Frontend Software Engineer, Digital Commerce

Job Summary

You will be part of the development team to deliver the frontend website for a fast growing digital insurance platform – You will have exposures in building a large-scaled eCommerce website with industry best practices and testing out new technologies such as new FinTech solutions, ChatBot and any value-added solutions to the teams and end users.

The Job

  • Implement solutions to achieve business goals and initiatives
  • Hands on coding for most of the time, primarily HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Collaborate with backend team to integrate websites with backend web services
  • Participate in technical designs and code reviews
  • Identify and propose strategies to optimize web performances
  • Identify and apply industries best practices to the development process
  • Assist in managing vendors deliverables
  • Research for new technologies and prototype value-added solutions

The Person

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related discipline with 2+ years’ experience in web product development
  • Strong understanding of the full web technology stack and/or mobile (HTTP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, RESTful API)
  • Knowledge on React / Angular or other frontend web development framework on NodeJS environment
  • Strong understanding in responsive and cross-browser websites methodology
  • Experience in managing eCommerce or large scale web applications will be an advantage
  • Experience in ES6 / BEM / OOCSS / Webpack / Browserify / Grunt / Glup will be an advantage
  • Experience in Karma / Jasmine JavaScript testing framework will be an advantage
  • Problem-solver and passionate in frontend web technologies

Why Us?

Digital Commerce team is established with a mission to transform how people feel about insurance. Some facts about us:

  • We are industry challengers
  • We are open-minded
  • We work hard, play hard
  • We have Ping-Pong table

We offer 5-day work, 20-22 days annual leaves, excellent learning & development opportunities and an attractive package to the right candidate. Interested parties please send your full resume with current & expected salary, education and working experience to Human Resources Department (1/F FWD Financial Centre, 308 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong) or email to or fax to 28503838.

Information collected will be treated in strict confidence and used solely for recruitment purpose. The company will retain all applications no longer than 24 months of which will be destroyed thereafter. When there are vacancies in any of our subsidiaries, holding companies, associated or affiliated companies of, or companies controlled by, or under common control with the Company during that period, we may transfer your application to them for consideration of employment. We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, disability or family status in employment process.