Genestack is a genomics platform which is used by biologists to research, store, organise and process data. We have offices in St. Petersburg (Russia) and Cambridge (UK).
We’re searching for a UI developer in St. Petersburg or Cambridge. They will:
–Conceive, code and maintain bioinformatical and administrative UIs;
–Improve our development environment.
We solve hard problems within short iterations and immovable deadlines. This is why we want a strong front end specialist.
–Fundamental JS knowledge;
–Intimate knowledge of DOM APIs;
–Expertise in jQuery;
–Understanding of OOP and FP principles, and of MVC approach;
–Ability to create UI components and build UIs with them;
–Experience with unit testing;
–Experience with modern JS tooling;
–Interest in new JS trends: React, Angular 2, Webpack, etc.
–Basic knowledge of node.js.
Our candidate is also a CSS expert. The following is required:
–CSS fundamentals knowledge;
–CSS3 experience (incl. flexbox);
–Proficiency with browser devtools.
–Canvas and d3 experience are also very appreciated.
Some knowledge of Java is a plus.
Our UI developers design the UIs themselves. They should have some fundamental knowledge about UI design and a portfolio. We expect our candidates to have read or have knowledge of the works of Norman, Cooper, Tufte or Raskin.
We’re searching for a responsible and experienced developer, who is able to work on their own, without a manager (we don’t have any).