Senior Frontend Software Developer at Megaport

Technology, Full-time, Brisbane brisbane engineering full-time
Posted 11 days ago

About the Role
We are looking to add multiple Senior Frontend Developers to our Frontend Development team to enable us to build high quality software more quickly and to improve our systems for both customers and internal users.

Reporting to the Frontend Development Manager, this role will be a key contributor to our highest value web property, the Megaport Portal, and other internal and customer-facing software.

About Megaport
Megaport has transformed the way IT gets connected. We're global leaders in Network as a Service (NaaS), changing the way businesses reach the cloud. We're also a leading partner to Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, NYSE, and many other leading technology companies. Megaport is a publicly traded company on the Australian Stock Exchange with a market cap exceeding $2 Billion. We’re a lean, high-achieving team made up of over 230 members globally. While the company is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, employees are spread out across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Staff enjoy an environment that is collaborative, supportive, and fun.
Our Team Culture
Join a team of globally-positioned industry experts that lead by example. We do not compromise our values for commercial gain; we are all custodians of our culture, and the customer is at the centre of everything we do. Our employees are motivated, adaptable, persistent, hard-working, and dynamic. Our culture permeates everything we do and this, in turn with a global vision, forms a commitment to each other, our customers, and shareholders alike.

What You'll Be Doing

  • This role will be a key contributor to our highest value web property - the Megaport Portal, working with the existing engineering team to build the best user experience and producing a high quality codebase while meeting implementation goals.
  • Help build and maintain the Megaport Portal and other frontend tools using a modern frontend development stack including Vue, ES2015+, Webpack and SASS.
  • Work closely with and incorporate feedback from project managers, designers and other engineers
  • Proactively enhance our web platform, and participate in building the team culture through mentoring and collaboration.
  • Write client-side code for web-based applications, create fast, easy-to-use applications, and develop prototypes quickly.
  • What We Are Looking For

  • Significant experience building performant, testable and maintainable code with VueJS or other modern frameworks such as Angular JS or React.
  • An agile mindset with the ability to work in a transparent and collaborative manner.
  • Demonstrable experience consuming and integrating web services including REST, OAuth and other 3rd party services.
  • Experience developing responsive web applications that work across multiple devices.
  • Proficiency in website debugging and cross browser testing.
  • Solid understanding of W3C standards and guidelines, including web accessibility, semantic web, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript Web APIs and internationalisation.
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Experience using CSS dialects such as Stylus, SASS or LESS.
  • Experience and a working knowledge revision control systems, preferably Git.
  • What We Offer

  • Flexible working environments
  • Birthday Leave
  • Generous study and training allowance + development opportunities + 5 days paid study leave
  • Creative, fun, and contemporary workspaces
  • Motivated team of industry experts and new talent
  • Celebrated success with ‘Legend’ and ‘Kudos’ Awards
  • Health and wellness program
  • Opportunities for career growth and potential for global intra-company transfers for interested candidates
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