Front End Developer for gamified video communication startup for remote workers

Angel Ong — Company based in Ooosh for Startups Unit 803, 8/F, Lai Cheong Factory Building, 479 Castle Peak Rd, Cheung Sha Wan, Hong Kong

via Remotely Awesome Jobs
Remo is a fully remote working company that helps remote workers and online users build better and more authentic relationships online with our video platform.

Our product Remo Conference is the first ever virtual networking event platform to allow people to have face-to-face networking just like at offline events. The #1 reason why people go to offline events is to network with their peers, but today webinars don't offer this experience. Remo provides a virtual networking experience that allows attendees to meet each other like at an offline event.

Join our growing team with opportunity for remote workers or, if you are from HK, you may join us in our office. Get to know us from our mother company!

About You: 

Please provide in your application:
-Example screenshots or websites pages you developed

You are responsible for translating the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce the visual elements of the application. You will need to ensure good UI/UX for each visual elements you developed, including any error cases as well. You will also design the overall architecture of the web application and evolve it to ensure maximum performance and stability.

Aside from designing the  overall architecture, you will implement a robust set of services and APIs, build reusable code and libraries for future use, optimize the application for maximum speed and scalability. You will also handle implementation of security and data protection, translation of UI/UX wireframes to visual elements, integration of the front-end and back-end aspects of the web application and implementation of scripts for automating tasks for improving our services. 

You will have proficient knowledge of one or more back-end programming language (e.g. Nodejs, Python), understand differences between multiple delivery platforms (such as mobile vs, desktop), and optimize output to match the specific platform, good understanding of server-side templating languages, good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors  (e.g. Sass, Less), creating database schemas that represent and support business processes.

You also have ample knowledge in data migration, transformation, and scripting, management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes, understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application, and the ability to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests.

You also have an excellent understanding of ReactJS, Redux and SASS, good understanding of Expressjs, Firebase and NoSQL (e.g. MongoDB), proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery.

You also have a basic knowledge of image authoring tools, ability to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus, proficient understanding of code versioning tools (e.g Git), familiarity with development aiding tools (e.g. Webpack), understanding of Google Cloud Services and Docker Technologies, proficient communication skills in English.

This position is fully remote, unless you are in Hong Kong, and should expect to be in a fast paced and high speed learning environment. 

What we offer:

To land this gig, you must be flexible, have some experience in developing uber-cool designs and enjoy working with people from different cultures! Of course, you must be open to learning and able to speak out your mind! But, this is not just an ordinary team. For you to be able to join us, you must be ready to take on steep challenges, committed to learning and do whatever it takes (including performing boring tasks) to get an application off the ground.

Here are some things we offer:
-Work remotely, live and work anywhere you like!
-1 annual company retreat
-Learning and development stipend
-Work productivity stipend if you need a place to work or better internet

Also check out our culture from our mother company here! 

How to apply

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