Lead Front End Engineer

  • Location

    Dublin City Centre, Dublin

  • Sector:

    IT, Development/Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to €80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Shane O'Mahony

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Lead Front End Engineer - Greenfield project

  • Dublin City Centre
  • Permanent
  • Negotiable Salary

A start-up company recently acquired by global IT leader is looking for experienced Front End Developer to join the team in Dublin 2 and help to build a brand new product. You will be expected to take ownership and help test, release and maintain the code you write.


Your job will be:

  • Deliver product features through beautiful CSS and HTML, taking design concepts into build
  • Build reusable Javascript (Angular) components for use in our suite of data driven products
  • Build components for our CSS Framework
  • Write unit tests
  • Work closely with PM's, Designers, QA and Full Stack developers to deliver quality features to the customer
  • Be actively involved in Code Reviews
  • Look for and fix bugs

To be a good fit, you need:

  • 3+ years experience delivering production ready Javascript and CSS in an agile environment.
  • Computer science degree (or equivalent)
  • An expert in at least one frontend framework. (Angular, React or Vue).
  • Skilled in HTML, CSS, LESS or SASS.
  • Experienced with Unit Testing tools like Jasmine, Karma.
  • Knowledge of Webpack, Gulp, Grunt, Angular Cli or other process and build related tools.
  • Solid understanding of performance issues and working on single page applications.
  • Comfortable resolving cross browser issues.
  • An advocate for the user.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

It will be a big plus if you have:

  • Typescript, ES6, RxJS
  • Highcharts, D3
  • Knowledge of BEM, ITCSS, specificity, experience building and scaling a CSS Framework
  • Basic interest in Node, npm
  • Knowledge of Hybrid Angular Applications and upgrading from AngularJS to Angular 6
  • Proven experience working on highly visual products and beautiful UI's
  • Basic knowledge of Salesforce, Dynamics or SAP Sales Cloud

For your great work you can expect:

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Flexible holidays
  • Fruit, coffee, beer in the fridge
  • Monthly team nights out + more
  • In house lunch and learn scheme