Senior Software Engineer (HTML/JavaScript) – Apple Online Store

Uxbridge, Greater London, United Kingdom
Corporate Functions

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 35
Role Number:200147890
We’re a diverse collection of thinkers and doers, continually reimagining our products, systems, and practices to help people do what they love in new ways. Everything we create is the result of people in different roles and teams working together to make each other’s ideas stronger. That same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices, strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it! Today, the Apple Online Store provides one of the best multichannel commerce experiences in the world, and operates in 37 countries world-wide. At the Apple Online Store (AOS), its Engineering team is responsible for the global eCommerce platform that serves millions of customers around the world. We are a team highly skilled Software Engineering Managers, Engineers, Analysts and Project Managers based in Cupertino, London and Singapore. The Apple Online Store team in London is looking for an exceptional HTML/JavaScript Software Engineer with a proven track record of delivering complex and highly scalable web applications. You will help create pixel-perfect, robust and accessible user interfaces wielding the latest frameworks and tools in JavaScript, CSS, and web templates. Working alongside a Senior Software Engineer and other members of the team, your first project will be enhancing the Web Analytics applications on Apple’s Online Store.

Key Qualifications

  • Extensive years of experience in building pixel-perfect Web UI in: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience building Front-Ends for high traffic public facing web sites
  • Developing in open source web template languages (e.g. Mustache)
  • Creating design patterns in Web UI that are reusable, cross-browser compatible, and responsive
  • Strong understanding of two or more modern JavaScript libraries
  • Strong understanding of HTML5
  • Ability to develop new and innovative applications as well as debug and refactor existing code
  • Comfortable with source version control software (e.g. Git)
  • Must be committed to code quality. Must have experience with automated testing techniques
  • Good understanding of Web Analytics, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Accessibility
  • Exposure to Node.js and/or an isomorphic JavaScript library
  • Exposure to npm and dependency management
  • Exposure to Agile Development methodologies
  • Exposure to ECMAScript 6 (ES6)

Description

The ideal candidate for this role will demonstrate the following characteristics and experience: - Meticulous forward thinking individual, ready to aim for and define future visions, rather than simply maintaining status quo. - An in-depth understanding of Internet technologies and architectures and general application development. - Flexible attitude and willing to tackle new challenges – someone who is dynamic, high-energy and works with a sense of urgency. - Must possess aptitude for grasping new technical concepts. - Strong understanding of the full life-cycle development process. Must understand both agile and traditional development techniques, and be eager to influence the processes adopted by the team in delivering projects. - Enforce and contribute towards architectural & development techniques and standards.

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

  • Travel to the United States may be required once a year.
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.