South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record. Our teams span across Asia and the United States, working together to connect with news consumers around the world. We are committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”.

 

Against the backdrop of shifting discovery and consumption behaviours, SCMP reaches users across distributed media platforms including scmp.com, smartphone and tablet apps, social media and messaging platforms, as well as our flagship newspaper. Additionally, SCMP is Asia’s leading magazine publisher with a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Harper’s BAZAAR and The PEAK. We are also home to cpjobs.com, a big data-powered recruitment platform that matches jobseekers with their dream jobs.

Web Developer (Front-end) - Product (Ref: PROD-WDFE)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work within the development team on new and existing applications owning the user-interface & front end deliverable
  • Provide operational support to existing digital properties
  • Write high quality code within tight delivery timelines
  • Coordinate with functional areas on launch and deployment tasks
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

 

Job Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline with minimum 3 years of development experience
  • Expertise in JavaScript (vue.js / React.js / Angular.js / Node.js), CSS3 and HTML5
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery, asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of server-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including Node.js with Express, CasperJS or other test suites
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Experience in implementing projects on Drupal and PHP. Possesses a solid understanding of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Experienced in resolving cross browser compatibility issues and adhering to W3C standards
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills with good command of written and spoken English
  • Candidate with more experience would be considered as Senior Web Developer

 

Work location be at Tai Po office, shuttle bus service is provided

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the People Department, Morning Post Centre, 22 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, New Territories, Hong Kong or by clicking .

 

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