• Senior JavaScript Engineer

    Job ID
    2018-3746
    Location
    UK-London
    Category
    R&D
  • About the Job

     

    Senior JavaScript Engineer (OO JavaScript, AngularJS, NodeJS)

     

    With over 40,000 business customers subscribing to more than 650,000 services, 8x8, Inc. (NYSE:EGHT) has become the industry’s leading provider of unified communications and collaboration (UCC) services in the cloud for small and medium businesses and mid-market and distributed enterprises. 8x8 delivers a broad suite of UCC services to in-office and mobile devices spanning cloud telephony, virtual contact center and virtual meetings through a proprietary unified Software as a Service, or SaaS, platform. 8x8 hosted VoIP communications free companies from the burdens of outmoded on-premises systems that thwart productivity and drain profits. Our flexible, scalable cloud solutions combine ease of use and management simplicity with rigorous security, compliance and reliability.

    For our office located in London, UK, we are looking to hire a talented Senior JavaScript Engineer to join our growing technology team. This is an exciting opportunity to become a member of the 8x8 engineering team that is involved in the entire life cycle of development, from the browser to the database.

    Responsibilities:

    • Understand, interpret, and clarify functional requirements as well as technical requirements for the project
    • Work together with product and development teams to define software specifications
    • Collaborate and lead architecture and design decisions driving platform direction
    • Design and implement applications and features with high quality UI/UX
    • Building AngularJs components with the latest JavaScript (ES6) technologies
    • Some migration of AngularJs to React as well as inline styles to SCSS

    Requirements:

    • Experience in UX Design, UX design tools and UX methodologies
    • Know how how to create high quality, scalable and secure single page applications
    • Comfortable with modularity, dependency management, and automated build process such Grunt, Bower, Gulp
    • Experienced with modern coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques (Unit Testing, TDD, BDD)
    • Ability to write structured, well documented and maintainable code
    • Able to dig deep into business requirements and having a sense of ownership over your work
    • You are excellent with HTML5, CSS3, WebServices, Ajax, JsonP, WebSockets, Sass and Less
    • Experienced with Git, and the Atlassian suite (Jira)

     

    Nice to have (some of the following areas):

    • Experience with REST and asynchronous event driven programming
    • Experience of Node.js and libraries such Express, Socket.io
    • Knowledge of tools such as Vagrant and Docker is beneficial

     

    About the Company

    ABOUT 8x8

    8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT) ​is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 45,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8x8's out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and conferencing. 

     

    ​In today’s competitive market 8x8 continues to deliver service excellence, with a consistent, innovative, cohesive, progressive and dynamic culture.

     

    For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, www.8x8.com/UK or connect with 8x8 on LinkedIn,

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    Additional Information

    8x8 is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

    For 8x8 jobs located in the US: 8x8 participates in the E-Verify program.
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