javascript developer (front-end focused) in Petaling Jaya

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petaling jaya, selangor
information technology
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farah rahman, randstad
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job description

about the company

Our client is a Canadian company, focusing on pharmaceutical and medicine. They are doing market research, educational communication and industry news. Their vision is to help clients increase the effectiveness of activities pertaining to scientific communication, medical education and product/service marketing. In the end their goal is to accelerate the advancement of medicine and help people enjoy better, longer lives.

Our client is known to use highly advanced technology and employ highly skilled and talented people. There is definitely going to be a huge exposure to the latest technology used and meeting the top-notch in the industry within the company.

Our client has been here in Malaysia for 6 years and are located in Petaling Jaya.

about the job

You will be defining, delivering and maintaining scalable and sustainable software solutions and ensuring that the technical specifications for development requests are clearly defined from requirements to maintenance.

You will:

  • Work with the Project Manager to provide estimates and schedules for technical activities.
  • Participate in or lead the R&D phase for requirements gathering.
  • Analyze requirements and produce documentation for architectural recommendations and systems and code level design.
  • Participate in the development and maintenance of the different products and projects.
  • Provide hands on application design and coding for the complex or sensitive parts of the project.
  • Perform code reviews for standards, quality assurance, and security audit purposes.
  • Consult with other projects, development teams, and generally contribute your skills wherever required.
  • Communication: responsibility, initiative, taking pride & ownership in the work delivered.
  • Possesses an intense drive to learn how to improve our core products and services.
  • Constantly improve skills and knowledge of technology through self-learning.

about the manager/ culture

You will be reporting to a manager who is sharp and visionary. Our client practice open communication culture in which you will definitely enjoy job ownership and transparency. You will enjoy the 13 months salary, on top of that, you are also entitled for performance bonus.

job requirements

  • Over 5 years of experience in web development
  • University or college Computer Science degree or equivalent experience
  • Experienced in Agile/SCRUM software development methodology
  • Strong PHP experience
  • Experience with Javascript Frameworks, and CMS
  • Experience with Node JS (React)
  • Experience designing for mobile first
  • Mentor junior developers via knowledge transfer and periodical learning sessions.
  • Ability to translate technical concepts to business requirements and vice versa.
  • Address day-to-day and longer term technical issues and problems.
  • Ability to muti-task between projects seamlessly.
  • Development for cross-browser, cross-platform, and/or cross-device compatibility
  • Understand key server-side web development concepts through experiences such as:
  • Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP environment
  • Caching techniques
  • Build reusable code and libraries
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Creating scalable and secure web-services
  • Experience with NoSQL DB’s an asset

If you are looking forward to work in a high-paced environment, polish your skill faster and give wider impact, this will be the best place to work in. Contact me (Farah) at as they are immediately hiring.


javascript, angular, php