Senior UI Developer

Dublin, IE

Job Description / Skills Required

Groupon is hiring a Senior UI engineer to design and build our next generation Merchant Experience portal for our Goods business. Great merchants are key to the success of business and we want to give them the best experience to launch deals and connect with customers on our site.

The Job:
Groupon, Ireland is looking a Senior UI Engineer to work out of our Dublin office.

What does the Goods Deal Centre engineering team do?
The Deal Centre engineering team is building Groupon’s Merchant experience tools for our Goods business enabling merchants to launch deals on our site and deliver value to our customers with minimum friction.
With a multi­-datacentre, micro­-services architecture and by employing a range of technologies from Angular to Java, we provide self­-service deal creation with a focus on flow optimisation and A/B experimentation.

What impact will your work have?
At Groupon we operate on a global scale, so your work will impact millions of customers and thousands of merchants.
Our continuous delivery process and real-­time monitoring systems will let you see the results of your work at scale.

What kind of person are you and what experience do you need?
You’ve got a BSc, MSc or Ph.D in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
You've five years of software development experience. You’ve got familiarity with Agile development process, Continuous Delivery and TDD/BDD.
You’re an expert in front end development and you’ve got very skills in Javascript, and libraries like Backbone, Angular or Ember. You’ve got a passion for usability and good UI design.
You have  a good knowledge and capability in SOA, RESTful WebServices and API Design.
Groupon has a laid back, fun work environment. We work hard and hit our targets, but we never take ourselves too seriously and one of our core values is ‘Make Life Less Boring.’ Therefore, it’s almost a prerequisite that you have a sense of humour and know how to have fun!

What will you do on a daily basis?
Implementing robust and scalable web applications, you will get to design and develop RESTful APIs in a Micro service strategy.You'll work with a great team to deliver valuable features to our merchants and see the benefits of your work on our site.
Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.