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Digital Realty


Customer Portal Lead Developer

  2323 bryan street, Dallas

Position title: Customer Portal Lead Developer

Location: Dallas – Remote


Your role

The Customer Portal Lead Developer will be responsible for Architecture, Design and Development of highly responsive Web applications using React, Next JS frameworks. Lead Engineer will work closely with Development, Architecture and Product teams in building Customer facing features.


What you’ll be doing

  • Designing a modern highly responsive web-based user interface
  • Developing the latest user-facing features using React, Next.JS
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Optimizing components for maximum performance across web and mobile devices
  • Collaborate with Full Stack and API developers to enhance the user experience
  • Work closely with the business analysts to understand use cases and user needs
  • Write tests for new and existing features to improve overall test coverage
  • Requirements review, Design and Code reviews
  • Ensuring Portal web application stability and performance
  • Working with Devops to assist team with set up of new Next.js based projects and Pipelines
  • Assist with the testing, maintenance, and development of multiple React/Next projects
  • Troubleshoot, debug and maintain Portal Web application and sub projects
  • Keeping up-to-date with the latest technology and programming trends


What you’ll need

  • 4-5 years React.JS or Next.JS Development with Customer facing or Internal Web/Mobile applications
  • Overall 6-7 years of experience with Front end technologies
  • Expert with Material UI and creation of new components
  • Expert with HTML5 and CSS3
  • Exceptional JavaScript coding and analytical skills
  • Continuous Integration testing and builds
  • JavaScript Unit Testing
  • Experience with software engineering best practices (e.g. unit testing, code reviews, design documentation)
  • Fullstack experience is a plus
  • Integration with API endpoints and Services
  • Swaggerhub usage experience
  • Digital Realty cares about the health and safety of its workforce, customers, and vendors. Digital Realty encourages all new hires to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated by their start date. Employees who are not fully COVID-19 vaccinated will need to comply with our weekly COVID-19 testing requirements, subject to applicable workplace accommodation requirements.


The Role

  • Work with stakeholders to create and organize product backlogs
  • Work in an agile environment following scrum development processes
  • Partner with the business to gather requirements, assist in story writing, and manage/groom the backlog.
  • Provide technical direction for the UI/UX development, and design, from the definition phase through to implementation.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to drive site enhancements with minimal supervision
  • Responsible for developing desktop and mobile customer facing websites
  • Responsible for providing content management, content strategy, and project management.
  • Partner with API layer team to ensure front end requirements are met
  • Provides trouble shooting for day-to-day issues and ongoing maintenance with portal solutions and reporting. Makes recommendations as needed to ensure reliability of the systems and finds innovative solutions if problems should occur
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with both internal/externals customers at the senior management and executive level to influence project teams and gain consensus on the selection of the most viable solutions
  • Collaborates on and oversees various projects as assigned that are cross-functional in nature


A bit about us

Digital Realty supports the world's leading enterprises and service providers by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, our global data center platform, gives customers a reliable foundation for scaling their digital business and efficiently managing data gravity challenges. The size and scale of our business puts us in a unique position to offer customers access to 290 facilities in 49 metros across 24 countries and six continents.


A bit about our IT team

Our IT team is at the heart of our business. We develop infrastructures, design and build networks, support servers and provide the first line of support by delivering rich connectivity for our customers. With new data centers coming online all the time, it’s a rapidly changing technical environment so our team is always ready to innovate and take the lead on projects. We constantly develop, deploy and support vital networks and data services that drive business performance and improve life for customers around the globe.


What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers.

Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or Company policy.

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employee of Digital Realty and its subsidiaries. Digital Realty is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited referrals.

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Justin Pickens

Justin Pickens


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Your future colleagues

“I enjoy coming to work each day to support the team and their growth.”

Isaac S.
Manager, IT Corporate Services, Dallas, TX