Vacancy for Front End Software Engineer (Contract)




Our client, a fast growing Software Solutions & Technology company with an exceptional team has given us the task to source Front-end Software Engineers (Contract) who are available for a short term project (1 Month). The Front End Software Engineer position requires an individual who lives, breathes and sleeps codes. Someone who easily finds solutions to technological challenges and likes to make an impact on millions. It requires someone who has built innovative software applications and knows what it takes to deliver effectively as a Front end Software developer in a fast growing software technology company.


The Front-end Software Engineer, will be developing for a diverse user-base while focusing on site performance, usability, and human interaction design. Our user interface requires empowering users of varying cultures and knowledge with a consistently fluid and elegant experience unmatched in the industry. A proficient understanding of and deep love for web development is required to solve fundamental problems for the fastest growing markets in Africa.


Create a polished and consistent user experience across all devices and platforms.
Design a responsive and maintainable front-end infrastructure that must operate globally.
Gain a deep understanding for our diverse user-base via metrics and analytics.
Develop with flexibility for thorough internationalization and localization support.
Work closely with design, front-end, and back-end teams during product development.
Provide guidance on front-end strategies, standards, and best practices.
Drive user interaction discussions to meet our customer and product needs.


Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
Skilled in HTML, Javascript, and CSS.
Ability to make decisions informed by proper design.
Strong sense for proper testing methodologies

Experience: A minimum of two (3) years relevant hands-on post-qualification experience with skills in HTML, Javascript, jQuery, PHP and react.js.

Ability to integrate with back-end APIs.

Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3.


Can-do Spirit – Takes a holistic approach in critically exploring all possible options before searching for alternatives.

Execution – Quality experience beyond theory to actual use of HTML, react.js, Java script, and PHP.

Problem Solving – Proactive enough to Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner.

Innovative – Constantly abreast with evolving technology and new ways of doing things.

Team Work - Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views.

Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

Ethics - Works with integrity and ethically.

Adaptability - Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions.


Occassional work from various company subsidiaries may be required.

May occassionally work remotely

To perform this job successfully, the individual should have expertise in HTML, Java script, PHP.

HOW TO APPLY: Interested and qualified applicants should send their CV’s as an attachment to: with Front-end Software Engineer (Contract) as the email subject.

NOTE. This position is a short term (1 month) contract. Only short-listed candidates who meet specified requirements will be contacted.


Frontend developers with all this?. Frontend? My God!.


Read the application very well, albeit the long rant on innovation, work ethic, productivity …yada yada.
The requirements are reasonable.


My only issue is the request for PHP expertise in a frontend position, other than that, it’s not bad.


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