d/lab FullStack Web App Engineer, SPH Digital Business

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

Job Description


Do you live, eat, breathe, and think innovation? Is digital in your blood? Does bringing change and adaptability to a wider group excite you? Join SPH Digital to make a meaningful impact, in an environment where we value innovation, creativity and enterprise. We believe in developing, training and grooming talent, and helping individuals achieve their potential.

d/lab is an SPH Digital team set up to test & develop new products in areas of opportunity identified within the SPH landscape. These products should deliver solve real user painpoints, tap on SPH's existing strengths, and demonstrate traction with its target audiences.


The role

As a FullStack Web App Engineer, you will build modern, responsive client-side web interfaces on SPH Digital Business websites using your honed skills in HTML/CSS, JavaScript, PHP and other technologies. You will translate wireframes, user stories, and design templates into web applications that are elegantly functional. If you’re interested in creating a user-friendly environment by writing code and taking new ideas from seed to fruition, then this job is for you. We expect you to be curious about new digital technologies and eager to adapt them to real user needs communicated through good design.                                                                                                                    

Job responsibilities

As part of an agile product team, you will be involved in the entire idea & product lifecycle. Your specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·         Web Development

·         Ability to translate mockups into seamless web pages with perfect visual and functional elements.

·         Integration of the API built by back-end developers.

·         Maintain and improve website.

·         Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability.

·         Continuously work to improve our processes and products.

·         Manage relations, collaborate and integrate effectively with internal and external teams and stakeholders

Job Requirements

What an ideal candidate looks like

·         In-depth understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3

·         Proven experience working in a LAMP environment.

·         Experience pulling in data from REST-based APIs through various frameworks and methods

·         A working knowledge of Git and Git services such as Bitbucket

·         Up-to-date knowledge of new web technologies such as ES6/7/8, CSS Flexbox & grid, JavaScript Fetch API, etc.

·         Experience with responsive design without frameworks such as Bootstrap

·         Experience in various front-end frameworks (Angular, React)

·         Familiarity with Yii2 framework is preferred

·         Excellent Communication Skills

·         Passion for creating meaningful, intuitive user experiences

·         Familiarity with Scrum/Agile environment

·         Lean thinking and resourceful: have the ability to maintain a commercial awareness when seeking effective solutions for thorny problems

·         Self-motivated with team playing spirit

·         An online portfolio demonstrating solutions that demonstrate user centric focus in marrying content, business, technology, and design is an advantage                                                                                             


Why SPH?

·         You get to work directly with decision makers and develop/implement processes.

·         Fun & dynamic work culture where you're expected to push the traditional business boundaries

·         Medical & dental benefits

·         Regular staff get-togethers Up On the Roof!

·         Individualised training plans available for continuous learning                                                      

  • Permanent / Full Time
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
  • Media / Events / Advertising / Public Relations
    E-Commerce / Digital Media
  • 1000 Toa Payoh North News Centre
  • http://www.sph.com.sg
Work Location
  • SPH News Centre, 1000 Toa Payoh North
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