Senior JavaScript Engineer

New York, NY, USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 25,900+ EPAMers 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 Senior JavaScript Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated Senior Front-End Engineer to join the EPAM development team on our client’s side in NYC. We are looking for someone that is passionate and knowledgeable about client-side web technologies; enjoys working in a highly collaborative environment; has a thorough understanding of object-oriented concepts; and stays informed about best practices and emerging web technologies. The ideal candidate would be a highly self-motivated Node.js/React.js/JavaScript Developer with a passion for delivering high-quality web and consumer experiences.

What You’ll Do

  • Be responsible for diagnosing bugs, planning features, and maintaining video code used across multiple brands and properties;
  • Work on 2-3 properties that utilize modern JS libraries to implement video playback on the web via generated player libraries, a Vue-based SPA, and an AEM-hosted brand site in the early stages of migrating to Vue.js;
  • Work closely with the product development teams (designers, product/project managers, developers and business sponsors) to develop functional solutions that match business requirements and designs;
  • Provide accurate technical estimates for development timeframes;
  • Lead and mentor other engineers on the team.

What You Have

  • Experience with JavaScript Single-Page-Apps and Vue.js are huge bonuses;
  • 5+ years of experience with JavaScript, CSS and HTML development;
  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript and CSS;
  • Experience in developing Single-Page-Applications with modern frameworks (Vue.js/React/Angular);
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to develop using a high-disciplined and structured approach ensuring long-term maintainability and re-usability;
  • Experience working in an Agile-like environment;
  • Experience in front-end performance optimization;
  • Advanced cross-browser/device compatibility troubleshooting skills;
  • Solid understanding of web/usability/accessibility standards;
  • Experience integrating front-end code with Java or similar platforms;
  • Experience working with DVCS and associated methodologies – Git and Gitflow;
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision and with remote co-workers;
  • Have a strong sense of commitment and responsibility for your work;
  • Have excellent communication and time management skills;
  • Have a keen interest in emerging technologies and a desire to learn;
  • Have a friendly, positive attitude - we are a friendly group.

Nice to have

  • Experience writing build scripts; familiarity with frontend modular build tools such as Webpack;
  • Experience working with video player libraries ex. JW Player, Anvato, PDK, Brightcove, Video.js;
  • Experience with AEM/Java.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.