Software Engineer, Front End

    • Sofia, Bulgaria
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We are looking for someone interested in developing a React app. They should have at least 2 years of professional experience building a SPA. And, they should be keen to write simple, testable, robust, and maintainable code. They should be able to play a role in making architectural and design decisions. Good communication skills are a must -- we are looking for a team player, not a rock-star.

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Your skills:

  • Strong programming fundamentals.
  • Excellent understanding of JavaScript (ES6), React or some other SPA framework.
  • Proficient in CSS.
  • Works with git or other VCS on a daily basis.
  • Strong communication skills in English.
  • A commitment to user focus, collaborative problem solving and building quality products is essential.
  • Experience with TypeScript (plus)
  • Experience with Redux architecture (plus)

Your responsibilities:

  • Build delightful, usable, and accessible interfaces
  • Rapidly innovate on product with fail fast mindset
  • Implement features using cutting edge front-end technologies to acquire learners, increase conversion and engagement with rapid data-driven iteration
  • Measure your work thoroughly, analyze results, and generate hypotheses to drive new product changes through A/B testing
  • An appetite to dive in and understand all the nuances of front-end infrastructure too.
  • Work with other developers to advance UI frameworks.
  • We aspire to make front-end development easier, faster, and better for everyone at Coursera!

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