HTML5 Developer

At Kx Labs, we’re passionate about discovering new ideas and transforming them into innovative software products that build on Kx technologies. We’re seeking leading-edge technologies to solve tomorrow’s challenges.

Kx Labs Dublin is a growing office overlooking the IFSC specialising in interactive data visualisation software and are seeking application developers to join our team. Our clients include leading financial institutions, pharmaceutical giants, and utility conglomerates. We specialise in high-speed, professional applications with dynamic user interfaces targeting multiple platforms.

The successful candidate will work on a range of new applications using technologies such as (HTML5, CSS3, Javascript/Typescript/ES6, Backbone, Web Services and Sockets).

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Has a strong web application development background and working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript and Web Services (a demo or portfolio to view would be ideal).
  • Experienced in using JS Frameworks (Backbone, Angular, React or similar), design patterns and build systems.
  • Is a technology enthusiast! Stays on top of new technologies and engages with the team.
  • Takes initiative in problem solving and appreciates an elegant solution.

Bonus Points For:

  • Experience with technologies like jQuery, SASS, Handlebars/templating, jQueryUI, Node, RESTful web services, Gulp, Jenkins CI, Java, Python, Bash, Socket Programming, Visual Studio, Adobe Photoshop, kdb+, MongoDB, MySQL.
  • Visual design experience, understanding of good user experience and responsive design.
  • Familiarity with testing frameworks such as QUnit, Selenium, Nightwatch, Mocha.
  • Knowledge of project management and version control tools such as JIRA, GitHub and Subversion.
  • Linux server administration: shell scripting, web server configuration, Tomcat, nginx.

This is a great opportunity to become an integral part of a small team of developers working with cutting-edge technology and producing creative and unique online applications.

Positions available for both:

  • Web Application Developer (Frontend): junior to mid level experience
  • Sr Web Application Developer (Frontend): 3+ years experience

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