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Senior Frontend Developer at Kounta

Chippendale, NSW

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Kounta is the go-to platform for hospitality. 

Kounta is an Australian food service technology expert that works with people who love to produce, sell and consume food – so they can connect better, work faster and smarter, and keep growing.

This is an opportunity to enhance Kounta’s user experience through the work on our design system components and tooling. You’ll work collaboratively with developers and designers to find solutions that help us deliver polished customer experiences.

You have a deep interest in design systems and transforming designs into a reusable UI architecture. You will be an advocate for UI best practices and process by helping other developers through pair programming and documentation/tooling.

If you’re self motivated, enjoy sinking your teeth into a wide variety of challenges and get excited by the prospect of working with a talented crew who are doing things a little differently, then chances are you’ll love working at Kounta.

Our team

  • Passionate about designing and developing creative solutions for our users in a collaborative environment
  • Demonstrates a strong technical sense across the big picture right down to the design details
  • Wants everyone to learn and share knowledge with others to improve our craft
  • Continuously strive to build a culture that is a joy to work in and with

Your role

  • Help build and maintain our frontend architecture with reusable components using React.
  • Comfortable with ES6 and have used either TypeScript or Flow
  • Think first in semantic HTML and can implement keyboard and touch interactions
  • Knowledgeable with layouts using CSS grid and flexbox using CSS-in-JS
  • Help iterate on existing solutions for our customers
  • Collaborate between design and engineering teams to improve product quality
  • Grow the team’s knowledge of emerging practices and technologies through code reviews and internal training sessions

About you

  • Minimum of 3+ years experience with React, HTML, and CSS
  • Working knowledge of Webpack and Storybook
  • Familiar with structural, interaction, and visual UI testing methods
  • You know your way around Figma or similar design tools


  • Brew up? We have a full self-service cafe set up in the office featuring coffee from Australia’s finest roasters (think Mecca, Sample, Industry Beans etc.), with our very own coffee experts floating around to teach you a trick or two
  • Gelato Messina fridge stocked with new flavours on a regular basis
  • Fully stocked fridge of different craft beers #PoweredByKounta
  • Regular wine tasting sessions #PoweredByKounta
  • Work hard and play hard with table tennis and foosball
  • Organised activities such as hackathons, board game nights
  • Awesome new office space located in Chippendale

To all recruitment agencies: Kounta does not accept agency resumes.

Please do not forward resumes to Kounta employees or any other company location. Kounta is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

About Kounta

Office address

  • 36-42 Chippen Street, Chippendale, NSW, 2008

Company size

51-200 people

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