Globoforce, Inc.

  • Senior UI Engineer

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

    We are interested in you because you have a continuous learning mindset and are interested in leading advancement technically and functionally.  This position involves working in an agile environment on our Conversations product which offers a continuous performance development solution with a full spectrum of feedback, check-ins, and priorities to develop the talent of any team. The Conversations product enables managers and employees to have better, more meaningful, continuous conversations facilitating an employee’s learning, development and performance growth as well as improve the manager-employee relationship. Managers receive a broader perspective of their employees’ performance through lightweight Check-ins and Priorities tracking which guides them as they coach their employees.  The Conversations team works with multiple clients and is responsible for delivering key feature enhancements and improvements to ensure we deliver a client focused product. 

     

    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: 

    • 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 - https://vimeo.com/275154163/a4e6c81ee9 

    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 

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