Senior Frontend Software Engineer - React

Discipline: Software Development
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Contact name: James Shenton

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Job ref: BH-65-1
Published: 18 days ago
Startdate: 2021-03-25
Senior Frontend Software Engineer required React / frontend development skills, UI systems design particularly for complex cloud centric distributed systems ideally with experience of security visibility / secure coding / security by design, as this role will designing and building / developing a green field video collaboration product for the US federal agencies / US government market which will need to ensure its meets with the federal security authorisation process.

 The office is based in the Virginia / Washington DC area but there is also potentially flexibility to be home based and work remotely from the Eastern side of the US.
Key skills required as Senior Frontend Software Engineer
  • Strong Front End / Frontend software Engineering skills particularly with React.js
  • Strong frontend design skills to develop and shipping quality products on time and to spec.
  • Experience of defining Front End requirements, clarifying and refining product specifications
  • Skills in Full Stack Development is an advantage and knowledge of Python, Golang, C++ etc
  • Proven experience of cloud product development with Azure, AWS or GCP
  • Extensive experience, working on large scale, high availability distributed services
  • Any experience of developing secure systems / security coding ideally that form part of FEDRAMP and/or FIPS 140-2 validated solutions an advantage
  • Or experience of security by design for software engineering or secure coding with any of PKI, CAC card / Common access card, encryption, Open SSL, certification authentication etc
  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or a related discipline is required
  • Desirable skills would include Video collaboration, Video conferencing, VOIP systems, (Cisco, Polycom / Poly / Teams / Zoom) etc, Telepresence and protocols such as SIP, H.323, WebRTC
Key aspects of the Senior Frontend Software Engineer

  • Design, develop, deliver, and rapidly iterate high quality code in as part of a new software development group based in the US
  • Drive the design, development of a new cloud based video collaboration product for the US federal agencies
  • Establish strong development standards and processes to help ensure the code maintains the highest quality both from the outset and as the team expands
  • Work with the team to co-develop, execute, and automate unit and product test plans
  • Contribute to multiple projects in a highly collaborative, cross functional, global environment
  • Collaborate with an operations team to facilitate support and monitoring of the service your team helped to design and develop
  • Work with the QA team for validation activities
  • Write, review, and revise product requirements and specifications
  • Participate in other areas of the software development process

This is an outstanding chance to join a green field project and new team for a global video collaboration project based in the Washington DC area who will work closely with their global software engineering teams. The company have an amazing culture and are fast growing business with a strong software engineering culture with a reputation building high secure and scalable products.


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