React Engineer at STQRY - 2021 Summer Internship (New Zealand)

React Engineer at STQRY

We are looking for a JavaScript developer who has an interest in React. Your primary focus will be on developing a new web app for museums and galleries and implementing the app using React, Redux and TypeScript. You will ensure the components and the overall application are robust and easy to maintain. You will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is important.

This new platform offers an exciting opportunity to develop an app for our 1000+ plus global clients. Your code could get used in the Walt Disney Family Museum, the Empire State Building, or your local museum!

Responsibilities

  • Developing a new user-facing UI based on an existing API
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high-quality code
  • Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
  • Troubleshooting and debugging application bugs

Skills

  • Proficiency in TypeScript/JavaScript
  • Knowledge of CSS and HTML.
  • Ability to work within a design system/component library
  • Ability to work with CSS-in-JS libraries
  • Ability to create responsive layouts
  • Understanding of React and its core principles, as well as React Hooks
  • Experience with popular React.js state libraries (Redux, Redux Thunk, React Context)
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs
  • Experience with common front-end tooling such as Yarn, NPM, etc.
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git and GitHub
  • Ability to understand business requirements and adjust technical requirements accordingly
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization

Other skills

  • Good project management skills are a plus
  • Experience with user interface design is a plus
  • Knowledge of performance testing frameworks including Jest and Mocha is a plus
  • Familiarity with React Router is a plus
  • Understanding of SDLC and Agile methodologies is a plus

Application process

Please apply via the Summer of Tech website here

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