JavaScript Job: Frontend Developer (Chemistry42)

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Insilico Medicine
United Kingdom


Remote Position
(From Everywhere/No Office Location)

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JavaScript Job Details

Insilico Medicine is looking for a frontend developer to be part of a cross-functional team consisting of frontend and backend developers, QA engineers, designers, and analysts. Our processes are based on Agile development methodologies, so experience working in a similar environment is highly welcomed.

  • Develop features and improvements for the Chemistry42 product according to the requirements/designs and the latest JS specifications in a secure, well-tested, and performant way with minimal guidance from other teammates;
  • Use 2D and 3D molecular visualization frameworks to improve the visualization of molecules and their interactions
  • Fix prioritised issues from the backlog.
  • Craft code that meets our internal standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for an enterprise web environment. Maintain and advocate for these standards through code review.
  • Help improve the overall experience of our product through improving the quality of the Frontend features both in your team and features that might benefit other teams.
  • Help identify areas of improvements in the code base, both specific to your team and outside your group (eg. component library) and help contribute to make it better
  • Learn, collaborate and teach other Frontend Engineers.
  • Contribute to and follow our workflow process, alongside the rest of the Frontend Engineers.

  • Professional experience with React, JavaScript libraries (es6+, event loop), web sockets, HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with writing automated tests
  • Experience using Git/GitLab in a professional/workplace environment
  • A solid understanding in core web and browser concepts (eg. how the browser parses and constructs a web page)
  • A solid understanding of semantic HTML, CSS, and core JavaScript concepts.
  • Good level in the English language, both written and verbal, sufficient for writing and understanding technical requirements and communication with other team members;
  • Comfort working in an agile, iterative software development process
  • Positive and solution-oriented mindset
  • Effective communication skills: able to achieve consensus with teammates, and clear status updates

  • Working knowledge of Plotly/Hicharts, 3Dmol.js, Material-ui, Nodejs, TypeScript, Jest, Webpack
  • Experience working with a remote team
  • Enterprise software company experience
  • Domain knowledge relevant to Computer-Aided Drug Design and Medical Chemistry

Please send your CV to [email protected]