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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Front end developer, Mobile

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  Feb 21, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 91860 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

We are excited to invite applications for the position of Mobile and Front End Developer within our Architecture team. Our Enterprise Architecture group works to try to drive agility within the rest of our organization. The position will be responsible for developing and working with application developers in Google Cloud, SAP, Salesforce, Mobile device development, open source development and more. This person will drive improvements in performance, security, maintainability and scalability of our applications. This team is a group of innovators and technologists that love to learn and collaborate. Together, you’ll use a disciplined, innovative and a business focused approach to develop a wide variety of high-quality products and solutions.


As an experienced developer, your mission is to help our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your knowledge of design, development process, coding, and testing will raise the team´s game, meeting standards as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and tackle sophisticated and most important problems, internally and externally.

In this role is responsible for:


  • Develop functional web and mobile applications
  • Build reusable, performant and clean code
  • Write automated tests
  • Provide guidance in technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
  • Optimize applications for scalability and speed.
  • Collaborate with other team members, designers, and business owners.
  • Stay up-to-date on the newest technologies
  • Write functional requirement documents and specification


Required basic qualifications:


  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, Engineering or similar degree
  • 2+ years of Software Engineer experience

  • Strong proficiency in JavaScript (ES6) or TypeScript

  • Experience developing front end web applications 
    -Strong CSS 
    -JavaScript Frameworks such as: React,  Angular or Vue

  • Good understanding of functional programming

  • Familiarities with modern JavaScript tools, like npm and webpack

  • Proficiency with Git version control 

  • Familiarity with browser rendering behavior and performance

  • Familiarity with JS automated testing tools and frameworks

  • Experience with backend/API development

  • Experience with capabilities of major Cloud Service providers (Google, AWS, Azure).


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience with React Native framework

  • Interest in DevOps principles

  • Experience with mobile, ecommerce and enterprise applications.


Apply and learn more about the role!

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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