Front End Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Halifax, Canada

Front End Engineer

Job description

Do you get thrilled by designing and creating wonderful applications that customers love? Do you have a background in cloud software development? Are you interested in exciting our clients with beautiful user-experiences? We would love to have you!

Your role as a Front End Engineer at Movella

As a Front-end Developer you are responsible for the technical realization of the front-end of our customer facing web and mobile applications. Through your creative and detailed approach, you will create superior user interfaces with clear technical structures, considering future optimization and clean code. You will collaborate with backend developers, as well as Product Managers, QA Engineers, and UX/UI designers.

You will be part of the Engineering team. You will be working in an Agile/Scrum team together with our external partner in cloud development. This role will be based out of Canada. 

Key challenges :

  • Build responsive web & mobile applications as part of the product
  • Follow industry-leading software development practices
  • Write Production quality code and ensure code quality at the highest level
  • Communicate with all the relevant stakeholders in a timely manner
  • Take responsibility for complete Web development/publishing process as required
  • Write relevant unit/automated tests for adequate code coverage


Movella is looking for a creative and self-motivated Front-end Developer. Someone who thrives in an environment where your ability to work independently and problem-solving skills are highly appreciated. You have:

  • 10 to 12 years relevant experience
  • Well versed with building scalable products using appropriate frontend technologies
  • Exposure to web/hybrid technologies ( JS, React/React Native, Vue, etc ) is mandatory
  • Prior experience in building mobile apps that are published in App Store with good ratings and used at scale
  • Understands well RestAPI, Micro Front-end, Dockers, Cross Platform FE implementations
  • Comfortable with Atlassian tool set( Jira, Confluence, etc)
  • Experience in Java /Kotlin/ Swift or similar languages
  • Experience in MVC/MVVM etc required
  • Experience in REST / JSON-based data handling
  • Experience in unit testing for web & mobile applications required
  • Exposure to responsive design is highly desirable

Working at Movella

Movella is bringing meaning to movement. This new brand encapsulates the value and technologies from mCube, Xsens, and Kinduct. Our mission is to digitize movement so that people can extract meaning and impact positive change. We provide intelligent solutions for sensing, capturing, and analyzing motion and states of being. Our products accelerate innovation and create extraordinary outcomes in entertainment, sports, health and industrial markets.

Working for Movella is working with colleagues that are inquisitive and entrepreneurial by heart. Naturally, there is a high level of cooperation within our teams. These teams consist of people with multiple international backgrounds, a sportive mindset and driven to get the most out of themselves. They share a passion for health, movement and technology. Movella offers a position in an innovative, ambitious and international environment, with an attractive compensation package. The informal culture allows for personal input, growth and development. Full training in our products and services will be provided.