IBM Front End Developer in DUBLIN, Ireland

Job Description

The Security design team is looking for a creative front end developer who has an eye for user experience (UX) design and is excited by learning new technology. This position is for a hands-on user interface (UI) guru who wants to forget about Dojo and start using newer technologies as the division migrates to the cloud. This is an opportunity to grow skills and help bridge the gap between design and back end development across multiple projects.


  • Writeclean, standards-compliant, andaccessibleclient-sidecomponentcodeforwebapplications

  • QuicklygenerateprototypesfromUIconceptsfortestingandteamfeedback

  • Embraceemergingstandardsandtechnologywhileadvocatingforbestpractices

  • Collaborateregularlywithdesign, offeringmanagement (OM), andotherengineerstohelpsolvechallengingproblems

  • Researchbestpracticesandevaluatemultipleapproachestoaccomplishingtasks

  • Operateaspartofadistributedteamwithoutguidanceandsupervision

  • Processinguserrequestsandplanningreleases


  • StrongexperienceleveragingwebtechnologieslikeHTML, andCSS, JavaScript

  • ExperiencewithCSSpreprocessorslikeSass

  • Competencyinbuildingresponsive, mobile-firstlayouts

  • Practicalknowledgeofaccessibilityguidelinesandperformanceoptimizationtechniques

  • ExperiencewithNode.jsecosystemandleveragingJavaScriptlibraries/ frameworksbeyondjQuery

  • CollaborationinaGitHubrepositorywithmanycontributorsandcomfortablewithworkflowslikecodereviews, forking, pullrequests, etc.


  • Experiencebuildingdesignsystems

  • RESTfulAPIs

  • ReactandGraphQLexperience

  • Opensourcecontribution

Location - Dublin, Ireland

Please note that relocation assistance is not available

  • Design team lead - CraigPearson / SimonFinney

  • Design executive - HaidyPerez-Francis

  • Business area executive - KevinSkapinetz


  1. Theapplicantshouldalerttheirteamleadandletthemknowthey'reinterestedinthisopportunity

  2. Theyshouldreachoutdirectlytothedesignteamleadordesignexecutivetoseeiftheyqualify

  3. Ifeverythingworksout, therewillbeatransitionperiodfromtheirexistingprojecttonewteam - thiswillbeagreedonbetweenthetwoteamleads

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Please refer to the Job Description.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.