Senior Frontend Engineer/Architect

The ReThink Group Limited
City of London, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Frontend Architect - Central London

An innovative digital company with a global reach, based in the heart of London, have a brand new role in their fantastic technical team. This ecommerce giant has grown on average 30% year on year for over a decade to become a household name and now boasts millions hits per month. They need someone who is not afraid to bring some original new ideas to the table, suggest new tech and try new things! Expertise in Frontend tech, including a high standard of React, Node.js, Angular or other similar web libraries and frameworks IS A MUST

With a global reach, this amazing team have opened up their second office in the Northern Powerhouse and are looking for a Senior/Lead Frontend Developer or someone ready to step into a Frontend Architect role.This is a real chance to help shape and lead a team - they have ambitious plansand you will play a central part in taking the company to that next level.

What will you be doing?

  • Your role will involve changing the web platform (mobile, desktop and tablet) functionality for all territories
  • Ownership and enforcement of technical & quality standards & architecture
  • Definition and evolution of appropriate platform architecture
  • Choosing the appropriate tools and technology to solve the problem at hand, potentially building bespoke frameworks or selecting Open Source or commercial tools where required

What do we need from you?

  • High standard of React, Node.js, Angular or other similar web libraries and frameworks.
  • Solid background in best-practice JQuery and JavaScript
  • Experience of Agile/Scrum practices across the product team.
  • Extensive experience developing high put through ecommerce applications.
  • Experience with frond end caching strategies.
  • Understanding of TDD & BDD

If you've got any experience leading a team of developers that would be fantastic, but we are also happy to chat to people who are ready to take that next step in their career!

We're currently putting together a shortlist, but us Gurus are always happy to just have a bit of a chat and answer any questions if you want to find out more first :)

Contact Cara Dodson for more information!