JavaScript Developer

  • Initiate International
  • Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Mar 18, 2020
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Job Description

A leading entertainment company have a great job opportunity for a JavaScript Developer to join their team in Johannesburg. As part of their close-knit team, you’ll enjoy a lucrative salary and plenty of benefits.

Your key job responsibilities as the JavaScript Developer in Johannesburg will include:

  • Responsible of a broad range of creative work comprising fast turnaround projects responding to breaking news, as well as long term projects in collaboration with the wider design team across broadcast and digital platforms
  • Need the ability to multi-task and work effectively both on your own and as part of a team in a time sensitive and dynamic environment. It is essential that you have an eye for detail and the ability to deliver high quality projects within deadlines
  • Have experience with Node.js, building / working on SPAs. You will be working within a team of specialists, made up of designers and developers, all with a creative flair and attention to detail. They regularly explore new technologies and frameworks; getting complacent is not an option

Requirements for this JavaScript Developer job in Johannesburg:

  • Knowledge and experience of OOP, MV*, Design Patterns
  • Experience in the modern JS eco-system ES6/ES7
  • Experience with Node.js and JavaScript package managers (e.g. npm, webpack, babel)
  • Experience with JavaScript and has used a JavaScript framework (e.g. React, Angular etc.)
  • TDD approach to writing software (Mocha/CircleCi) and LSD principles
  • Good knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Experience with AJAX and RESTful web services
  • Clear communication skills and team player striving for continuous improvement of and within the team