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Frontend Engineer

Dublin, Ireland

Nitro are looking to hire an experienced Front End Engineer to join our eCommerce Products Team. 

Who We Are: Our Beliefs

We make documents smarter! At Nitro, we are changing the way the world works with documents, and leading the digital transformation of the world's largest companies. Today Nitro is a prominent document productivity solution, the #1 competitor of Adobe Acrobat and a leading eSignature solution. We are leveraging our success to build the next generation smart document platform that is revolutionizing document productivity, corporate security and sustainability. With your help, we will extend our smart document platform and eventually leverage artificial intelligence to solve some huge problems with the data currently locked away in billions of documents.

Why Nitro Engineering: 

Engineering is a critical function at Nitro, developing the products and services at the heart and soul of our business today, and helping us realize our vision of smarter documents in the future. We have an incredibly talented and diverse Engineering team that cares, with a strong culture that believes in building the right things and building them the right way. 

  • Our products are used by over 650K businesses and 30M users 
  • We work with cutting edge technology 
  • Quarterly Hack Weeks! 
  • Help digitally transform the largest companies in the world 
  • Help save the planet and trees by reducing printing and paper 
  • Work with a smart, passionate team with a truly unique culture 
  • Monopolies are bad 

What you'll be doing: 

  •  Collaborating with Product Management, Engineering and Design to build a product that will enable our users to purchase our offerings and manage their entitlements on our system 
  • Building elegant interfaces that deliver amazing customer experiences 
  • Building modular, testable, and reusable Javascript components 
  • Building automated end to end tests 
  • Building deployment workflows to support continuous delivery 
  • Researching new front-end technologies to drive innovation 
  • Evaluating the existing application codebase and driving improvement 
  • Evangelizing best practices and standards 

Experience & Qualifications: 

  • 2+ years experience as a Front End Engineer or equivalent 
  • 2+ years building browser-based rich user interface applications 
  • Professional experience with CSS and CSS pre-processors (Less, Sass, or similar) 
  • Ability to translate a high-level open-ended requirement into a working prototype with real data 
  • Professional experience with end-to-end test automation frameworks 
  • Expertise in Javascript and Typescript (using modern frameworks) e.g. Angular v7, Vue.js 
  • Professional experience with responsive design specifically targeting mobile web browsers 
  • Professional experience integrating with internal and external RESTful services 
  • Professional experience with npm or similar package management tools 
  • Professional experience with Webpack or similar build tools 
  • Good understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and solutions for modern browsers 
  • Ability to advocate for front-end development standards, design patterns, and best practices 

 Nice to have: 

  • Experience with eCommerce 
  • Experience working in Java or Scala (functional programming approach) 
  • Experience with asynchronous / event driven architectures 
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