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Intermediate JavaScript Developer (JHB/PTA/CPT)

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng ~ Pretoria/Centurion – Gauteng

ENVIRONMENT:
A cutting-edge provider of End-to-End Technology & Services seeks the coding expertise of a Senior JavaScript Developer to join its team.  As an Intermediate JavaScript Developer, you will contribute to developing dynamic web applications using modern JavaScript frameworks. You will collaborate with a team of developers, designers, and product managers to deliver high-quality software solutions. This role offers an excellent opportunity to enhance your skills and grow within a supportive and innovative environment.  You must have Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field and 2-4 years of experience in JavaScript development.
 
DUTIES:
  • Develop, test, and maintain web applications using JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • Utilize frameworks like React, Angular, or Vue.js to build user interfaces.
  • Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code.
  • Assist in code reviews and follow best practices for code quality.
  • Work closely with UX/UI designers to implement user-friendly interfaces.
  • Integrate RESTful APIs and work with backend developers to ensure seamless integration.
  • Troubleshoot and debug issues as they arise.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies.
  • Contribute to team collaboration and knowledge sharing.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • 2-4 years of experience in JavaScript development.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript and familiarity with frameworks such as React, Angular, or Vue.js.
  • Strong understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and responsive design principles.
  • Experience with version control systems like Git.
  • Knowledge of web performance optimization techniques.
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum methodologies.
 
Preferred Skills
  • Experience with server-side JavaScript (Node.js).
  • Familiarity with TypeScript.
  • Understanding of CI/CD pipelines and DevOps practices.
  • Experience with cloud services such as AWS or Azure.
  • Knowledge of testing frameworks like Jest or Mocha.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Good problem-solving skills and attention to detail. 
  • Effective communication and teamwork abilities. 

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