Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Internship Duration: 6 months (potential to be converted into full time permanent employee)

UMAI is a software provider that helps restaurants to save time and increase revenues by automating manual tasks, minimize last-minute cancellations, upsell customers more effectively and provide more personalized service.

The team has extensive experience in building internet companies and has been part of building some of the largest e-commerce ventures in the Asia Pacific Region. Founded by the former MD of foodpanda.sg, the largest food delivery service in Singapore, and a member of the founding-team of Nova Founders Capital.

This is not a formal corporate role. We are looking for someone who has a “hustle” attitude, who is results driven, comfortable with ambiguity, is a self-starter and has a sense of humor.

We can only consider applications from candidates who are able to stay with us for 6 months, in order that you can take full ownership of your projects!

Your Responsibilities:

  • Translation of designer mock-ups and wireframes into responsive UI/UX
  • Expertise in JavaScript: Deep understanding of promise, prototypical Inheritance, scope, and closures
  • Unit testing with Jest/Enzyme
  • Ability to adopt and grasp existing code
  • Participating in discussions about the product and solving problems together with the team

Your Skills:

  • Core web fundamentals: HTML5, Javascript, and CSS/CSS3
  • Experience developing with modern front-end tools and frameworks such React Js and Redux, TypeScript, Rx.js, Vue Js and Angular Js
  • Practical knowledge of web tooling such as Webpack, NPM, Yarn
  • Understanding of ES6 and newer ES specifications
  • Proficient with Chrome developer tools, including knowing how to diagnose and fix performance issues
  • CSS precompilers like Sass and LESS
  • Familiarity with RESTful services
  • AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML)
  • Understanding of how the versioning system works.

Your Profile:

  • Experience in developing front-end apps with HTML, CSS, Javascript, React
  • Taking ownership of the whole product
  • Team player
  • Eager to learn new technologies and explore new tasks
  • Goal oriented vs time oriented: Focus on hitting milestones vs leave the office on time
  • Must be familiar with our tech stack and have the knowledge of driving the future direction of this

Nice to have:

  • code review experience
  • opensource (github) contribution and projects

What We Offer

  • An opportunity to work with two internationally experienced entrepreneurs
  • Insight into all relevant aspects of growing a company, and the opportunity to build up an impacting, international network
  • Great working atmosphere with an international team coming more than 10 different nationalities
  • A dynamic and highly motivated team with flat hierarchies
  • Great working atmosphere in an international environment
  • Challenging and diversified tasks with direct responsibility & ownership

UMAI is one of the fastest growing F&B tech start up in South East Asia. If you’d like to become part of UMAI and change the future of the hospitality industry, we urge you to apply!