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Liferay Portal - Front End Developer



Software Engineering
Kochi, Kerala, India
Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024

We are actively seeking a highly skilled and experienced Liferay Portal - Front End Developer to join our newly established offshore development center in Cochin. With a minimum of 4 years of professional experience in technology, the ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in designing, developing, and delivering high-performance and responsive web applications using Liferay and frontend web technologies. As a Liferay Front End Developer, you will contribute to all development lifecycle phases, ensuring the production of well-designed, testable, and efficient code that complies with specifications.

What will you do:-

  • Design and develop web applications hosted on Liferay DXP using React to deliver high-performance and responsive solutions.
  • Extend the user experience within Liferay DXP through the use of templates, style books and client extensions
  • Collaborate within the professional services team, UX, and project teams to help develop solutions.
  • Guide other engineers on front-end development approaches and techniques.
  • Contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle, from requirements analysis and design to implementation and testing.
  • Write well-designed, testable, and efficient code with a keen focus on quality and performance.
  • Ensure that designs are in compliance with specifications and industry best practices.
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components, ensuring timely and accurate delivery.
  • Collaborate effectively in a team environment, fostering communication and knowledge-sharing.
  • Work closely with our global technology partner to deliver cutting-edge solutions to our clients.
  • Collaborate with onshore and offshore teams to successfully deliver projects on time.

What do you need to succeed:-

  • The incumbent should have a minimum of 4 years of experience in React web application development, including state management, routing, form handling, hooks, and functional components.
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (with knowledge of newer EcmaScript versions) is required.
  • Possesses extensive experience with Liferay DXP Content Management system, including structures, freemarker templates, and fragments development.
  • Familiarity with Liferay DXP administration tasks such as roles, permissions, page creation, and display page templates.
  • Experience developing client extensions/portlets using Liferay headless APIs and integrating with REST-based web services.
  • Familiar with the Software Development Lifecycle and DevOps including related tools such as project management tools like Jira, Source Control tools including git GIT, testing tools and CI/CD pipelines.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and proven ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.

Nice to Have

  • Experience with Liferay Objects framework.
  • Previous experience working with Liferay DXP Search tuning with Elasticsearch is preferred.
  • Experience working with other Digital Experience Platforms such as Adobe Experience Manager, Sitecore, Acquia, or Salesforce Experience Cloud will be an advantage.
  • Preferable to have experience with Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) and the Spring Framework.

We offer a competitive salary, a collaborative and dynamic work environment, and the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects. If you possess the required skills and are ready for an exciting challenge, we encourage you to apply.