Senior Software Engineer

Burlington, MA, US, 01803


Job Purpose:


Sophos is hiring a talented UI Engineer who loves to build amazing user experiences to join our Sophos Central Platform Group.  The successful candidate will be passionate about improving the UI developer experience while working on architecting build processes, improving tooling and building reusable components.  This person will also have solid JavaScript skills to help drive the company’s transition to the latest Angular.  This person will be part of a team that influences the UI technical vision for the company.

Main Duties:

  • Work closely with Product Management, UX designers, and the larger engineering team to deliver quality user interfaces.
  • Work with other UI engineers and UX to build out a suite of loosely-coupled reusable components.
  • Brainstorm, design and develop new ways to visualize and present complex information to users.
  • Build world-class user experiences.
  • Tackle design and product problems.
  • Take full ownership of projects from design to implementation and deployment.

Skills & Experience:

  • Deep knowledge of web frameworks, such as Angular, ReactJS or VueJS
  • Creating custom, general use modules and components
  • Creating e2e test suites for all components, and running them with Protractor (or a well-reasoned alternative)
  • Experience with NPM and dependency management
  • Great engineering skills and strong CS fundamentals
  • Experience with accessibility in UI a plus.
  • Ability to work both independently and in cooperation with others
  • Great attitude towards work and people
  • Intellectually curious, passionate, and inventive
  • A sense of urgency and ownership over the product
  • Focus on quality, details, and meeting user needs
  • A love for making things beautiful and a strong understanding of usability and visual design.
  • 7+ years of UI Engineering experience


Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

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At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.

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