Front End & Web Hiring Week 22th-28th November 2021

React Developer (EdTech sphere)

Company Background

Our client works with large universities that offer Inclusive Access for their students, providing more affordable textbooks in digital format. With only one major industry competitor, the company holds nearly 50% of market share among major US universities.

What You'll Do
  • Deliver features, improvements, and refactoring projects for a large Ember.js code base;
  • Actively participate in the Agile Scrum practice each sprint by attending daily standups, project breakdown meetings, estimation meetings, and retrospective meetings;
  • Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios;
  • Be an advocate for paying down technical debt and use development approaches that minimize the growth of new technical debt;
  • Coach junior members of your team in front-end development best practices and strategies to ensure they are continuously becoming better front-end developers;
Job Requirements
  • 4+ years of software development experience;
  • 2+ years of experience maintaining the front-end of a complex, product-focused codebase;
  • Proven track record of building successful front-end applications, products, or platforms;
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Intermediate English;


Other Desirable Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks, preferably Ember.js and React;
  • The ideal candidate is self-sufficient and highly motivated, self-directed and possesses high energy and a passion for RedShelf;
  • Experience building ADA-compliant or WCAG 2.0-compliant interfaces;
  • Knowledge and appreciation of the advances in higher educational software, course materials, and digital publishing is a plus;
  • Background and/or experience in educational technology and/or publishing;
  • Comfort and/or experience in a fast-paced, growing environment;
  • Knowledge of cross-browser limitations and workarounds;
  • Understanding of basic UX principles and what makes a great user experience;
  • Detail-oriented and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment;
What Do We Offer
  • 100+ technical and non-technical trainings to develop and expand your horizons;
  • Internal meetings and conferences (we like sharing our expertise);
  • English courses (both with Russian-speaking teachers and native speakers);
  • Free medical insurance in 80+ private clinics;
  • Sports activities (soccer, basketball, hockey, tennis, swimming, etc.) and corporate events (corporate parties, team building, happy hours, canoeing, etc.);
  • Free hot lunches in the office;
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