Globoforce, Inc.

  • UI Engineer

    Job Locations
    IE-Dublin
    Category
    Information Technology
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • The Opportunity

    Globoforce is a leading provider of social recognition solutions, making workplaces more human worldwide. We have an award winning, enterprise level SaaS based solution, which is highly scalable, with a single code base, superb quality code and a great UI. 

    Our SaaS solutions have been very successful with our global current customer base whom we are incredibly proud to serve. 

     

    We’re looking for a UI Engineer to join our team. Someone that gets a kick out of developing high quality code, is driven to constantly seek out improvements, and collaborate across teams, bringing the very best technology features to life.

     

    To take Globoforce products to the next level, we are exploring avenues through which prospective customers can discover, sign-up, engage with and be highly successful using our powerful solutions to bring about a culture of positivity and feedback in their organizations.  

     

    This project will have a huge impact to our customer’s experince and is an exciting green field project for Globoforce.   

     

    The tech stack will be JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS including frameworks such as CanJS, Angular, React.     

     

    Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications

    The skills you will bring: 

    • BS or MS Degree in Computer Science, Information technology or equivalent working experience 
    • You have 5+ years working on application design and development, experience in JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS and JS frameworks 
    • You are familiar with RESTful as an API design/have experience integrating with middle tier Java applications  
    • You are a thought leader and love to guide the technical direction of the team  
    • You develop in accordance to best software engineering and UX practice, helping to define development standards for the team 
    • You like to collaborate openly with the team on shared items of work and communicate well in a team-oriented environment across locations 
    • You share your knowledge and enjoy mentoring other team members 
    • You have excellent communication skills – verbal and written – with the ability to communicate effectively with business partners and understand their requirements  

     

    The value you will deliver: 

    • You will work with a distributed development team continuously delivering solutions that will enhance our SaaS platform capability 
    • You will partner with our UX/UI team and be part of the design discussions/decisions as well as implementing the designs 
    • You have an agile mindset, valuing respect, collaboration, continuous improvement and learning cycles, pride in ownership, focus on delivering value, flow and the ability to adapt to change 
    • You will contribute to sprint planning & backlog refinement sessions, daily stand-ups and retrospectives with our technology teams (Dev, Automated QA, UX/UI, Product) 
    • You will work with our DevOps and Architecture teams to move to a continuous deployment model 

     

    Benefits: 

    • 25 days annual leave - Holiday entitlement, increases per years of service.  
    • Company plan VHI Health Care & Dental cover for employee, partner and children   
    • A Pension commences after probation period 
    • Participation in Globoforce’s employee motivational programs (Globostar Reward & Recognition program and our Years of Service Award) 
    • Discounted gift certificates
    • Discounted TaxSaver Travel cards/free car parking
    • Income Protection
    • Life Assurance 
    • Access to our Tuition Reimbursement Scheme
    • Access to Globo University
    • Additional ‘perks - Free breakfast cereal, fruit, tea/coffee, fantastic catered events throughout the year etc. 

    The Company

    Pioneer of the WorkHuman® movement, Globoforce® makes work more human for millions of people and organizations worldwide. Today, Globoforce® is the leading provider of human applications, including its award-winning Social Recognition solution. Through its WorkHuman® Cloud suite of products, companies can strengthen employee performance and relationships between people and teams on a more positive, socially connected level – in tune with how work gets done today. Founded in 1999, the company is headquartered in Framingham, Mass., and Dublin, Ireland. 

     

    Did you know 

     

    We are #2 Great Place to Work in Ireland for the medium-sized workplace category 

     

    We moved into brand new state of art offices just last year – check it out  

    We are a true global company with our HQ in both Dublin, Ireland and Framingham, Massachusetts with remote employees scattered across the world 

     

    Our core values are: Respect, Imagination, Determination and Innovation.  If you are interested in learning more, please visit us at  https://www.globoforce.com/company/  

     

    Location: Globoforce, 19 Beckett Way, Parkwest Business Park, Dublin 12.   

    Our modern offices are easily accessible by Car, Rail (Park West & Cherry Orchard station – on the Dublin Connolly-Portlaoise line), Bus, LUAS and close to shops, restaurantetc.   

     

    Office: Instead of reading about us, let us show you our great work space, and hear from our employees about Life in Globoforce We are also thrilled to share our new careers culture video so you can understand what it FEELS like to work at Globoforce & see our great workspaces by clicking here 

    Newslinks featuring Globoforce: 

    https://www.siliconrepublic.com/employers/life-at-globoforce 

    https://chiefexecutive.net/globoforce-ceo-grumpy-bosses-culture-killers/ 

    https://www.irishtimes.com/business/technology/globoforce-profits-jump-by-over-150-as-revenues-also-soar-1.3713349 

     

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