Lead Front-End Engineer


  • Makati, Philippines
    5046 P Burgos , Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full time
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Lead Front-End Engineer


Job Description

Kalibrr is looking for a Lead Front-end Engineer to help us build the next set of world-class web applications for bridging talent and opportunity in the region. As this is a senior position, we are looking for someone who is not only passionate and excited about building compelling user experiences, but also someone who has the experience and demonstrable success in maintaining multiple applications as they grow in complexity.

You'll be working with a diverse set of engineers, data scientists, designers, product managers, and senior leadership in strategizing and figuring out how to build new applications and maintain existing ones. Communication should be on point. And we will look to your leadership and expertise as you make decisions alongside direct reports, peers, and co-leaders.

Minimum Qualifications

Responsibilities and Duties

Despite being a role that's surrounded by people with different positions and skill sets, you’ll still spend most of your time coding. So you’ll need to be able to write elegant, efficient, and maintainable code. You’ll be expected to:

  • Lead and work closely with other engineers in building out applications including:
    • Developing completely new applications
    • Developing features and Investigating issues within existing applications
    • Mentoring and coaching
  • Collaborate across senior leadership, product management, designers and data scientists
  • Empathize with end-users and participate in design sessions
  • Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of Kalibrr's applications and services—design, deployment, operation, and refinement.

Minimum Qualifications

Below are a list of qualifications of what we think would fit this role really well, but we encourage interested applicants to still apply:

  • At least 5 years of experience building and developing complex web applications
  • Understands REST API principles and security risks such as XSS and XSRF
  • Adept in using JavaScript and TypeScript
  • Prior usage of state management libraries
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong coaching and mentoring skills
  • Comfortable working in Linux
  • Strong desire and ability to learn new technologies

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong desire to create user-facing applications
  • Experienced in stakeholder and executive management especially in a remote work setting
  • Extensive experience using Angular/AngularJS
  • Experience using other SPA frameworks and/or static site generators
  • Knowledge on DNS, HTTP, and TLS/SSL concepts
  • Architectural implementations of micro front-ends
  • NGINX configuration traffic routing
  • Mobile development experience
  • Prior experience in working in a docker and kubernetes environment

Perks and Benefits

  • Flexitime Flexitime
  • Work from Home Work from Home
  • Paid Holidays Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Bereavement/Family Leave Paid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance

Jobs Summary

Job level
Mid-Senior Level / Manager
Job category
IT and Software
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
5046 P Burgos, Makati, 1209 Metro Manila, Philippines
Computer Software / Engineering
1 opening

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About Kalibrr

Kalibrr’s mission is to help transform the way organizations hire great talents, and talents find meaningful career opportunities. Through our portfolio of technologies and services, we’re building a company that connects millions of individuals with world-class businesses, that helps forge strong recruiter - candidate relationships, and ultimately humanizes the entire hiring and career discovery experience. Whether we’re launching new technologies to help companies hire better or strategic programs to help talents engage with employers more meaningfully - people at Kalibrr are optimists at heart. We believe in our ability to continuously improve the value we can deliver and the impact we can create - one opportunity, one individual at a time. Together, we are powering innovation in SE Asia, by enabling ground-breaking organizations in the region to work with exceptional individuals.