Front End Development Lead

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM12000.00 - RM18000.00 per month
REF: BBBH222217_1530258760

Our client is an innovative Internet company, looking for an experienced Front End Development Lead. The incumbent will lead the Front End Development team that delivers a portfolio of projects, and be responsible for delivering cutting edge, optimised web desktop and mobile experiences that look and perform superbly across all platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • Coding, testing, and troubleshooting solutions using the appropriate tools under the limited guidance of a lead architect.
  • Following accepted coding standards and best practices, using agile software development methodologies.
  • Providing development input and direction during the estimation, specification and design phase of projects.
  • Supporting the maintenance of existing code, including bug fixes, enhancements, and miscellaneous maintenance.
  • Lead & Manage a team and work with developers on design implementation.
  • Responsible for the delivery functions for the assigned project, including building the team's capabilities, commitment on delivery schedule, cost & quality.
  • Manage and support the Delivery manager / Project manager with timely project delivery.
  • Responsible for the performance, tasking and generally the development of the assigned project as well as continuously improving processes and interfaces governing the delivery of the project.
  • Works closely with both external clients and internal, cross functional teams on projects that range from a few weeks to a few months in length.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 8 years of industry experience as a frontend developer, utilising HTML, CSS and pure JavaScript.
  • Able to demonstrate proficiency of HTML5, CSS3, jQuery and pure JavaScript (a portfolio of work is preferable).
  • Strong JavaScript skills and familiarity with various JavaScript frameworks, Ajax / JSON and gesture / touch based JavaScript.
  • Experience building reusable/modular JavaScript components.
  • Experience of working on complex web applications including knowledge of popular scripting and template languages e.g. Java Server Pages, PHP, Python, ASP.Net
  • Familiarity with JavaScript MVC frameworks e.g. Dojo, Backbone, Ember, Angular.
  • Ability to produce robust cross platform experiences, responsive web, fluid designs.
  • Cross platform mobile web development experience (iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone 7, webOS, etc).
  • Extensive knowledge of web optimization principles and UCD methodologies.
  • Team lead experience with a minimum of 5 front end developers and creative designers.
  • Effective verbal communication and written skills, good attention to detail.

Contact Elisa Lian on (60) 3 23007202 or or click the Apply Now button quoting reference number BBH 222217. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my.