Front-End Developer - JavaScript, React, Node.js

Input Output Hong Kong - "IOHK" — Company based in Remote

via Remotely Awesome Jobs
We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming to join our Daedalus Wallet Development team. 
Your responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application(s) we make. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. 
Wherever you decide to work, you will be supported by and be part of IOHKs remote work culture that emphasizes online communication via Trello, Slack, GitHub, Hangouts. 
Skills & Requirements: 
We expect to see: 
  • Skills and Knowledge – You’ll have expert level JavaScript and web technologies (HTML5, CSS3), CSS preprocessors (LESS and SASS) and JavaScript frameworks (especially: React, Node.js), a deep knowledge of UX patterns and implementation. 
  • A strong technical understanding of software architecture and most common design patterns: 
  • Experience of writing unit, integration and acceptance tests 
  • Understanding of functional programming and concepts 
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser and cross-device compatibility issues and how to build responsive interfaces.
  • Code versioning tools, such as {Git / Mercurial / SVN}.
  • Good understanding of SEO principles.
  • Basic knowledge of image and design editing tools e.g. Sketch, Photoshop, Gimp, Illustrator etc
  • Completion of a relevant degree such as Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • Responsibilities
  • Build reusable, well commented code and libraries for future use.
  • Optimize code for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Collaborate with other team members from all over the world
What we value: 
  • Passion for working alongside teams that want to explore new frameworks and systems that are more fair, open and transparent. 
  • Collaboration and Inclusion: Innovation happens when people from different backgrounds and disciplines work closely together in an environment of respect and trust. You will help bring people into the conversation.
  • Transparency: Trust is built on openness and transparency. For example, all our code is open source and we share information openly with communities and colleagues.
  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision.  We offer a dynamic working environment that suits people who are self-motivated and can work autonomously.  You will naturally have strong communication and organisational skills and can work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. 
In addition to working on ground breaking projects, you’ll also get in return: 
  • Opportunity to work remotely 
  • Flexible hours
  • 20 days paid service interruption
  • Paid public holidays
  • 5 days paid sick leave
About IOHK 
In 2015 IOHK founders, Charles Hoskinson and Jeremy Wood, set out to cause cascading disruption, committed to using peer-to-peer innovations to provide financial services to the three billion people who don’t have them. They knew back then that they had to first create a place that was designed to enable such unprecedented ambition. A place where incredibly talented individuals are actually empowered to put their best work into the hands of millions of people to build on and explore new ways of working together. As IOHK continues to grow, we hope that these principles will serve each new person joining our ranks.  
Some projects that we've recently completed or are working on: 
When you apply… Please include an up-to-date resume. We also strongly encourage you to include a cover letter explaining why you’re interested in working at IOHK along with links to your portfolio. 


Who are IOHK?  We are a Research driven Engineering company that builds cryptocurrencies and block chains for academic institutions, government entities and corporations. We are a decentralized company that loves small innovative teams forming and executing ideas that cause cascading disruption.  

We are expanding rapidly and are looking to grow all of our teams – please check out our current vacancies here - All roles are remote, have a look, make an application and let’s talk! 

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