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Senior Frontend Developer


Our opportunity


Zurich is currently searching for a Senior Front End Developer. This position will be part of a Zurich Web Platform team and will be responsible for focusing on developing, defining, configuring, supporting, and auditing applications.


Your role


As a Senior Frontend Developer your main responsibilities will involve


  • Developing and maintaining Zurich websites and SDKs using modern JavaScript, Sass and HML
  • Working closely with designers and Backend engineers to develop new custom components
  • Fully responsive web development
  • Git version control, cleaning and refactoring existing code, managing pull requests
  • Maintaining CI & CD pipelines within Azure Devops


Your Skills and Experience


As a Senior Frontend Developer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:


You must have at least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field. Additionally, you have a strong desire to learn the key technologies we use, and ideally have solid know-how in at least one of them:


  • Experience working with a common web CMS (e.g. Sitecore, Wordpress, Magento)
  • Foundation in software engineering principles including object-oriented programming, design patterns, and SOLID
  • Experience consulting for clients and stakeholders
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as BootStrap
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Strong knowledge of software development best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, automated testing and deployment processes.
  • Knowledge of DevOps, and continuous integration-continuous delivery.


S      Skills/Job Requirements


  • 3+ year of Front-end development
  • JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap
  • CSS3 - SaSS
  • HTML5
  • Node.JS
  • Gulp scripting
  • Git version control
  • Azure DevOps
  • Working with REST APIs
  • React or Vue.js desirable 


Additional Information


As well as a competitive salary and a yearly bonus we offer benefits package which includes:


  • Option to work remotely within Spain even up to 100% - you choose
  • Flexible working hours
  • Wide range of internal and external trainings
  • Free English, German and Spanish classes depending on the needs
  • Ticket restaurant
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan - after 1 year in the company
  • Referral bonus if you bring other talented people like you
  • Special banking and insurance conditions
  • Exclusive Employees discounts


Primary work location is Barcelona, Poblenou. Please apply with your CV in English.


Who we are


Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence. Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. It’s a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.


So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.


At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer.  We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

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