Frontend Developer

Glean Asia is a digital experience agency based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, for people who want to make a difference. We serve corporations, NGOs, non-profits, social enterprises and anyone who's working to make a positive change in the world, and we help them to do their best work.

Glean Asia was founded in 2010 in response to the need for digital insight and transformation needs in emerging markets in South East Asia. We've worked with some of the largest and most innovative organizations in Asia including: Pact, Oxfam, World Vision, One World, and The Asia Foundation. Additionally, Glean Asia continues to deliver digital transformation results for governmental and intergovernmental organizations such as: The World Bank, The Royal Government of Cambodia, UNDP, UNFPA, and USAID.

Glean Asia's key competencies focus on three main areas: market research, digital transformation strategy, digital product design and implementation. We support governments and organizations as they pivot to new digital economic models and engagements. No matter where you are at in your digital transformation journey, Glean Asia can support you to do your best work.

Glean has a small team based in Phnom Penh and is looking to hire a Frontend Developer to help deliver amazing results working on the enterprise portal platform and part of our newly established enterprise team.

Please email us a copy of your CV, portfolio, and salary requirements to:

Job Description – Front-end Developer

This is an entry level position within our company, we will provide training and support, but experience in HTML, CSS and JavaScript is required. The Front-end Developer works closely with the development team, including mid and senior developers delivering amazing results for our clients. Most of the work for this role will be coding custom integrations into our portal system. We will provide training and certification for the system we use.

The Front-end Developer is responsible for assisting with the overall development, execution, control, and completion of client development projects. Ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments, and goals.

Job Responsibilities

  • Debug challenging issues and/or develop functional solutions in HTML, CSS, Freemarker, JavaScript, Vue.js and JSP to meet Liferay design standards
  • Fix product defects to ensure successful deployment of our products and customers
  • Meet milestones and project timelines.
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Communicate with clients about development decisions.
  • Reflect our company standards.
  • Assist in updating website content for clients.
  • Identify opportunities to increase revenue,
  • Communicate our brand, vision, and standards.
  • Work with clients from all types of backgrounds, ideals, and goals.

Education & Experience

  • Knowledge and/or experience with Bootstrap 4
  • Knowledge and/or experience with responsive and adaptive design
  • Knowledge and/or experience developing web application using HTML, CSS
  • Experience developing web application using React and/or Vue.js is a plus
  • Additional nice-to-have experience: Java frameworks, headless API, portal systems
  • Professional or academic training in Computer Science, IT, programming, or related fields
  • Past experience in development, computer science, or devops
  • Experience in Google workspace and its apps is nice to have.
  • Ability to communicate in English and Khmer.

Key Competencies

  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Planning and organizing
  • Decision-making
  • Growth mindset
  • Communication skills
  • Influencing and leading
  • Delegation
  • Team work
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict management
  • Adaptability
  • Stress tolerance
  • Time management