Lead Front-end Developer

Minsk, Belarus

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Lead Front-end Developer with excellent communication skills for our Minsk office to make the team even stronger.

As a Lead Front-end Developer, you will be participating in building the product that will serve our client’s customers. The solution we develop is an innovative and robust human capital management platform, which provides a full-scale real-time toolset for managing all aspects of employee’s lifecycle from pre-hiring to retirement.

We are seeking an energetic person able to drive the development team, ready for intense communication with the customer and other Scrum teams (from Belarus, the USA, Canada, Russia, and India).

ABOUT THE CUSTOMER


Our client is a US-based multinational company providing top-notch services and software intended to optimize and enhance workforce management.

Project technologies and tools

  • Angular JS 1.5 (moving to 2.0 version soon);
  • HTML5/CSS3;
  • Node JS 4.2;
  • Grunt;
  • Karma;
  • LESS;
  • Jasmine;
  • WCAG 2.0 AA;
  • Agile/Scrum.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate team work: tasks distribution and estimation, effective communication setting-up, code review if needed;
  • Conduct daily stand-ups, sprint grooming, planning and retrospective sessions; conduct demos in English;
  • Develop new functionality (the platform’s core), make decisions on the product’s architecture;
  • Communicate with the customer and other development teams.

Requirements

  • Experience in coordinating/leading a team of 4+ developers;
  • Good command of English (Upper-Intermediate level and higher);
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment;
  • Great knowledge of Angular JS;
  • Deep knowledge of HTML5/CSS3;
  • Experience working with Grunt and Karma;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Ability to drive a team and lead by example;
  • Great problem solving and negotiation skills; high level of responsibility;
  • Possibility to go on business trips.

Nice to have

  • Experience working with Node JS and Jasmine JS;
  • Familiarity with WCAG 2.0 AA;
  • Experience in LESS.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Social package - medical care, sports, family care;
  • Free English classes;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Flexible working schedule;
  • Corporate and social events.