Angular/CSS Developer

Prague, Czech Republic

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 an Angular/CSS Developer for our Prague office to make the team even stronger.

Our client is an Investment Bank who provides large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs. The Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology team comprises c.3500 colleagues situated in the major hubs of the United Kingdom, the United States, Czech Republic, etc.

You will be part of a front-end team that delivers UI implementation expertise within RFT mostly focused around Market Risk and Margin applications. Projects are highly varied and can range from specialized risk management applications for front-office staff to regulatory dashboards to specialized data visualization applications. Applications need to be coded to a very high standard with developers having expert knowledge of creating high-performance applications, able to display large volumes of data and developed to run on a scalable, global infrastructure.

Responsibilities

  • Work within existing development teams of UX and Visual Designers to implement business requirements;
  • Develop design solutions to a high resolution visual design;
  • Implement these designs using SASS to a pixel-perfect level following the strategic technology stack and standards using the latest Typescript and Angular within the constraints of a flexible design language.

Requirements

  • Experience building Single-Page Applications in one or more popular JavaScript MVC, MV* frameworks. Angular (>2) is preferred;
  • Experience with Microsoft Typescript or ES6 and OO JavaScript: JavaScript objects, “classes”, prototypes based inheritance;
  • Experience taking a high resolution design (Sketch files in particular) and implementing them in HTML5 / CSS / JS solutions;
  • Experience developing responsive applications targeting multiple screen dimensions and multiple devices;
  • Experience in D3.js or similar data visualization libraries;
  • DOM Operations optimization, related design principles, avoiding reflows and repaints;
  • CSS Expert: including selectors, transitions, different box models and display styles in a responsive/fluent context;
  • Functional JavaScript: details of JS functions behavior, custom context, aspects and patterns of functional programming;
  • Asynchronous operations and patterns to deal with those (mostly details of promises patterns);
  • Client – Server communication, REST services, real time communication using web sockets, cross origin policy;
  • Writing Unit testing and testable code, e.g Karma;
  • Practical knowledge of CSS pre-processors like SASS/LESS etc;
  • Practical knowledge of popular development tools like npm, grunt, gulp, karma, jspm, etc.

Nice to have

  • Master’s Degree in a technical discipline;
  • Knowledge of working with UX teams and designers;
  • Experience working in a financial organization or awareness of financial concepts;
  • Experience of DevOps environments and platforms (Git, TeamCity, etc.);
  • Familiarity with an Agile approach to development;
  • Knowledge of working with large scale datasets;
  • Any knowledge of Java/C# is a bonus but not necessary.

We offer

  • We offer the possibility to work on full product lifecycle – from concept to delivery into production;
  • We are open for innovations and modern technologies;
  • We offer guaranteed professional growth through the technology trainings and technology communities inside EPAM;
  • We are proactive Agile/Scrum/XP practitioners;
  • We propose to realize your ideas and potential within the democratic environment;
  • Using English on daily basis, communication with people from different countries;
  • As a team - we bring in all our empathy, synergy and drive to focus on the client – bringing world class experience online;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Comfortable and modern offices in Prague 4;
  • Benefit program (5 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, wage compensation for the first three days of illness, meal vouchers, flexi pass, annual coupon of Prague city public transport, multisport cards);
  • Start ASAP / Negotiable.