UI Engineer

Austin, Texas, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Role Number: 200074247
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, phenomenal ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple's Self-Service Engineering team is looking for a highly creative, detail oriented front end/UI Web developer to build highly usable Web applications that serve millions of customers world-wide. Candidate should have a strong eye for pixel flawless design on par with Apple standards. We are looking for someone who can turn a set of written requirements and wireframes into fully functional and highly performant Web applications utilizing standards compliant HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Candidate must be fluent in writing modern JavaScript, as well as crafting and architecting complex applications using modern frameworks. This person should have a proven history of innovative web application development.

Key Qualifications

  • Deep understanding of modern javascript concepts, such as closures, pure functions, promises and unit testing
  • Real world experience with at least one of the following frameworks: Angular, React or Vue.js
  • Familiarity with code organization and tooling, including linting, bundling and testing tools
  • End-to-end Web application development experience (you have code in a production system)
  • Fluent in semantic HTML and CSS standard methodologies
  • Cross-browser development and testing
  • Experience integrating with web services
  • High ownership, self-sufficient, hands-on leader to drive quality in usability and experience
  • A perfectionist who makes sure every pixel is in the right place
  • Ability to design, architect and quickly complete projects with minimal supervision and direction
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Description

We turn design concepts into fully working enterprise level Web applications Rapid prototyping of design concepts and quickly identify and fix JavaScript and CSS defects and performance issues Collaborate on optimal user experience choices based on business requirements Develop high performance, scalable JavaScript code and integrate front end code with backend Web services Optimize existing JavaScript code Create re-usable, modular code

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or related field with 5+ years experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Nice to have
  • Experience leading a team of developers, driving quality and deliverables through direction, mentoring and code reviews
  • Experience working with stakeholders to translate business needs into actionable development requirements
  • Familiarity with the agile development process
  • Experience implementing accessibility standards and best practices
  • Familiarity with UX design and usability concepts
  • NodeJs development experience