This is an excellent opportunity for a FRONTEND DEVELOPER to gain both APPLICATION DESIGN & IMPLEMENTATION experience, joining an Independent INTERNATIONAL WEALTH MANAGEMENT COMPANY.
In this role you will also be taught functional programming languages F# and Haskell.
This company employs 120 people across their offices in South Africa and London.
This Front-end Developer role is based in HYDE PARK (JOHANNESBURG) and offers a salary of R600K – R700K/annum.
An established, independent WEALTH MANAGEMENT COMPANY employing 120 people across South Africa and London. They are one of the most prestigious Asset Management businesses with billions of pounds under their administration. They operate like a small business, with no red tape and no micro-management.
Technically their applications are world-class, and they have a highly skilled development team building front-, middle- and back-office investment applications and solutions.
This Development role will appeal to you if you’re keen to gain both design and implementation experience. You will also be taught functional programming languages F# and Haskell
In the position you will combine the art of design with the art of programming.
Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
This includes: Developing new user-facing features; building reusable code and libraries for future use; ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs; optimise application for maximum speed and scalability; assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end.
Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3.
Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and the development lifecycle.
Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
Good understanding of the Microsoft stack, such as IIS and Azure hosting.
Good understanding of Microsoft C# MVC and Silverlight MVVM frameworks.
Good understanding of REST and WCF API’s and integration into front end systems.
If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
021 801 5001
If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.