Careers - Gorilla Logic

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Mid JavaScript Developer
Medellin, Colombia or San Jose, Costa Rica
Software Engineering
JO-2012-2531

About Us

Gorilla Logic provides custom application development services on the ground and in the cloud to many of the world's leading software-driven organizations. Our highly collaborative, Agile Gorillas are uniquely qualified to implement complex software initiatives and are skilled at large Agile implementations. As an established leader in mobile, internet, and enterprise application development we attract some of the most talented developers and interesting projects. Gorilla Logic's commitment to solving advanced technology issues enables us to deliver high-quality, full-featured applications we are proud of.


The Details

  • Full-time employment with Gorilla Logic
  • Work out of our very modern office in San Jose, Costa Rica or Medellín, Colombia
  • Position available to start ASAP; Flexible for 30-day notice
  • Fun environment and flexible work schedule
  • Paid company private insurance and compensated days off
  • Product ownership, close-knit team, and endless opportunities within company!

Front-End Engineer

Gorilla Logic is looking for a Front-End JavaScript Engineer, who will work with a team of engineers building and maintaining our client’s web application. This role requires implementing visual and interactive elements that users engage with through their web browser when using a web application. Our environment will require you to work effectively with your teammates, of course. But your real success will be measured by how well you couple critical thinking with self-motivation, enthusiasm and determination.


Responsibilities

  • Developing new features to enhance the user experience
  • Translation of UI/UX design wireframes to actual code
  • Write reusable code and libraries
  • Develop functional and appealing web applications based on usability
  • Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout a products interface
  • Ensuring user experience determines design choices
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Ability to effectively communicate with the creative team and clients
  • Ensure the use of best practices across projects
  • Actively participating in technical decision making and architecture
  • Ability to mentor team members


Technical Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 3+ years of web development experience using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • 2+ years of experience with a modern JavaScript framework
  • Experience with Front End Frameworks like Bootstrap and Material Design
  • Experience with CSS pre-processing tools, such as LESS and SASS
  • TypeScript development experience
  • Experience with responsive, mobile and progressive web applications
  • Understanding of SEO principles
  • Experience with RESTful Web Services, API’s and asynchronous data flow
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Version control, such as Git, CVS, TFS or SVN, and CI/CD fundamentals
  • Experience with Testing and Debugging
  • Cross browser development displaying web application consistently
  • Basic knowledge of graphical tools like Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch and Figma
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills to interact with Agile team members 
  • Demonstrated ability to work with clients, UI/UX design and back-end developers
  • Good Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills

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