Mid-Level Front End Developer

Picture yourself helping the world's most recognized companies develop the world's best applications.

Would you like to develop technology for an established, engaged and expanding user base that consists of the world's leading technology companies? If this intrigues you, then as a Frontend Developer for SmartBear, you will build and shape front-end development practices on a tangible industry, a leading API development product with exposure to modern technology stacks and micro-services development tools.

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™, Ready!API™ along with SwaggerHub SaaS 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, Australia, Sweden, and Russia and with customers in 150+ countries.

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

  • 5+ years working with web-based technologies (JavaScript, HTML, CSS)
  • Including 3+ years of experience building front-end SPA & SaaS applications
  • Strong background in JavaScript (ES6) and knowledge of modern trends in Frontend Engineering
  • Proven ability to implement pixel perfect UI design X-browser (CSS3, pre-processors)
  • Experience in Single Page Application development using React on the front-end
  • Experience with Webpack; NodeJS, Docker, and any of Angular, jQuery, Java
  • Experience integrating with REST APIs
  • Experienced agile team member

SmartBear is a Destination Employer

  • 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".
  • We are a vibrant, fast-moving company located in the heart of Galway. We care about our employees and provide extensive professional guidance through mentoring, coaching and training to help them establish and grow their careers.
  • Modern Office Space – we are located in state-of-the-art offices in Mayoralty House in the heart of Galway City. Mayoralty House is a building steeped in history dating back to 1793. SmartBear has an open transparent layout with open areas for impromptu meetings, a large generous kitchen area, the Games Room with table tennis, putting green and games console.
  • Open and Collaborative – We have an inclusive, creative, passionate and fun environment.
  • Excellent Employee Benefitsincluding competitive industry salaries, Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Bike-to-Work Scheme and an attractive Pension Scheme.

SmartBear has an established, high growth culture and environment with a financially strong, 300+ employees across global locations company. The company's open and transparent working ethos makes it an enjoyable place to work. 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 Cisco, 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.

Candidates must have the ability to work permanently in the country without restriction.


Meet Some of SmartBear's Employees

John P.

Vice President, Products

John analyzes and understands the markets, then uses that insight to build products that customers love, and to accelerate the growth of the SmartBear API business.

Carlos G.

Sales Development Manager

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