Senior Front End Engineer


About Us:

Contour is building the global standard for trade by bringing together the world's banks, corporates and ecosystem partners, onto a common, digital, and trusted network. Powered by innovation, trust and collaboration, Contour uses decentralised technology to offer seamless integration with market-leading digital document systems and other digital networks, enabling frictionless data-flow across the entire trade ecosystem. Contourโ€™s Engineering team works with the latest in blockchain technology to bring innovative solutions to the trade finance industry. We strongly believe in continuous improvement and are continually looking at ways to enhance our product through tools and technology. We continuously look to push the limits of technology and bring value to the trade finance industry.. this is just the beginning

Context of the role:

Our Senior Front End Engineer will be working closely with other engineers and UI designers to analyse user requirements, design, code, test and maintain a responsive web apps with elegant UX that delights the end users, as well as align with the overall standards and conventions to ensure the application code adheres to quality engineering principles, practices and design pattern. You will have strong experience working in an agile environment where software engineers, testers, product managers and DevOps work closely together.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute towards application development.
  • Write clean and modular code, with extensibility and performance in mind.
  • Develop reusable components & front end libraries for future use.
  • Reengineer the legacy source code for scalability, continuous improvement and to improve the overall quality of code base & product.

Key Requirements

  • 7+ years of experience in building front end web applications with React, Java Script, HTML 5 & CSS 3.
  • In-depth knowledge of programming languages underlying the chosen frameworks, e.g. Javascript , Typescript (ES6 and beyond)
  • Proficient in CSS Pre Processors like SCSS.
  • Experience with state management libraries (such Redux).
  • Must have knowledge in GIT and repository management tools (Eg: BitBucket, Gitlab)
  • Experience with unit testing libraries (i.e. React testing library, Enzyme & Jest ).
  • Experience in Typescript is an added advantage.
  • Understanding of CI tools (i.e. Jenkins, TeamCity, Bamboo, Bitbucket Pipeline)
  • General understanding of UI/UX design in a Responsive Web Design approach.
  • Good knowledge in both object-oriented programming and functional programming.
  • Organised, self-starter, precise and able to produce accurate work under minimal supervision.
  • Experience in people mentorship & supporting hiring & onboarding of new team members will be a distinct advantage in this role
  • Strong written and spoken English communication skills is a must

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