Datafin

Front-End Developer

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng

ENVIRONMENT:
A distinguished Johannesburg-based company, at the forefront of Intelligent Process Automation (IPA), is presently amid a search for a highly capable Front-End Developer to become an integral part of their dynamic team. The candidate they seek should possess a profound enthusiasm for development coupled with a discerning eye for design. Collaborative efforts with their design and back-end development units will be essential to translate captivating and user-friendly digital experiences into reality.  Requirements for this role include a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Web Development, or a related field (or an equivalent accumulation of work experience). A robust command of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is indispensable, with a specific emphasis on crafting neat, modular code.
(All applicants will need to submit copies of Matric and Degree Certificates that include the results).
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Proven work experience as a Front-End Developer or similar role.
  • Strong proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, with a focus on writing clean, modular code.
  • Experience with front-end libraries and frameworks (e.g., React, Angular, Vue.js).
  • Familiarity with responsive design principles and mobile-first development.
  • Solid understanding of browser rendering behaviour and performance optimization techniques.
  • Proficiency in using version control systems, preferably Git.
  • Portfolio showcasing previous front-end development projects is a plus.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Web Development, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • 2+ years of professional experience in front-end development.
  • Demonstrated experience with at least one major front-end framework.
  • Experience with performance optimization tools and techniques.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills to effectively work with designers, back-end developers, and other team members.
  • Strong passion for staying up to date with the latest web technologies and trends.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.