Snapt is an application delivery designed for today and tomorrow. We develop Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs) with load balancing, web acceleration, WAF, and GSLB for traditional, hybrid, and cloud-native environments. Snapt is on the bleeding edge of modern, software-centric, and cloud-native ADC solutions and is designed to help the next generation of makers build tomorrow's digital landmarks.
About the Role
Snapt is looking for a senior frontend developer to join it’s development team.
Snapt is application delivery designed for today and tomorrow. We develop Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs) with load balancing, web acceleration, WAF and GSLB for traditional, hybrid and cloud-native environments.
We care about the performance, security, availability, and visibility of all web-based applications.
Our goals are:
Snapt makes the best product available. We aim to stay on the bleeding edge, with a product that is powerful and easy to use.
We target people like us! Developers, DevOps and high-tech, fun people. We build the solutions they need, the way they want them.
We use the best technology, or language for the problem. Snapt uses a wide array of platforms, clouds, containers, open-source solutions, programming languages and tools and our team is made up of experts in their fields.
What we offer:
The rare opportunity to join one of the hottest ZA startups with over R200 million in funding.
Join a company that is an exciting blend of a vibrant start-up environment and professional operations in our brand new offices in Johannesburg or Cape Town
Play a significant role in shaping the look and feel of one of the most vibrant tech start-ups in South Africa
Enjoy flexible structures, flat hierarchies, and motivated colleagues
Remuneration is competitive and is negotiable depending on experience
Participation in our employee share plan (ESOP)
Learn unique and valuable skills from experts in an $10 billion industry
Do things that no one else in Africa is doing!
Work from anywhere
3+ years of experience working with Linux and Linux based systems
Experience in dashboarding, graphing and reporting
Expertise with HTML5 and CSS3/SASS
Graphic design experience (Photoshop, etc)
Practical knowledge of front end build systems like Webpack
Experience with front-end performance, monitoring, and testing
Passion for product design and UX
Excellent English communication skills to collaborate with a service-oriented team
Strong ability to effectively identify and solve meaningful problems
Technical leadership, ability to lead a project end-to-end, and provide guidance to junior and mid-level engineers
Other key attributes: resourcefulness, results-driven, and commitment to quality
Experience with CI/CD platforms, particularly CircleCI
Load balancing, networking, web security experience
Container, Kubernetes, and general DevOps experience
Remote work experience, distributed teams, etc.