Frontend Performance Engineer
Koregaon Park, Pune
Type of Job
14 December 2020, 11:30:00 am
About the job
This is a developer role for a self-motivated individual with excellent software engineering skills and expertise in Front-end technologies. Front-end Performance Engineer responsibilities include:
Designing and developing high-performance, low-latency applications for amazing user experience systems and delivering high-performance front-end applications
Contributing in all phases of the development lifecycle
Writing well designed, testable, efficient code
Reducing apparent site latency for the end user
Improving scalability to manage site speed, accounting for geographic/seasonal differences
Holding the line on site performance during the release cycle
Early detection of performance regressions during development cycles
To take (only a few) examples, you might:
Determine the critical site performance metrics that impact user satisfaction
Engage with application teams during product planning, providing analysis and guidance to help teams achieve latency targets
Research, architect, build and operationalize a system to detect performance regressions in our application stack
Strong focus/interest on front-end optimization & performance
Provide Latency Engineering for managing site performance across the product to manage and track real user experience.
Strong demonstrable skills in software architecture.
Good knowledge of development best practices including unit and functional tests, CI, code reviews and documentation
Self-interest to be always up-to-date on the latest web, browsers and HTML5 news/technologies.
Desire to build finely crafted beautiful products, by writing finely crafted beautiful code.
Deep understanding of how to create high performance and highly accessible UXs
Experience with a modern UI/application framework (React, Vue, Angular)
Bachelor’s in computer science or equal experience
Experience designing scalable web applications and predicting scope and risks
Passion for simplicity, code craftsmanship, and design
Healthy appetite for disruptive innovation
Experience with Ajax based UI experience optimization and performance tuning.
Experience with integrating with server-side technologies such as PHP, Python, NodeJS, Java- with REST API (JSON/NDJSON), GraphQL and gRPC.