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Belfast, Northern Ireland


Oct 19, 2017


Lead UI Developer

  • At Proofpoint, we have a passion for protecting people, data, and brands from today’s advanced threats and compliance risks. We hire the best people in the business to:

    • Build and enhance our proven security platform
    • Blend innovation and speed in a constantly evolving cloud architecture
    • Analyze new threats and offer deep insight through data-driven intel
    • Collaborate with customers to help solve their toughest security challenges

    We are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect what matters most. That’s why we’re a leader in next- generation cybersecurity—and why more than half of the Fortune 100 trust us as a security partner.

    The Role

    Proofpoint is looking for a talented UI Lead/Architect to lead the design and implementation of our next generation graphical user interfaces in the Email Security products business unit.  You will be responsible for laying down the foundation of a new robust, highly reliable and scalable UI architecture for all of our Email Security products.  Our product line includes UIs for Email administrators as well as applications which can reach millions of end users every day.  You will also help hire, mentor and provide guidance to a small group of UI developers on new architecture and technologies.  The ideal candidate will have experience with design, architecture and coding for new applications. You will also provide UI technological leadership and strategy for the entire BU. 

    Do you love to create beautiful UI and great user experiences?

    Are you passionate about data visualization and analytics?

    Do you enjoy coding with the latest technologies?

    Have you built an HTML5-based game before?

    Do you love building big, complex and scalable (millions of users) UI applications?

    If you answered yes to questions above, then we want to talk to you!

    Your day-to-day

    • Bootstrap and develop from scratch UI applications in the cloud
    • Be part of a team working on the leading email security product suite in the market
    • Help establish tooling and procedures for next generation front-end stack development
    • Be the voice behind technological direction and decisions about UI strategy

    What you bring to the team

    • Extensive experience in developing UI for high performance applications.
    • Expertise in building high performance web applications
    • Experience in ReactJS, Angular JS, Redux, JavaScript(ES6), and Node.js
    • Great mentor and team player
    • Technical leadership and authority
    • Passionate about automation and repeatability
    • Familiarity with NPM dependency package management
    • Familiarity with Unix Shell Script, SQL, NoSQL
    • Familiarity with agile development

    Why Proofpoint

    As a customer focused and driven-to-win organization with leading edge products, there are many exciting reasons to join the Proofpoint team. We believe in hiring the best the brightest and cultivating a culture of collaboration and appreciation. As we continue to grow and expand globally, we understand that hiring the right people and treating them well is key to our success! We are a multi-national company with locations in 10 countries, with each location contributing to Proofpoint’s amazing culture!

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