Developer - Front End

Job description

Job Description

Position Title: Front End Developer

Reports to: Lead Front End

Key Relationships: Tech Team and Design team

Job Purpose: You will be building features and tools to fuel the e-commerce logistics revolution at Easyship!
We are also looking at rebuilding some of our tools by migrating away from AngularJS, with lots of fun architectural challenges ahead.


Job Responsibilities:

  • To develop and maintain user-facing features;

  • To build reusable code and eventually libraries for future use;

  • To ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs;

  • To collaborate with other team members and stakeholders;

  • To share your experience and continue to learn;

  • To optimize application for maximum speed, scalability and maintainability; and

  • To be active in the developer community.

Skills & Personal Qualities:


  • Proficient knowledge of ES5 and ES6;

  • Proficient knowledge of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3;

  • Proficient knowledge of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS;

  • Good understanding of AngularJs as well as modern Js frameworks such as VueJs and React

  • Ability to make pragmatic engineering decisions with timeline constraints;

  • Strong communication skills and and interest in UX/UI;

  • Proficient understanding of Git; and

  • Able to implement clean/maintainable code.

Nice to have

  • Familiar with Node.js;

  • Familiar with web animations (svg and css).

  • Being curious about the eCommerce world and the challenges of international logistics.

What you can expect from us?

  • Flat team. Work side by side with the co-founding team
  • Flexible, real startup life. Work hard and take time off when you need it
  • Huge responsibilities from Day 1. Be the owner of your own learning curve. The possibilities are limitless and depend on you
  • You get to work in a very dynamic environment and be part of an international team


Why Easyship?

  • Amazon and eBay led the way for eCommerce platforms, while Paypal and Stripe led the way for online payments. Easyship leads the way for worldwide eCommerce shipping!
  • Fast growing
  • Won first prize at Tech in Asia in Singapore 2015
  • We were in the first batch of the Blueprint accelerator, a program backed by Swire Properties
  • Our investors include 500 Startups, Blueprint, Cyberport Hong Kong, Spiral Ventures, and DeepMind founder
  • We are a BBC selected startup company in HK
  • Experienced founding team
  • Our partners include Shopmatic, Shoptiq, Wework, Addressy, and more