on experience) about the challenges of front-end development in an “enterprise” setting.
    • Have experience using Kanban / Lean software development methodologies.



    Core Attributes:
    • Fun
    • Fast paced
    • Efficient
    • High energy
    • Solution oriented
    • Team player
    • Leader

    BazaarVoice offers an outstanding total compensation package including excellent health and wellness benefits and a flexible and dynamic work environment.


    Bazaarvoice provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all team members and applicants according to their experience, talent, and qualifications for the job without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, sex (including pregnancy, gender stereotyping, and marital status), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military/veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law in every location in which the company has facilities. Bazaarvoice believes that diversity and an inclusive company culture are key drivers of creativity, innovation and performance. Furthermore, a diverse workforce and the maintenance of an atmosphere that welcomes versatile perspectives will enhance our ability to fulfill our vision of creating the world’s smartest network of consumers, brands, and retailers.