UI/Front-End Developer

Star Media Group

Based: Malaysia(Selangor)

Posted on 3 May 2017

Job Description

Job brief
We are looking for a creative and passionate Front-End Developer to be responsible for designing and developing UI components for Star Media Group’s web and mobile assets.

  • create effective UI components for Star Media Group’s websites and mobile apps. This would involve translating user requirements into wireframes/mocks and prototypes which includes look and feel and functionality.
  • Optimize UI for speed and scalability.
  • Test, troubleshoot and implement necessary fixes and modifications.
  • Research and propose UI technologies and innovations for Star Media Group’s products.
  • create visually appealing and functional design and graphics (static and interactive) for Star Media Group’s products and campaigns.

  • Relevant degree with 2-3 years of experience.
  • Strong understanding of web standards and best practices for desktop, tablet and mobile.
  • Strong skills in clean HTML5 and CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery.
  • Well experienced in responsive design and frameworks such as Bootstrap and Foundation.
  • Able to create rich interactive and animated content using JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Experience in CSS preprocessors such as LESS and SASS.
  • Familiarity with WordPress themes and other CMS themes/templates would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge in AngularJS, ReactJS, Vue or other front-end JavaScript frameworks/libraries would be an advantage
  • Well versed in Adobe software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and Edge Animate
  • Passion and excitement for great UI and UX design
  • Translate user needs into optimum UI designs
  • A strong sense of graphic design and typography
  • Pays close attention to code and design details
  • Strong organizational skills
  • The ability to take initiative and work independently
  • To effectively communicate with stakeholders, product owners and other team members
  • Must be a team player and work fast to meet tight deadlines

Candidates are expected to provide their portfolios (prototypes and other design works).

Company Details

At The Star media group, integrated media is more than just communications. For us, it's about harnessing various touch points, so that our viewers, listeners, readers and stakeholders remain in touch, in focus and in tune with the world around them. Providing our audience with compelling content that is engaging, insightful and analytical. We help to shape society at large and are committed towards offering the best in integrated media solutions. The Star media group currently has entities in print, digital, radio, TV, events and training.