IT Front-End Architect with JavaScript and React

Zurich, Switzerland

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 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.


Currently we are looking for an IT Front-End Architect with JavaScript and React.js for our Zurich office to make the team even stronger.

Are you motivated to deliver front-end applications with great usability? Do you want to play the vital part in the design of our future solutions that support the company’s business needs in banking? Would you like to be a part of an inspiring team focussed on successful deliveries? We are looking for someone like you, if your professional profile meets the requirements.


  • Design and implement user-friendly front-end applications which integrate seamless in our UBS Online Onboarding solution;
  • Deploy the new applications into test environments and assure high quality software deliveries;
  • Be part of a strong team and contribute to team success;
  • Translate business requirements (functional and non-functional) into technical designs;
  • Drive excellence in: software design & analysis, development methodologies, oral/written communication, requirements analysis and effort estimations;
  • Challenge the status quo and come up with new ideas and solutions;
  • Understand how to make use of our strategic IT platform, i.e. RHEL, DBaaS;
  • Read and understand BPMN/CMMN, and have a sound understanding of process automation and modelling executable workflows.


  • Deep understanding of front-end development tools and technologies (e.g. NPM, Webpack, JS unit testing, Git/GitHub, CSS pre- and post-processors, responsive web design, Rest/SOFEA, etc.);
  • Comprehensive knowledge of software engineering with JavaScript, React (incl. Redux/Flux) and JSX;
  • The candidate will need to quickly understand our SOA or component architecture, and be able to distill and apply the quintessential integration patterns, as integration with our legacy systems is key;
  • Graduate degree in IT Software Engineering;
  • Fundamental experience in designing secure, robust and scalable frontend applications;
  • Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle and Agile methodologies;
  • Experience in a global environment;
  • Positive attitude and a great interest in shaping the future of technology in banking;
  • Strong software engineer with high dedication to front-end development;
  • High degree of creativity by designing user-friendly applications;
  • Good team player;
  • Analytically skilled person who manages to cope with complex challenges in software engineering;
  • Strong written and verbal communicator, comfortable interacting with colleagues in English and German;
  • Motivated and a self-reliant person;
  • Reliable partner who's known for delivering in time.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Develop integration modules for interacting with new systems and applications;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Corporate and social events;
  • Please note that any offers will be subject to appropriate background checks;
  • We do not accept CV from recruiting or staffing agencies.