UI Engineer

Job Summary

The candidate will develop software for Alkira’s CSX (Cloud Services Exchange). The work will involve design, development & debugging of the web as well as mobile user interface responsible for the networking functions that drive Alkira’s CSX.

Responsibilities:

  • Build innovative and high performing web experience using React, Redux and Hooks.
  • Develop innovative software solutions for our enterprise-focused cloud application.
  • Design, develop, and deliver highly scalable and reliable web applications and component libraries.
  • Build in flexibility and customization from the start. Be agile and react quickly to dynamic product requirements.
  • Internalize the user and promote good usability and accessibility in every user experience.
  • Understanding of relational databases like Postgres. Familiarity with REST apis and experience with git, continuous integration and deployment tools.
  • Add and improve our test coverage in our end-to-end automation, integration, and unit test suites.
  • Manage your own time, and work well both independently and as part of a team.

Requirements:

  • Requires B.S./M.S. or equivalent in EE or CS, Excellent javascript programming and debugging skills.
  • Good grasp on computer science fundamentals (algorithms, data structures, operating system).
  • 1+ years of professional React/Redux or modern framework experience.
  • Proficiency with HTML, CSS3, and JavaScript. Strong understanding of javascript including concepts like asynchronous programming, closures, types, and ES6.
  • Experience with CSS and Less/Sass and usage in large scale applications.
  • Nice to have some experience in node.js api development.
  • Experience in at least one UI testing framework like Jest/Mocha or cypress is a must.
  • Familiarity with web build tools and CI/CD pipelines
  • Team-player: The candidate should be able to work in teams of various sizes that may be geographically distributed

Location: Remote (US or Canada)
Visa: No sponsorship or OPT for this position