Software Developer – Front End

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Software Developer – Specialist Front End

Qlik is committed to changing the world by making it easier to make more insightful decisions, and act on them. Our Business Discovery software, QlikView and Qlik Sense, help organizations do more than just report findings. It allows them to explore their data and make informed decisions that can change the way they both see their business and operate more effectively. We are a Values Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 30,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!

At the heart of Qlik, our product is developed in a highly innovative, high-impact Development organization, where team members continuously discover, give back and achieve extraordinary results. Our unique approach to the Business Intelligence world gives us the opportunity to develop, build and release cutting-edge software built in an Agile and dynamic environment.

At the core of our products are the user interfaces, driving a rich Business Discovery platform whether in QlikView, or Qlik Sense. With the ability to produce highly intuitive data analytics, your role will be to enhance and deliver a world class front end web based client for the user.

Skills and Experience you will bring to Qlik:

  • A burning passion for creating beautiful Web UIs using HTML5, JavaScript and CSS; and a familiarity with the limitations of various browsers and devices; you care about repaints, reflows, framerates and hardware acceleration.
  • Laser focus on consistent delivery of elegant, efficient and reusable JavaScript code that is easy for others to maintain and use.
  • An obsession with code quality and can deep knowledge of the state-of-the-art techniques you are employing to get there; you have an opinion on Mocha and other JS test frameworks.
  • An intolerance for ugly web pages and bad UIs – you can show us examples of things you have fixed and/or would fix if given the opportunity.
  • Experience with and an opinion on things like Angular, Node, JQuery and Typescript.
  • An understanding and appreciation of the purpose and the practices of Agile; accompanied with the skills to deliver reliably and effectively on a sprint cadence; preferably across time zones.
  • Pride in your work — show us some things you are proud of (products, websites, code samples) – please include a link to such in your application.

You must be a highly motivated team player, reliable and dependable, dedicated not only to the craft and science of software development but also to the success of the company. We are a team of goal-oriented multi-taskers who approach problems with intellectual rigor and zest for software delivery. You should be the same.

Qlik is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Qlik via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Qlik. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Qlik as a result of the referral or through other means.

About Qlik

Qlik® provides a platform-based approach to visual analytics that brings insights and clarity to where it’s needed the most: the point of decision. This empowers the entire organization to make decisions with confidence and transforms business analysts and knowledge workers across the organization into indispensable champions.

Traditional business intelligence systems restrict the agility required to deliver solutions that are needed today. Qlik has always been focused on innovative solutions that keep pace with every individuals’ – and organizations’ – changing requirements. Qlik pioneered the market for Data Discovery and is the leader in this segment as validated by independent analyst firms.

Qlik® Sense , our next generation visual analytics product family, offers self-service data visualization, reporting, dashboards, guided analytics, and embedded analytics. Qlik Sense is built upon the Qlik Analytics Platform, which enables creation of custom, embedded and guided analytical applications leveraging modern, open APIs. QlikView® is our market-leading data discovery platform for creating and deploying rich, guided analytics applications via a native scripting environment. Both Qlik Sense and QlikView feature our Associative Data Indexing, the core engine technology that enables users to intuitively explore data relationships across many sources that would be hidden in hierarchical or query-based approaches. Our focus on continued innovation across our platform, spanning analytics, data and the cloud drives innovation within our customers’ businesses and helps them become agile data-driven enterprises.

Our commitment to customer success runs deep. Qlik brings to market specific industry and functional-level experience. Our world-class consulting, training, and support services organization ensures you get the most from your Qlik implementation. Our extended ecosystem includes a global user community of over 100,000 participants and a marketplace for sharing applications, data, and knowledge, plus a network of 1,700 experienced partners around the globe.

Technology is only one aspect of the story – we believe Qlik can change the world. The Change Our World program has raised money to aid survivors of natural disasters, underprivileged youth and the orphaned children of Africa. Through our Qlik Software Grant Program, we donate software and services to help humanitarian and community-focused non-profits make sense of complex information. And our Qlik Academic Program supports the academic community by providing free Qlik licenses to university professors and researchers.

Our 35,000+ customers have become agile, data-driven businesses that harness the power of their collective human intelligence. Now that we’ve told you our story, let’s hear yours. We want to learn about the data challenges you’re dealing with and show you how we can help. Drop us a line and start a journey of discovery that just might change your world.

About this company

Qlik® (NASDAQ: QLIK) is committed to changing the world by making it easier to make more insightful decisions and act on them. The QlikView™ Business Discovery software platform helps organizations do more than just report findings. It enables them optimize data as a strategic resource, enabling everyone to make data a natural part of the decision-making process. QlikView uses Natural Analytics™ to support the way people naturally analyze information. It enables users to see associations, make comparisons and anticipate outcomes in a natural way, rather than forcing them down inflexible drill paths, like traditional business intelligence software. Users can ask their own questions to reveal new insights in their data. They can then make better decisions through active collaboration. And, finally, armed with these data-driven insights, they can act quickly with full confidence in their analysis.

Surrounding QlikView is the Qlik Customer Success Framework™, a supporting ecosystem that provides people, services, and applications to meet the needs of the new enterprise. QlikView gives the immediate insights businesses need with the enterprise manageability and governance IT requires.

Qlik is the leader in Business Discovery and serves approximately 30,000 diverse customers worldwide in over 100 countries.


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