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Sr. Software Engineer- UI


Date Posted11 Mar 14
Job TypeFull Time
Last Date to Apply31 Mar 14



We are looking for a motivated UI/UX professional with 3-5 years of relevant experience and a strong background in computer science, in particular Internet technologies. You will be part of a young and multi-cultural team which builds a cutting-edge travel product in the B2C space. In the medium-term we want the candidate to become the team lead for critical components of our product.

The position is based in Gurgaon, India and the person will be reporting directly to VP, Products.

Qualifications Summary:

At least an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics, preferably from IITs / Top RECs
3-5 years of Javascript/HTML development
Any experience with internet companies or the travel industry will be a plus


Technology Skills:

Advanced Javascript, CSS 2/3, HTML 5, D/XHTML, XML, JSON, DOM Concepts
Knowledge about latest JS UI frameworks and platforms: AngularJS, BackboneJS, RequireJS, NodeJS, Mustache, Twitter Bootstrap ...
Familiarity with common Javascript Libraries such as jQuery would be a plus
NodeJS knowledge is a plus
Fluent in responsive design and mobile / tablet UI / UX
Some experience with Java web frameworks like JSF/Struts/Spring is desirable
Javascript testing frameworks
Knowledge about UI testing automation
Web mobile (touch devices: mobiles and tablets) experience is expected
UI Performance: tips and tricks knowledge for most common browsers and stacks
Good understanding of AJAX and its UI implications
Sense for appeal & aesthetics from a usability perspective
Cross-Browser compatibility issues
Adobe Photoshop or Design knowledge, a plus but not required
Some UI portfolio or samples will be required

Soft Skills:
Obsessed with best practices and have an eye for detail
Self starter with a high level of drive and commitment
High energy and drive to work in a startup environment.
Conceptual thinking, flexibility and ability to juggle with multiple responsibilities.
Ability to work under pressure and confidence to deal with complex issues
Strong communication skills.
Hands-on and detail oriented


Funding: No Funding Info Yet.