JavaScript Developer - NodeJS / Vanilla

Java Source
£60000 - £75000/annum Bonus, great pension & corporate pac
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
JavaScript Developer (*2) - NodeJS / Vanilla

Salary: £50k - £70k Basic + Full Benefits (Bonus, Generous Pension Contribution plus wider package)

Location: Slough / Heathrow (2-3 days working from home possible once settled)

Key Words: Javascript Developer, UI Developer, Front End Developer, Full stack Java Developer, Senior Software Engineer, Software Developer, Full stack Developer, Docker, AWS, NodeJS, SAAS, IAAS, PAAS, Azure, Kafka, JavaScript, Vanilla, NodeJS, etc

Are you a passionate & talented Javascript Developer looking for a fresh challenge where you will be recognised as a key contributor in designing, developing & deploying future ready technologies? Are you keen to join the web team of a FTSE 100 house-hold name that will provide you with exciting & revolutionary projects deployed to benefits millions of customers? Do you want to work in a positive, dynamic & flexible working environment (can work from home 2-3 days a week once established)?

You will be responsible for developing distributed web appliactions and accessible websites (in an Agile environment) in which you will provide the technical design through to completion. You will work proactively alongside a team of talented engineers on huge multi-million pound projects! 

Background & Tech

You are a passionate Javascript engineer who is passionate about pair programming & able to write well designed, very testable & highly efficient code. You will have a very good Front-End skill set with experience using JavaScript (Vanilla) & NodeJS, Angular or React. You are at home in an Agile environment and have proven experience with hands-on development, troubleshooting & continuous integration.

What you will need to bring to the table

* Have experience building distributed web applications.
* Proficient with at least one of the following languages: NodeJS, JavaScript (Vanilla), jQuery, React, SASS.
* Have experience with Docker, container clustering tools and concepts, and the various IAAS/PAAS offerings from AWS and/or Azure.
* Are proficient at TDD.
* Understands the principles of good software design and care about the code they write.
* Have experience with distributed version controls systems like Git.
* Prefer pair programming to working solo.

* Understands how to build Accessibility friendly websites
* Good SEO knowledge
* Continues Delivery 
* Cloud base environments  (Cloud Foundry, Azure, kKubernetes)
* Has worked on both monolithic applications and micro-services
* Contribute towards open source software or organize or speak at software-related meetup groups.
* Have experience using databases (SQL and NoSQL).
* Have experience with messaging systems or distributed replicated logs like Kafka.
* Have experience using build tools like Maven and Gradle, Webpack, Nodejs

If this sounds like something you`d like to explore then please pop your CV across for immediate consideration. Many thanks