Full Stack Developer

We are looking for a full-stack developer to join our growing team of technologists. We are a newly formed State government agency tasked to accelerate efforts towards a digital economy and society. In this digital transformation journey, there are many interesting and innovative projects to engage civil society as well as enterprises to drive digital adoption and create a confident experience.

The hire will be responsible for the designing user interactions on websites, developing servers and databases for website functionality and coding for mobile platforms. The hire must be a self-directed creative problem solver eager to learn and grow.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with development teams and product managers to ideate software solutions
  • Design and develop client-side and server-side architecture
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design
  • Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
  • Write effective APIs
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Build features and applications with a mobile responsive design
  • Review source code from various internal and external developers to ensure it meets quality criteria

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software/computer engineering, applied mathematics or relevant fields. Alternatively if you can showcase your programming knowledge we are open to discussion.
  • Fluent in Bahasa Malaysia and English
  • 3-5 experience in similar role; Past participation in hackathons an advantage
  • Proven experience as a Full Stack Developer or similar role
  • Experience developing responsive web applications
  • Familiarity with common stacks
  • Knowledge in Javascript and web related technologies
  • Familiarity with databases (e.g. MySQL, MongoDB), web servers (e.g. Apache) and UI/UX design
  • Must be hands-on in rapid prototyping, testing and troubleshooting
  • Strong desire to learn a multitude of technologies and programming languages with a growth mindset
  • Strong intellectual curiosity, creative problem-solving skills, responsive and responsible
  • Positive can-do attitude, adaptable to change

To apply, email your resume to careers@digitalpenang.my.