Senior Front-End Engineer

Palo Alto, CA, USA

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 Senior Front-End Engineer for our Palo Alto, CA office to make the team even stronger.

EPAM is looking for a Senior Front-End Engineer to join our engineering team. You will be working with a group of world-class engineers, architects, and product managers to build a scalable and high-performance breakthrough platform that will be leveraged by our external customers to build paradigm shifting applications and solutions.

You must have a solid understanding of Front-End Web technologies, have a history of building successful web-based solutions, and take mock-ups to implementation. This role requires that you are a self-starter with the ability to deliver on time with quality and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

You'll be a part of a modern, lean, self-governing engineering team. We value transparency and trust. We continue to create purpose in our work, question the status quo, seek individual mastery and encourage autonomy.

Responsibilities

  • Build pattern libraries for real-time applications, dashboards and tools for both internal and external users;
  • Be responsible for building and owning global style guide for the Front-End team;
  • Collaborate with designers to build responsive framework for all verticals;
  • Build repeatable CMS templates and styling for marketing and documentation websites;
  • Collaborate with other teams to gather requirements and contribute creative ideas to improve UI/UX;
  • Work with other engineers, designers, product owners and QA to see projects through, from conception to completion.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of web Front-End experience;
  • Experience working on CMS, Craft CMS experience is a plus;
  • Experience writing elegant, readable, maintainable HTML and CSS (HTML5 and CSS3);
  • Extensive experience building pattern libraries and responsive websites;
  • Experience in JavaScript, including an understanding of Object-Oriented Programming;
  • Knowledge of JavaScript frameworks (such as ReactJS, AngularJS, jQuery);
  • Experience with UI frameworks such as Bootstrap or Foundation;
  • Familiar with Git or other version control systems;
  • Ability to rapidly prototype a tool and iterate effectively;
  • Bachelor's/Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.

Nice to have

  • Experience with server side scripting languages (such as NodeJS, Python, PHP);
  • Experience with strongly typed languages such as Java, C++, C#;
  • Experience with the latest ECMAScript.