Software Engineer II (Frontend)
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2023
As an SE2 at Helpshift, you will play a critical role in the development of our frontend applications, ensuring they are performant, scalable, and user-friendly. You will collaborate closely with our cross-functional teams to deliver world-class user experiences that delight our customers.
- Collaboration: Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to develop product features that impact thousands of customer service representatives globally.
- Code Quality: Write scalable, maintainable, and clean code to meet performance and architectural standards.
- UI/UX Integration: Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs, collaborating with designers to bring pixel-perfect designs to life.
- Code Reusability: Create reusable code and libraries to optimize development efficiency and ensure code consistency.
- Performance Optimization: Optimize frontend applications for maximum speed and scalability, continuously monitoring and improving performance.
- Feature Development: Collaborate with your team to define, design, and ship new features that enhance our product offerings.
- Issue Resolution: Identify bottlenecks, bugs, and performance issues, and proactively address them to ensure a seamless user experience.
- Code Maintenance: Maintain code quality, organization, and test coverage, promoting best practices and code review.
- Code Review: Conduct and participate in code reviews to ensure high code quality and adherence to coding standards.
- Mentorship: Provide guidance and mentorship to junior developers, fostering their growth and development.
- Documentation: Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for frontend code and processes to facilitate knowledge sharing.
- Security and Accessibility: Implement and maintain security best practices and ensure accessibility standards (e.g., WCAG) are met.
- Technological Innovation: Stay up-to-date with emerging frontend technologies and trends, exploring their potential application to improve our products.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience).
- Good understanding of ReactJS and reFlux and Flux.
- Familiarity with build tools like Babel and Gulp.
- Knowledge of frontend optimisation techniques and tools (e.g. PageSpeed, Lighthouse).
- Experience with frontend frameworks such as React, Angular, or Vue.js.
- Strong understanding of responsive web design and cross-browser compatibility.
- Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and CI/CD pipelines.
- Excellent problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to issue resolution.
- Handy with the shell and automation tools.
- Experience with CSS frameworks like SASS and Tailwind.
- Experience working on large front-end applications.
Nice to have:
- Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
- Professional development opportunities.
- Collaborative and innovative work environment.
- Build & improve self-service experience.
- Conversation builder to help customer create better workflows to get information from users to serve better & faster.
- Admin portal to help customers define & control support journey as well as branding.
If you are a passionate and experienced Senior Frontend Developer looking to make a significant impact in a dynamic and forward-thinking company, we encourage you to apply and join our team at Helpshift. Help us shape the future of customer service technology and deliver exceptional user experiences to our global audience
Helpshift embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.