Software Developer, Frontend + UX

Lagos, Nigeria - Full Time

RightCom is seeking a remarkable team member to build awesome products at our fast-growing company.

 

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Responsibilities

You will own the front-end development for one or more of our products and collaborate with visual/interaction designers, other developers, and product managers to launch new products, iterate on existing features, and build a world-class user experience.

You will implement cutting-edge technologies and will be writing state-of-the-art code to keep RightCom at the cutting edge of current technology.

Your specific expertise will be required to make the site delightful, secure, performant and accessible to all our members.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or related practical experience.

2+ years experience in software design, development, and algorithm related solutions

2+ years experience programming experience in Javascript, HTML, CSS, Python

Preferred Qualifications

BS+ 5 years of relevant work experience, MS + 3 years of relevant work experience, or PhD +2 years of relevant work experience

MS or PhD in computer science or related technical field

5+ years general programming experience + semantic HTML and CSS.

Experience writing clean, unobtrusive Javascript including experience with common libraries (Jquery and Angular/Ember/React) and debugging tools (Chrome Dev Tools, etc.).

Knowledge of native DOM and Event APIs.

Knowledge of browser quirks and their remedies.

Experience building front-end code with server-side technology.

Familiarity and comfort with command-line applications, source control, testing frameworks and other aspects of developing in large, distributed software teams.

Knowledge of (and a passion for) current trends and best practices in front-end architecture, including performance, accessibility, security and usability.

Knowledge of browser internals like Javascript engines and ways to tune code for best performance.

Knowledge of how to leverage the GPU to enhance rendering performance.

Masters degree preferred, but not required.

Skills: Javascript, HTML, CSS, Angular, Project management.