Frontend Developer

Would you like to develop technology for an established, engaged and expanding user base that consists of the world’s leading technology companies? SmartBear is the preeminent API tooling company within the global open source and commercial markets helping companies and consumers define, develop, deploy, and monitor APIs. The API product line is experiencing significant worldwide customer adoption and we continue to invest in and scale our capabilities. Our award-winning SoapUI™ and Ready!API™ tools lead a strong portfolio of API software that companies like Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft use daily. SmartBear is a global company with locations in US, Ireland, Sweden and Russia with customers in 150+ countries.

As a Frontend Developer, you will build and shape front-end development practices on a tangible industry, leading API development product with exposure to cutting edge server-side and microservices development tools.

Responsibilities

  • Tackle interesting challenges as we continue evolving our technology from the desktop to flexible, cloud based solutions
  • Single Page Application development using React JS (Reflux, Redux) and other cutting edge frameworks & libraries
  • Implementing new functionality in close cooperation with stakeholders
  • Build well designed, clean applications with solid technical foundations
  • Participate in design and code reviews, develop, debug, or modify source code and unit tests
  • Create and maintain technical and support documentation

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience building front-end SaaS applications
  • Strong background in JavaScript
  • Experience in Single Page Application development using React.js on the front-end
  • Experience with some of: Grunt; Node.js, Angular.js, JQuery, Docker, Java
  • Experience integrating with REST APIs
  • Agile development knowledge
  • Ability to build well designed, clean applications with solid technical foundations

SmartBear Is A Destination Employer

  • Invest In Our Employees – We care about the success of our employees and provide guidance and tools to help them grow their careers and succeed. We seek to continuously learn and evolve and strive to be the company of choice.
  • Open and Collaborative Environment – We have an inclusive, creative, passionate, fun, and successful environment.
  • Award Winning Technology – SmartBear is a market leader and has won numerous, prestigious industry awards for its software solutions, including “Top Innovator and Leader In Software Development”.
  • Invested Leadership Team – Our executives have a proven record of success, are passionate about the success of the employees and the company, and are focused on supporting the sales organization.
  • Ideal Location – We are conveniently located in the heart of Galway, overlooking Galway Bay and steps away from the vibrant city centre and Eyre Square’s emerging tech start up scene.
  • Strong Benefits – Robust annual leave and public holidays, health insurance, and pension.
  • Community Service and Philanthropy – SmartBear is committed to giving back to the community. We offer employees a day off to serve the cause of their choice or work in teams to support an organization. SmartBear also contributes time and donates to meaningful organizations, such as aiding at-risk children and combatting homelessness.

About SmartBear

SmartBear is a combination of a start-up, high growth culture and environment, with an established, financially strong, 300 employees across six global locations company. We provide leading companies with the technology to help them build some of the greatest applications, high performing websites, electronic shopping carts, SaaS and cloud-based software solutions throughout every step of the development cycle from coding, to testing, to launch, to monitoring performance. We work with companies such as Google, Disney, Apple, jetBlue, Johnson & Johnson and leading venture-backed, start-ups (as well as 25,000+ other companies). We have a community of over 4 million users that leverage our software and solutions. Please visit smartbear.com for more information and where you can find out the origin of the SmartBear name.


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