JavaScript Engineer


Full TimeReact
Posted 2 years ago
As an industry leader and Software-as-a-Service provider our mission at 8x8, Inc. [NYSE: EGHT] is to transform the future of business communications. The 8x8 Open Communications Platform (TM) uniquely brings together Voice, Video, Collaboration, Contact Center, and enterprise-class API solutions, helping businesses across the globe transform their customer and employee experience, and empowering workforces worldwide to work smarter.

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As a JavaScript engineer you will join an experienced team of like-minded individuals, adding your own distinctive style and flair to our ever expanding portfolio of modern React applications.
Your code will be a shining example for the rest of the company to admire as you craft the most robust, responsive and maintainable components in our Cluj center of excellence.
We have a strong team first culture with collaboration, support and job satisfaction being our watch words.  We aim to produce elegant designs to create the highest quality product.

        Develop modern React applications built on our newly created APIs
        Ensure code reuse is championed
        Make our design teams visions come true in high quality code
        Add some shine to our legacy applications by converting them to React
        Insist on highly performant, responsive and compatible components
        Work with the management team to achieve both company and personal goals
        Fixing issues to ensure our customers have the very best user experience
        Assist our quality assurance teams in testing your newly implemented features

Ideal Candidate
        Degree in colouring in
        Ideally strong commercial experience in React otherwise experience with AngularJS or Vue.js
        Expert in CSS with a focus on cross-browser compatibility
        Use of Redux in a production environment
        Familiar with modern ECMAScript specifications
        Able to consume RESTful APIs with ease
        Knowledge of JWT and OAuth
        Significant experience with Webpack, NPM, Yarn, Babel and Jest
        Consistently produces highly optimized components and uses benchmarks to prove it
        Effectively translates design and product requirements into technical requirements
        Passionate about delivering high-quality software
        Excited about learning and improving
        Attentive to detail, flexible, and able to work with legacy codebases
        Proficient in the use of tools such as git and Jenkins

What you’ll get
In return for bringing your experience to 8x8 you will get an excellent package with benefits such as
        Excellent salary
        RSUs - stock based compensation (Every employee is a stockholder)
        Work from home
        Continued career development
        Your name pronounced incorrectly at every global demo
        Social events
        Yearly pay reviews
        Company Bonus (paid 2x a year)
        New packet of crayons
        Office lunch Wednesday (for when we're able to return to the office)
        Great work / life balance
        Private Healthcare, Private Pension, Life Insurance, Dental plan, Meal Tickets, Gym Membership
        Top spec hardware and accessories to work on
        An office chair of your own to work at home

For a closer look into what life at 8x8 International and the Cluj office look like check out our Instagram page.

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