(OLD) Front End Engineer

(London, United Kingdom)

Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we’re building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. Whether we’re creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we’re just getting started.

Are you interested in building products used by more than a billion people? Do you like shipping code at a rapid pace? Facebook is seeking an experienced Front End Engineer that is passionate about building mobile and desktop web applications. This position is full-time and is based in our London office.

Competitive Salary including the following benefits apply:

Medical Benefits

Dental Benefits

Vision Benefits

Pension Benefits

Life Assurance

Ride2Work

Childcare Benefits

Gym Benefits

Transport benefits

Laundry Benefit

Posted: 31st January 2017

Closing date: 28th of February 2017

Responsibilities

  • Implement the features and user interfaces of Facebook products like News Feed
  • Architect efficient and reusable front-end systems that drive complex web applications
  • Collaborate with Product Designers, Product Managers, and Software Engineers to deliver compelling user-facing products
  • Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3+ years of JavaScript experience, including concepts like asynchronous programming, closures, types, and ES6. Experience with React is a bonus
  • 3+ years of HTML/CSS experience, including concepts like layout, specificity, cross browser compatibility, and accessibility
  • 3+ years experience with browser APIs and optimizing front end performance
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field preferred

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