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Sr. Front-End Software Development Engineer - REMOTE

South Florida Tech Hub

South Florida Tech Hub

Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024

Varis is a well-funded and fast-growing technology startup. Our incredible team includes top industry leaders with decades of experience. We are innovation driven, customer centric, and ready to transform eProcurement. Our culture is focused on bold vision, launching the simplest (yet still valuable) initial solution to learn, then either failing or scaling fast. We seek teammates who drive value creation, are great problem solvers, have strong interpersonal savvy, and can successfully learn on the fly! Joining us now is a ground-floor opportunity to shape our limitless future. On our team you will: see and feel the direct impact of your work; be surrounded by passionate people; learn how to be an entrepreneur; and be at the center of a highly dynamic business model with tremendous individual and collective potential.

This is a 100% fully remote role. Work virtually from anywhere in the U.S.

As a Sr. Front-End Software Development Engineer (SDE), you will be an integral team member of our innovative Product & Technology organization, contributing greatly to this pivotal transformation in the B2B space.

What You’ll Do

The role of Sr. Front-End SDE is to design, build and maintain high quality technology solutions that deliver an exceptional customer experience. Working as an integral part of an Agile development team, this role will require close and continuous collaboration with the team of lead developers, product owners, technical program managers and fellow team members to translate user stories and functional requirements into resilient & secure technical designs As a front-end developer in the digital organization, you will be creating Varis’s next-generation of technology leveraging the full-stack of Public Cloud services, building and running micro-front ends in a containerized / Kubernetes environment.

The React.js developer possesses a solid knowledge of modern (ES6+) JavaScript, HTML and CSS. Working mainly, but not limited to, the front-end part of our applications. This role builds user-facing components and implements with different workflows and toolchests such as Redux. The primary task is to develop a stable, robust, aesthetic and maintainable product.

Primary Responsibilities

Create new features or parts of internal/user facing applications, with the end user in mind, providing for the best customer experience
Develop components and libraries that are reusable and future-proof
Confident in using UI/UX designs or wireframes to create the respective code and the application for multiple browsers
Uses knowledge on React.js and its lifecycle to maximize components performance across different devices and browsers
Focus on professional development through our wide array of learning opportunities for continued growth within the Varis team

Education & Experience

Level of Formal Education: Bachelors degree or equivalent experience
Area of Study: Computer Science or Engineering discipline preferred
Years of Experience: Minimum of 5 years in a related field
Type of Experience: Experience in hands-on front-end development (Javascript, HTML, CSS). eCommerce experience is a plus.
Skills and Abilities:
Solid understanding of React.js and its fundamentals, including modern features like hooks; hands-on experience required
Solid understanding of HTML and CSS/SCSS, and able to create responsive UI
Excellent understanding of JavaScript including the OOP concept and how shadow DOM and DOM work
Experience with widely used React.js state managers like Redux
Knowledge of modern ECMAScript
Knowledge of RESTful APIs
Knowledge of the overall browser rendering behavior and measuring and optimizing performance
Knowledge of building front-ends for multiple browsers and their limitations
Strong hands-on experience with source code management system Git
Experience in an agile work environment
Hands on experience with Unit Testing tools like jest, enzyme, mocha and chai
Knowledge of StoryBookJS is a plus

Personal Attributes:

Team player
Detail orientated
Strong communicator

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification and are not intended to be a complete list of all required responsibilities and skills. Other duties and special projects may be assigned per business needs. Job descriptions are subject to change at any time with or without notice. Varis is wholly owned by The ODP Corporation, which is the legal employer of Varis associates. ODP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.