Front-End Developer

Technology · Bucharest, Remote
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Nexford University is looking for a Frontend Developer to join our team and assist us in building cutting edge products to transform higher education. Together with your scrum team you will build features to be used by hundreds of thousands of learners.


Nexford is a next-generation university that relies on data and insights to constantly improve products and processes to deliver ever improving outcomes for our learners; there is a wealth of opportunity to make a real difference in this role and help people all over the world while transforming higher education! The ideal candidate combines a passion for tech with deep experience in full stack development in Agile teams. Be an influential early member of a growing team at the heart of Nexford’s mission.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Collaborate with the product owners, team leads, developers and data scientists to build tested, deployable, supportable features used by learners, faculty, and business partners.
  • Perform code reviews and refactor code as needed to keep code base evolving
  • Build frontend architecture, components, and pages in React
  • Help build mobile apps.


Competencies:


  • Innovative, critical and original thinking
  • Progressive attitude and growth mindset
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills
  • Attention to details and quality obsessed
  • Problem solving and fast-paced decision making


The ideal candidate:  


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or related field
  • 4+ years' work experience in frontend development
  • Strong Typescript and React developer
  • Your code must be readable, testable, and follow best practices
  • Customer centric ideas to shape and improve the product
  • Experience with continuous delivery.


Preference will be given to candidates with:


  • Mobile app development experience
  • Full stack developers (C# / SQL) who are front end experts
  • Microservices, cloud based, event-driven architecture experience


Life at Nexford University


  • Become part of a team that shares a vision to enable greater social and economic mobility through high quality, affordable education around the world. 
  • Fully remote working: enjoy the flexibility to work anywhere you like and the freedom to manage your own time while meeting role objectives 
  • Generous vacation days for all employees globally 
  • 12 days for your own professional development 
  • Free access to LinkedIn Learning from the 1st day of employment 
  • 50% off all tuition fees for you and your family 

 

About Nexford University


Nexford University is a next-generation university based in Washington DC offering a competency-based learning model. Nexford’s mission is to enable greater social and economic mobility by providing an affordable high-quality education that will positively impact millions of lives around the world.


Nexford offers the following degrees and certificates: Associate of Applied Science in Business (AAS), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), MBA, nine undergraduate certificates and three graduate certificates in the field of business. Nexford provides learners with a fully online global education based on mastery of competencies relevant in the workplace. A global team of faculty and advisors support learning and professional success through the innovative use of technology, such as AI and machine learning.


We believe that a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive institution is a more innovative and successful one and, at Nexford University, we strive to build teams and foster a work environment that reflects our dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion. As part of this commitment, we recognize that an individual’s value and contributions extend beyond just technical skills. If your experience is close to what you see listed, please consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills—when coupled with passion, curiosity, and a can-do attitude—are keys to excellence; therefore, we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process.  


For more information, visit www.nexford.org.

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  • Location
    Bucharest, Remote
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced