Frontend Engineer – VueJS

We are KOPE and we are dedicated to revolutionising how we design and construct the build environment 

KOPE is the only purpose-built software platform for offsite construction. We enable the transition from traditional construction by integrating offsite processes and products. We instantly apply real-world products directly to design models, allowing the worlds of design and manufacturing to come together as one. 

We are building a better future. Join us.

The role 

We are searching for a Front-end Developer with significant experience both building large B2B single-page & progressive web apps and with modern web development in general. 

In this role, you’ll help build our own SaaS product, as well as the opportunity to contribute to other initiatives as they arise. 

Responsibilities 

  • Contribute to the design, implementation, testing, and deployment of KOPE SaaS platform. 
  • Build applications & UI/UX according to specifications and designs 
  • Write code using core engineering principles & industry best practices to ensure quality, usability and performance 
  • Define and build test suites, perform analysis to identify opportunities for improvement & automation and build them 
  • Closely collaborate with our team of Developers and Product Managers to build the best product possible 
  • Mentoring less experienced Developers and working with more experienced Developers to refine and improve current practices 

Requirements

  • Experience with Vue.js (v3) framework 
  • Knowledge of unit, functional and end-to-end testing frameworks (Jest, Playwright, etc.) as well as writing testable SOLID code.  
  • Knowledge of HTML5 & CSS3 (with BEM or similar methodology) 
  • Demonstrable skills & experience in modern JavaScript (ES6+) or TypeScript 
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs and ideally GraphQL 
  • Experience working in a cross-functional team including Front and Back-end Developers, QA Analysts and Product Owners/Business Analysts 
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills in English 
  • Experience working using an Agile approach 
  • An appreciation of good User Interface (UI) & User Experience (UX) design 
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical requirements & potential solution 

Bonus skills 

We don’t expect any one person to be experienced in everything, so let us know which (if any) of the below nice-to-have skills you might have: 

  • Experience with ThreeJS or other 3D Graphics, CAD, etc 
  • Experience of Analytic and Monitoring Systems (E.g. Segment) 
  • Experience integrating with 3rd Party platforms such as Identity Management 
  • Creating Node.js packages, using private npm repositories and Storybook 
  • Experience with Azure environment & services 
  • Experience building/consuming APIs in a microservices architecture 
  • Knowledge or interest pertaining to Architecture, Engineering, Construction industries 
  • Information Security, Risk Identification and Secure Development Lifecycle experience 

Benefits

We have an impressive array of benefits in place to make KOPE a company where staff are rewarded for their work, supported in their career ambitions, supported in their health, and given the flexibility to have a healthy work/life balance

  • Remote first
  • Flexible working hours and working style
  • Relaxed and fun culture
  • Greenfield development with no legacy apps
  • Autonomy & responsibility encouraged
  • Generous holiday allowance – 23 days paid holiday plus public and bank holidays
  • Vitality Health Insurance (UK only)
  • Winter leave – the office closes between Christmas eve and 1st January (inclusive) this is in addition to your personal annual leave
  • All-company in person events twice a year
  • Generous maternity, paternity and parental leave policy