Technical Lead Frontend

  • $27,000.00/year
  • About us.
    Brave finds rising star talent for high growth companies. That means we’re always on the lookout for brilliant folks like you. We work to understand your work interests, career goals, and talents, then put you in touch with our clients who might want to interview you. Feel free to share our details with a friend or peer. We’d be happy to link them with jobs too.
     
    About our client.
    They are a social enterprise building the technology and finance infrastructure that powers mobility across Africa. Their mission is to make mobility safe, affordable and accessible to 1 billion Africans.They provide Asset-Backed Vehicle Financing, Driver Training, eHailing Platform, Insurance, and Identity Management services to its network drivers. They are looking for a senior front-end engineer to design and implement optimal solutions to complex problems and to meet critical business needs for their customers.

    Responsibilities:

    • Leads the implementation of significant frontend features 
    • Works with other teams to identify priorities for releases 
    • Assigns frontend engineers direction issues 
    • Continues to spend part of their time coding 
    • Ensures that the technical decisions and process are followed 
    • Ensures that Frontend engineers that are stuck are helped 
    • Ensures quality implementation of design materials 
    • Prioritize frontend issues which lead to bad user experience 
    • Review of the merge requests made by Frontend engineers 
    • Defines best practices and coding standards for front-end group 

    Qualifications:

    • Minimum 4 years working experience in full stack development team with MERN stack 
    • At least 1 year of experience leading, mentoring, and training teams of frontend engineers 
    • Experience working on a production-level JavaScript applications 
    • Self-motivated and strong organizational skills 
    • Strong understanding of CSS 
    • Expert knowledge of JavaScript (ReactJS preferred) 
    • Passionate about testing and design principles 
    • Basic knowledge of NodeJS and other Javascript Framework is a plus but not a requirement 
    • Collaborate effectively with Product Designers, Developers, and Designers 
    •  Experience with Agile Software Development Techniques and Tools such as:
             o SCRUM/Kanban/Extreme Programming 
             o JIRA/Trello
             o Version Control (Github/Bitbucket) 
             o TDD(Test Driven Development) 
             o Proficient in DevOps(GCP) 
             o Continuous Integration
             o Knowledge of Docker/Vagrant
    • Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) 

    Benefits
    • Full medical coverage 
    • Lunch Bonus 

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