Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.
Currently we are looking for an Angular/CSS Software Engineer for our Prague office to make the team even stronger.
Our client is an Investment Bank which provides large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs. The risk, finance and treasury technology team comprises 3500 colleagues situated in the major hubs of the United Kingdom, the United States, Czech Republic, etc.
You will be part of a front-end team that delivers UI implementation expertise within RFT mostly focused around market risk applications. Projects are highly varied and can range from specialised risk management applications for front-office staff to regulatory dashboards to specialised data visualisation applications. Applications need to be coded to a very high standard with developers having expert knowledge of creating high-performance applications, able to display large volumes of data and developed to run on a scalable, global infrastructure.
The team includes UX and visual designers who work closely with users and technology teams to develop design solutions to a high resolution visual design. You will be responsible for implementing these designs using SASS to a pixel-perfect level following the strategic technology stack and standards using the latest Typescript and Angular within the constraints of a flexible design language.
Experience in taking a high-resolution design (sketch files in particular) and implementing them in HTML5/CSS/JS solutions;
Experience in developing responsive applications targeting multiple screen dimensions and multiple devices;
Experience in D3.js or similar data visualisation libraries;
DOM operations optimization, related design principles, avoiding reflows and repaints;
CSS Expert: including selectors, transitions, different box models and display styles in a responsive/fluent context;
Asynchronous operations and patterns to deal with those (mostly details of promises patterns);
Client – server communication, REST services, real time communication using web sockets, cross origin policy;
Writing Unit testing and testable code e.g. Karma;
Practical knowledge of CSS pre-processors like SASS/LESS etc;
Practical knowledge of popular development tools like npm, grunt, gulp, karma, jspm etc.
Nice to have
Master’s degree in a technical discipline;
Knowledge of working with UX teams and designers;
Experience in working in a financial organisation or awareness of financial concepts;
Experience in DevOps environments and platforms (Git, TeamCity etc.);
Familiar with an Agile approach to development;
Knowledge of working with large scale datasets;
Any knowledge of Java/C# is a bonus but not necessary.
We offer the possibility to work on full product lifecycle – from concept to delivery into production;
We are open for innovations and modern technologies;
We offer guaranteed professional growth through the technology trainings and technology communities inside EPAM;
We are proactive Agile/Scrum/XP practitioners;
We propose to realize your ideas and potential within the democratic environment;
Using English on a daily basis, communication with people from different countries;
As a team - we bring in all our empathy, synergy and drive to focus on the client – bringing world class experience online;
Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
Comfortable and modern offices in Prague 4;
Benefit program (5 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, wage compensation for the first three days of illness, meal vouchers, flexi pass, annual coupon of Prague city public transport, multisport cards);