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Company Description

YY Ventures Limited is a social business company founded in Bangladesh to build, incubate and invest in social businesses that are creating a world of three zeros- zero poverty, zero unemployment and zero net carbon emission.

Our journey started with the creation of YY Goshthi in 2016 when we decided to create our jobs and for our friends, take care of our food and for our families and share whatever resources we had to help our entrepreneurial friends start their social businesses. In four years, 60+ entrepreneurs from our Goshthi (tribe) has improved the lives of 100,000+ Bangladeshis. By 2030 we want to improve the lives of two million people by backing socially and environmentally conscious entrepreneurs.

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Senior Web Developer

  • Job Description

    As a Senior web developer, you will be handling and creating next generation websites with the cutting edge and trending technologies. We build websites that deliver the best user experiences and speak the stories of our clients. So, our development wing always appreciates that thinker who adds value in the whole developing process. You will work under the supervision of our Communications Manager to produce high-quality work. You’ll be working with a passionate team of thinkers who believe in never-ending learning and efficient execution. You’ll see the impact of your work and see the growth as you grow more. So if you’re a thinker and a curious learner of modern development trends, we want to hear from you.

  • Essential Responsibility
    • Design and develop both frontend and backend web application features using JavaScript, React
    • Experience with anyof the backend technologies PHP (Laravel, Symfony) or Express Js, Node js.
    • Participate in ideation and brainstorm sessions for our technology and products
    • Work with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into technical solutions
    • Ability to write optimized code which can run efficiently using minimal resources.
    • Develop front end mobile and web applications.
    • Application must be responsive and has to work properly on major browsers (i.e Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge)
    • Working alongside designers for web and mobile design elements
  • Qualifications
    • 2+ years Hands-on experience with PHP and Laravel Framework or Express Js, Nodejs.
    • 1+ years Hands-on coding experience with any popular modern JavaScript framework (React/Vue)
    • Excellent HTML, JavaScript and CSS skills
    • Knowledge of web technologies (HTTP, Rest, HTML5, etc.)
    • Knowledge of Git, CI/CD pipeline
    • Experience designing and implementing Restful APIs or GraphQL
    • Experience with Test Driven Development using tools e.g. Jest, Rspec, PHPUnit, Unittest
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to think creatively
    • Bachelor's or master's in computer information systems or computer science, or equivalent experience working with web technologies
    • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
    • Good time-management skills
  • Other Info
    • Time Commitment: 40 hours/week
    • Location: 9th Floor, Grameen Telecom Bhaban, Zoo Road, Mirpur 1, Dhaka 1216
    • Reporting to: Communications Manager
    • Start date: Immediate
    • Salary: Negotiable

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your resume and cover letter at careers@yy.ventures detailing why you think you are the right person to lead our operations. You are advised to mention your salary expectations in your cover letter.