UI Engineer in North Hills, NY at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

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Job Description


UI Engineer

Summary:
As a Software Engineer you will work in a collaborative team environment that encourages you to perform at your best, while contributing to the engineering efforts of one of our scrum teams. You will be challenged to engineer right-sized solutions for complex business problems. You will apply your knowledge of modern software design, best practices, design patterns, and frameworks, with an understanding of application performance and maintainability. You will aspire to use new technologies and challenge yourself to develop innovative solutions. You will work alongside developers and technical leads on a team where collaborative programming and mentoring is regularly practiced.

Responsibilities:
  • Contributes to product and solution designs to address critical issues and complex problems.
  • Building the user interface of our dynamic reporting platform
  • Assist in the architecture of a rich front-end application
  • Collaborating heavily with the team' s other engineers and agile leadership
  • Investigating and resolving bugs in a timely manner
  • Builds software applications across multiple platforms in response to the needs of stakeholders.
  • Understands technical architecture and writes software and automated tests that are aligned with agreed upon standards.
  • Performs trouble-shooting efforts and investigations when necessary.
  • Works with Product Management to understand the challenges that customers and end users face in their day-to-day work and partner with them to design viable solutions.
  • Recommends viable solutions to processes, technology, and interfaces that improve the effectiveness of the team and reduce technical debt.
  • Foresees capacity requirements for component usage and identifies limitations.
  • Provides input into story sizing, backlog grooming, and release planning.
  • Provides ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of deployed products.
  • Actively works with less experienced software engineers providing technical guidance and oversight.
  • Actively participates in the engineering community, staying up to date on new software technologies and best practices and shares insights with others in the organization.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education
  • 1-3 years of experience developing web applications in ReactJS
  • Robust knowledge of front-end web programming (HTML, JavaScript, Stylesheets)
  • Good understanding of design patterns
  • Experience with ES6+ and related technologies preferred
  • Agile experience preferred
  • Java, NodeJS and SQL experience a plus
  • GraphQL knowledge a plus
  • Experience with AWS is also good to have (S3, DynamoDB, CloudFront)
  • 3-5 years of working experience