Front-End Engineer

OVERVIEW

Front-End Engineer

Technology at Digitas comes in many forms - creative tech, data management, martech, web platforms, mobile apps, consulting & transformation. In any aspect, the partnership between data, creative, and technology is a key differentiator in our work.

 

Our Front-End Engineer role is a hands-on developer role working in a cross discipline team of UX designers, UI designers, and technologists to deliver mobile first web experiences.

 

Core Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with other engineers (front-end and back-end), creatives, and clients to design and implement mobile first web experiences using a component driven workflow.
  • Implementing web experiences consisting of single page applications, static pages, and canvas.
  • Working in front-end workflows within a project team of technical and non-technical members - e.g. component driven development.
  • Implementing HTML, CSS, and Javascript best practices.
  • Implementing best practices for respective front-end frameworks - e.g. ReactJS, VueJS, Tailwind, Bootstrap
  • Implementing API based platforms into front-end experiences.
  • Working with headless CMS platforms - e.g. Contentful
  • Working with platform developers (AEM, Sitecore, etc) to implement front-end components.
  • Working with API developers to define API requirements for front-end experiences.
  • Ensuring that software solutions are performant, secure, and properly documented.
  • Promote process improvements to increase development efficiency and quality of features.
  • Participating in code reviews.
  • Participating in the QA process to fix bugs and deliver working deliverables.
  • Thoroughly validating and verifying your work through manual test scripts and unit tests to ensure high-quality products.
  • Aware of data privacy when developing solutions.
  • Keeping a pulse on emerging features, code patterns, and community libraries.
  • Intellectual curiosity, passion, and a desire to learn and grow.
  • Eagerness to learn new languages, frameworks, and technologies.
  • A positive attitude towards both work and people.
  • Motivation to work independently as well as part of a team.

 

Required Skills

  • Strong proficiency in HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
  • Proficiency in reactive front-end experiences using ReactJS and/or VueJS.
  • Proficiency integrating REST API services into front-end experiences.
  • Experience working with UX Design, UI Design, and client teams.
  • Experience building canvas applications.
  • Working knowledge of application performance parameters as well as the ability to assess and optimize them.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

 

Qualifications

●      Worked in software engineering roles focussed on front-end development for 4+ years

 

Additional Information

Publicis Groupe, believes that our people are our greatest asset. Our people are chosen for their personalities, their ethics and professional qualities without any exclusion, preferential treatment or discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate by reason of age, gender, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, nationality, religion or disability or any other difference. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals and will provide appropriate assistance for candidates with disabilities or special needs throughout the recruitment process upon request.

About Digitas

 

Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, committed to helping brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. With diverse expertise in data, strategy, creative, media, and tech, we work across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. Curious and fully transparent, we are always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas has 3,500 employees across 18 countries and 32 offices, with an extended network via Publicis Media of over 23,500 employees present in more than 100 countries worldwide. To connect with Digitas or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.

 

 

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