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Front-end Software Engineer

Req id:  24765

San Diego, CA, US


As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 


You are an experienced web developer who is passionate and excited to build scalable, interactive web applications using modern technologies. You have strong experience building applications that use client and server-side JavaScript frameworks such as VueJS, ReactJS and NodeJS. You have new and innovative ideas that can help move products forward and give them a competitive edge. Your primary focus will be the development of a Node JS API and VueJS application, which will be used for reporting and measuring on many data sources.




  • Integration of VueJS, ReactJS and NodeJS applications into other 3rd party APIs and systems
  • Writing modular, reusable, testable and efficient code
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant web applications
  • Integration of data storage solutions (S3, MongoDB)


What it takes:


  • 3+ yrs. experience in web development
  • Strong proficiency with JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks
  • Strong knowledge of Node JS and frameworks (HapiJS, Express)
  • Strong knowledge of client technology stack including VueJS, ReactJS, HTML5, CSS
  • Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks
  • Good understanding of server-side templating such as handlebars/Jade
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies such as HTML5, and CSS
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors (SASS)
  • Understanding of API integrations, Single-Sign-on and token-based authentication (REST, JWT, OAuth)
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into a single system
  • Understanding of database schemas (MongoDB, Mongoose, JSON, BSON)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
  • Proficient understanding of project management and build tools such as NPM, Webpack and Vite
  • Understanding of scalable AWS application hosting (Lambda, EC2, S3, CloudFront)
  • Familiarity with Learning Management systems (LMS) and Learning Record Stores (LRS) is a plus.


While OpenText is an Equal Opportunity Employer, our efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact accomodationrequests@opentext.com.


Additionally, OpenText, as a proud US Federal Government contractor, is subject to Executive Order 14042 requiring all US employees (in office or virtual) be fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022. New employees joining OpenText will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to joining or be approved for a medical or religious exemptions. If you believe you qualify for an exemption you can request the exemption form at accommodationrequests@opentext.com


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and potential. Become an OpenText Navigator.

Nearest Major Market: San Diego

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