Frontend Developer

Kuala Lumpur
Engineering & Technology


3- 5 years

Seniority level

Mid-senior level

Employment type


The opportunity

First Digital Trust (FDT) is seeking Frontend Developer to join our growing Engineering team in Kuala Lumpur. As part of the team, you will contribute to various web applications across a variety of frontend disciplines (HTML/SCSS/Angular/JS). You will work with both product/design teams and backend engineers to take features from mockup/design to a polished cross browser/cross platform HTML/SCSS. This represents an ideal opportunity for someone wanting to make a genuine impact in a growing fintech company that has proven itself at every step of the journey to date.


  • Translate UX guidelines and design concepts into responsive high-performance web pages.
  • Create robust and elegant elements using SASS and semantic HTML.
  • Implement components using Angular.
  • Ensure cross browser/cross platform compatibility.
  • Collaborate with designers, developers and product marketers to optimise user experience across desktop, tablet and mobile.
  • Contribute to a future-ready, high quality and performant code base.
  • Engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures.
  • Ensure that technical decisions support our goals of quality, performance, scalability, reliability, availability, and security.
  • Independence in your tasks and decisions while keeping the rest of the team in mind.


  • 3-5 years experience as a frontend developer, having built complex, performant UIs with clean code and architecture.
  • 3+ years of experience with Angular 6+
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript, HTML and SCSS.
  • Expert knowledge of Bootstrap framework.
  • Proficiency with build tools (Webpack, Babel, Gulp, etc.).
  • Fundamental understanding of Version Control (GitHub, Bitbucket).
  • Experience with Figma/Sketch and familiarity with design systems thinking is a huge plus.
  • Agile, Scrum, Test Driven Development experience.
  • Working knowledge of RESTful APIs is a plus.

Our values

We get things done.

We don't look at challenges and say that they're someone else's job—we find a way.

We get things right.

It’s all about trust. We make no compromise in standards of integrity in all of our actions.

We change thing.

We embrace change and the opportunities it creates and always seek to improve.


First Digital Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment. We're always on the lookout for talented, passionate people and encourage applications from all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, parental status, race or religion. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.