Web Developer/Senior Software Engineer

Job Summary

We are looking for a Senior Web Developer to build and maintain functional web pages and applications.

  • Minimum Qualification: HND
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

About Us

We are a one-stop shop for all your creative and online needs. We are a design + development studio. We specialize in building beautifully designed wep and mobile apps that work! Our products and client projects typically average no more than 3-4 months in length, so you will often get to take on new challenges. Plus we have plenty of in-house Apps & projects to work on.


Why it’s Cool

You'll get to work in a collaborative team of designers and developers who really believe in code quality and who have a test driven approach to development

The team is just coming together and as such you will be getting in at the start and can help shape the technical approach for future apps that Shixels has to offer

Everyone is passionate about what they do and about doing a great job.

We have salary reviews every 6 months, bonuses, and plenty opportunities to earn extra cash

 

What you’ll get

  • Apple Macbook Pro & access to test devices
  • Cool Work Environment with TV (Yes, there's cable!)
  • PS4 (Sometimes you have to take a FIFA break to refocus your brain
  • A fridge stocked with soft drinks and snacks to keep you fed!
  • You'll have opportunity to travel abroad for conferences 
  • You'll have opportunity for career advancement, quick raises, and lots of perks
  • And everything to help you do your job!

 

Job Description

We are seeking talented and passionate developers to create engaging custom user experiences across all devices and screens. You must be willing to lead. 

 

Who you are

Ideally, you are a multitalented wunderkind who runs circles around each of the below bullet points, but let’s be real: while some of these are “must-have”, many are “wish-list”. We may have gotten a bit carried away with these, so if feel your unique combination of skills is close-ish to the mark, don’t hesitate to reach out. In fact, do so enthusiastically.

  • * ...you’ve got a “roll up your sleeves” mentality -- there’s a lot of nitty gritty work to get done.

    * … you have “X years of experience” Pshaw. We aren’t big on formal requirements in the credentials department; rather, we want to see what you’ve worked on. Show us a project you’re proud of that you shipped and we’ll start the conversation from there.

    * … you have excellent design sensibilities and a firm grasp of HTML5 / CSS / SASS, ui toolkits like bootstrap, and probably design tools like Sketch

    * … you’re opinionated about your design choices and can easily articulate/defend your design decisions/rationale when asked “Why did you ?”

    * … you have solid React, React Native, or AngularJS front-end development chops. But, because you love javascript frameworks in general, you’ve played around with -- and probably are opinionated about -- other frameworks like Ruby, Django, Aurelia, Ember, etc.

    * ...you should be able to design, architect & implement front-end solutions that reflect your particular problem-solving approach

    * … you’re a natural Design Thinker.

    * … you enjoy putting on your Customer Hat and being on a first-name basis with our most passionate users

    * … you know Git and how to “Git things done” :) 


Bonus Experience

           • Rails

           • React Native

           • Node / Express

  •  MongoDB / noSQL

    • Docker

    • Elasticsearch

    • AWS

    • Firebase

    • Linux

    • Postgres

    • GraphQL

    • Typescript


To apply please send an email with cover letter to [email protected] Our process is as follows:

Step 1 - Initial email screening
Step 2 - Short 24 hour take home test
Step 3 - In person interview
Step 4 - Final challenge
Step 5 - Decision process

We are very quick to hire.. so apply today and you may just be starting the following Monday!

Tech We Use:

React, React Native, AWS, Docker, Digital Ocean, Node, Express, Mongo, NoSQL, PHP, Laravel, GraphQL, Typescript, Redux, RESTful, plus more. 


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