Lead Angular JS Developer

Lodestar Recruitment
West Holland Park, Greater London
£60000 - £70000/annum Comprehensive benefits
19 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead AngularJS Developer; (Angular 2 or 4), HTML5, CSS, RESTful web services.
West London, near W14 8UX.
Circa £60,000-£70,000ish + Benefits.

A superb opportunity for a Lead Angular JS Developer has arisen with a successful, well-established company who provide a broad range of business-critical software, digital solutions and technology-based outsourcing services to over 500 clients across multiple domains.

Specialist areas include:

• Digital Software – Offering a suite of market-leading digital/web applications which accelerate digital transformations
• Business insight & analytics – Utilising big data & analytics to help design a specific view of customer interactions, unlocking data to aid in making informed decisions
• Automation & integration – Redesigning, digitising, and automating business processes to deliver operational efficiencies and end-to-end integrations
• Application development & support – Utilising the latest UX design principles to build/support award winning mobile and web apps
• Cloud enablement – From cloud migration to secure managed cloud, solutions enable customers to harness the full power of cloud.

As the successful Lead Angular.JS Developer, your role & responsibilities will include:

• Develop engaging, interactive, Responsive, single-page-applications Front-Ends, using Angular as part of agile delivery teams
• Coaching/mentoring more junior developers in Angular / Front-End best practices
• Contributing to agile delivery process, ensuring open communication channels are kept
• Providing input to User Experience for products being delivered
• Ensuring all work delivered has quality built in, using automation test frameworks
• Providing improvement recommendations in the way the client delivers front-end requirements for clients
• Communicating with client Product Owners and other stakeholders
• This is not a maintenance front end, we need someone who can start from scratch and shape the direction
• Creating Angular views and CSS, from scratch
• Creating working prototypes, from scratch
• Ensure developed applications meet browser/mobile compatibility requirements

As the ideal Lead Angular JS Developer, you will have:

• Good experience with Angular (Angular 2 or Angular 4 preferred)
• Proficient in HTML5 and CSS (Bootstrap, Responsive Design, SASS) and Git
• Strong knowledge of how browsers differentiate from one another (iOS, Safari, Internet Explorer 9+).
• Good knowledge of Front-End test frameworks, such as Karma, Protractor etc.
• Experience with Typescript is a huge benefit!
• Experience working in Agile (SCRUM)
• BDD experience

Bonus/Nice to have skills include:

• Gulp, Webpack, NPM, Bower, Karma or JIRA
• Knowledge of Accessibility standards such as WCAG
• Good knowledge of User Experience
• Ability to work multiple projects concurrently
• Adaptive to change, thriving in a rapidly evolving technology environment
• Committed in producing high quality work

Benefits include:

Flexible work hours, Career coaching, Healthcare, Pension, Life Assurance, Cycle to work scheme, Childcare vouchers, Team events, and Employee referral schemes.

For more information on this Lead Front-End Angular JS role, please contact Remi Damiani on contact details provided