Vue.js Frontend Engineer (Remote)

Compare Club

We are looking for an expert JavaScript developer who is highly skilled with Vue.js


About Us:


Compare Club is one of Australia's largest comparison businesses serving over 1,000,000 Australian families every year across: Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Electricity & Gas, Home Loans, Personal & Business Loans & more.
We make it easier and faster for consumers to make better purchasing decisions and get more value from their budgets. We operate several comparison websites that receive over a million visits a month and we are in a constant state of innovation of insights, marketing, service and offerings.
For our Partners we provide a compelling service in which we deliver customers in our established verticals, and customers to attend appointments in some of our emerging verticals. We have a track record of being a key provider to our Partners, and many have relationships that have been continuous for 10 years.
We have grown at 40% in revenue year on year over the past five years and now have around 250 employees across Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and offshore.



About The Role


We are looking for an expert JavaScript developer who is highly skilled with Vue.js. Your primary focus will be developing user-facing web applications and components. You’ll implement them with the Vue.js framework, following generally accepted practices and workflows. You will ensure that you produce robust, secure, modular, and maintainable code. You will coordinate with other team members, including back-end developers and UX/UI designers. Your commitment to team collaboration, good communication, and a quality product is crucial.


About You:

  • Developing user-facing applications using Vue.js
  • Building modular and reusable components and libraries
  • Optimizing your application for performance
  • Migrating existing applications to Vue.js
  • Implementing automated testing integrated into development and maintenance workflows
  • Staying up-to-date with all recent developments in the JavaScript and Vue.js space
  • Proposing any upgrades and updates necessary for keeping up with modern development best practices

Skills:
  • Highly proficient with the JavaScript language and its modern ES6+ syntax and features
  • Highly proficient with Vue.js framework and its core principles such as components, reactivity, and the virtual DOM
  • Familiarity with the Vue.js ecosystem, including Vue CLI, Vuex, and Vue Router
  • Good understanding of HTML5 and CSS3, including Sass
  • Ability to write efficient, secure, well-documented, reusable and clean JavaScript code
  • Proficiency with modern development tools, like Babel, Webpack, and Git.
  • Understanding of server-side rendering and its benefits and use cases
  • Familiarity with automated JavaScript testing, specifically testing frameworks such as Jest or Mocha

Desirable skills:
  • Experience with Gridsome
  • Experience with GraphQL
  • Experience with Docker
  • Familiar with WCAG2 and A11Y