Jumia Senior Frontend Developer Jobs in South Africa

Jumia Senior Frontend Developer Jobs in South Africa


Position at Zando

Our Company:

  • Zando was founded in 2012 and since then has grown exponentially to become South Africa’s biggest online fashion store.

  • Zando forms part of the Jumia Group, the leading e-commmerce platform in Africa.

  • With over 1 billion people and 500 million internet users in Africa, Jumia believes that e-commerce is making people's lives easier by helping them shop and pay for millions of products at the best prices wherever they live.

    Key Performance Areas:

  • Software development

  • Actively managing the integrity, quality and aspiration of all creatives and concepts developed
    Improvement and quality management of code base

  • Quality assurance

  • Driving project innovation

  • Prioritizing bug fixes appropriately and action in a timely manner

  • Refactoring where appropriate and proactively proposing improvements and optimizations

  • Consulting with end-users and stakeholders on deliverables with regards to usability

  • Solution design and appropriate testing through strict coding

  • Developing and implementing UX solutions

    Technologies we work with:

  • JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, Sass, Bower;
    Bootstrap 3;

  • JS Frameworks and libraries such as AngularJS, jQuery, Vue;

  • Responsive design;


  • Backend technologies such as PHP, MySQL,
  • Ubuntu, Nginx etc;

  • Version control with Git;

  • Build systems such as Gulp / Grunt;

  • NodeJS & NPM;

  • Unit & integration testing.

    Education, skills, behaviour
    and knowledge required:

  • Knowledge of most of the technologies described above.

  • Knowledge of SEO

  • Knowledge of Content Management Systems

  • Experience with HTML/CSS with recent focus on responsive design

  • Some experience of JavaScript development with recent focus on frontend JS frameworks

  • Experience with command line/terminal

  • Experience with creating email templates for marketing campaigns

  • Experience working in an Agile Environment

  • A proactive, goal-oriented, reliable and self-structured way of working.

  • A passion for web development, the desire to grow and mentor others.

  • Ability to live the Zando values:

  • Delivers customer satisfaction;

  • Leads completely;

  • Embraces and drives change;

  • Goes the extra mile;

  • Is adventurous, open-minded and creative;

  • Creates fun and a positive team spirit.

    [How to apply

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