JavaScript Team Leader

Guadalajara, Mexico

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a JavaScript Team Leader. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

Our ideal candidate has exposure with all aspects of the user-centered design process, from user research to functional specification documentation to design implementation. This person will be involved in design and analysis of user research activities in order to leverage the findings into cohesive site architectures, wireframes, and functional specification documentation for mobile and web applications. The User Experience Designer will collaborate closely with CTO, Marketing Strategists, other Designers, Product Owners and developers to create the best possible user interactions and reshape entire Market-leading product lines of our TRBU portfolio.


  • Lead a team of 3-5 developers;
  • Design and create a complex web application;
  • Perform development from conception, user interface, and implementation;
  • Be involved in a code review process;
  • Do front-end work;
  • Improve the UX of the current application;
  • Be involved in performance improvement and bug fixing;
  • Collaborate with the customer to clarify business requirements.


  • Expert level of knowledge of HTML, CSS, web standards and how to apply them;
  • Expert level of knowledge of JavaScript;
  • Real production experience with AngularJS1, AngularJS 2, or ReactJS;
  • Strong experience in Responsive design, mobile first techniques;
  • Strong experience in progressive enhancement techniques;
  • Strong experience in JS unit testing and code coverage;
  • Strong experience handling different browser capabilities;
  • Strong experience using build system tools such as Grunt or Gulp and module bundlers such as Webpack. Strong experience working with CSS pre-processors such as SASS or LESS;
  • Experience with RESTful Web Services;
  • Experience in Git or other version control systems;
  • Understanding of accessibility standards; good understanding of Node.js and NPM modules;
  • Understanding of best practices in designing loosely coupled and reusable UI components with clear responsibilities and encapsulated scopes.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities;
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries;
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more;
  • English classes with certified teacher;
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more);
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more);
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code;
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe;
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December bonus, 25% vacation bonus);
  • Personal insurance: Life, Major medical expenses with dental & visual coverage;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Grocery coupons (added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed);
  • 10 vacations days plus 2 floating days;
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus two extra holidays (December 24th & 31st);
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more.