Senior Front End Developer

Senior Front End Developer

Job Title: Senior Front End Developer
Contract Type: Temp
Location: Perth, Australia
Reference: 1485
Contact Name: James Lim
Job Published: June 14, 2019 17:48

Job Description

WA is looking to get onto the global map with a Greenfields pilot project that has just kicked off that will explore the opportunities for the application of autonomous mobility technology in an urban environment. Ambitious in nature, this project will investigate all aspects of self-drive technology, from hardware and software to spot opportunities in the development of the technology.

This role will be on a 6-month contract initially with possibility of extensions. 

My Client

One of Perth’s largest enterprises, already at the forefront of automation technology is teaming up with a Research and Development division uniting their current knowledge of autonomous mining delivery with future robotics to deliver a one of a kind pilot solution that will change the future. 

Role Overview

As a talented and passionate Senior Front End Developer,  you will be part of designing and developing software systems that will support the initiatives being investigated and delivered. Your strong experience in all aspects of software design as part of a development team will ensure delivery of key outcomes for this innovative program of work. 

The role will report to the Project lead and be responsible for:

  •  Developing front end web applications using React
  •  Presenting ideas for new features and system improvements, including performance, and cost benefits
  •  Working closely with analysts, UX designers and other team members
  •  Writing unit tests to validate requirements
  •  Providing input into the packaging, deployment, and release of the applications

The skills and knowledge required for the role:

  •     Proficient in web technologies (HTML, CSS, Javascript)
  •     Experience with ReactJS
  •     Experience integrating with APIs
  •     Strong communication skills
  •     Experience working in an agile development environment with other team members
  •     Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science

Highly desirable skills:

  •     Experience integrating with web-based spatial systems (such as Google Maps Javascript API)
  •     Experience with server-less technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
  •     Experience with DevOps tools to enable automated deployments
  •     Experience with cloud (AWS/ Azure)

This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a collaborative and supportive team on innovative and complex technologies.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a future focused project within a high – growth industry.