Front End Software Engineer

Engineering & Product Singapore, Singapore


Description

Zendesk is looking for Front End Software Engineer with a passion for Javascript. You’ll join our dynamic, expanding Engineering team in Singapore. JavaScript is a major part of Zendesk product development. We build our user interface using a combination of proprietary and open source frameworks. Backend services are powered by Node.js and Twisted.

As a Front End Software Engineer, you’ll work alongside smart people who care about the product and the code. We emphasize pragmatism over dogmatism. Our team uses best practices at every stage of the development cycle: peer code review, automated testing and rapid deployment. As part of our team, you’ll own software throughout the entire development life-cycle.

You’ll have the opportunity to quickly develop your skills whilst liaising with engineers in other offices, including San Francisco and Melbourne.

If you'd like to know more about Zendesk, please check out some of our videos:

This is Zendesk - http://goo.gl/mN6qEW

Why Zendesk - http://goo.gl/c2Gi22

Come join the team and help us push the boundaries of web applications.  

What you bring to the role:

  • Previous experience in a similar role as a Front End Software Engineer, Web Developer, JavaScript Ninja, UI Developer etc
  • Knowledge of modern JavaScript techniques and web development, including experience with at least one JavaScript framework (e.g. React, Ember, Angular).
  • Experience in writing Single Page App using JavaScript.
  • Mad skills in HTML & CSS, structure UI in components
  • A passion for great design and usability
  • Great communication skills and an ability to work well with others
  • Experience in building embeddable frameworks
  • Contributions to open-source, especially a JavaScript framework


Culture and Perks


Zendesk Singapore office is home to our highly successful chat product.  We approach work with calm, focus, a sense of humour whilst keeping sane working hours. At Zendesk we also have a culture where ideas come from the bottom up - we have yearly company hackathon!

Perks include stocks, flexible working hours, $1500 training allowance, medical cover, mobile phone allowance and 4 months paternity leave.


Zendesk builds software for better customer relationships. It empowers organizations to improve customer engagement and better understand their customers. Zendesk products are easy to use and implement. They give organizations the flexibility to move quickly, focus on innovation, and scale with their growth. Based in San Francisco, Zendesk has operations in the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia, and South America. Learn more at www.zendesk.com.

Individuals seeking employment at Zendesk are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.


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