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, the largest food delivery service in Singapore, and a member of the founding-team of Nova Founders Capital, a fintech focused Venture Capital firm based out of London & Hong Kong.

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

Find our Tech Stack @UMAI here:

Meet Ana to have an insight into life as a Front-End engineer at UMAI!

Your tasks:

  • Translation of designer mock-ups and wireframes into responsive React front-end
  • Expertise in JavaScript: Deep understanding of prototypical Inheritance, scope, and closures
  • Unit testing with Karma and Jest/Enzyme
  • Creating e2e test suites for all components and running them with Protractor.
  • Fixing existing bugs, both functional and UI related
  • 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, TypeScript, Rx.js, Redux, and Angular Js
  • Practical knowledge of web toolings such as Webpack, NPM, Yarn, Grunt, Gulp and Bower
  • 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
  • Knowledge about the deployment process with AWS, ideally CI/CD
  • Familiarity with RESTful services
  • Knowledge about frameworks/libraries like jQuery or Bootstrap
  • AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML)
  • Understanding of how to use git for versioning in the context of teams, e.g. pull requests, branching, conflict management

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

What we offer:

  • A dynamic and highly motivated team with flat hierarchies
  • Great working atmosphere in an international environment
  • Challenging and diversified tasks with direct responsibility
  • Opportunity to learn and work with some of the best entrepreneurs in the world.
  • We give you insights into all relevant aspects of founding a company and the opportunity to build up a meaningful international network.

We thrive on the diversity of our company with a team coming from over 14 different nationalities thus, no matter where you are in the world, we urge you to apply!

    We will provide the relevant employment pass to work in Malaysia.