JavaScript Video App Developer (Plymouth)

£25k - £32k pa + pension flexworking
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
JavaScript Video App Developer (Plymouth). We are looking for an enthusiastic & ambitious JavaScript Developer to work on a range of cutting edge video delivery products & services. This role will make use of latest tools including TypeScript & webpack. Working on developing players, apps & front ends for Broadcast clients, this role will expose you to the latest technologies in video streaming & will encompass development for web, Smart TV, STB & mobile with the opportunity to move into other areas of software development. WHO. The client is a fast growing company who design, develop & deploy pioneering technology to make online video happen. They are proud to work with broadcasters & content owners throughout the UK, Europe & America & their products include: live & on-demand video delivery to multiple devices, instant Live2VOD automation, Digital Rights Management, Players & Player SDK's. They have enjoyed significant growth over the past 5 years & continue to expand their Plymouth & Bristol offices. At the client you can enjoy working with a friendly, inclusive & ambitious team, with the opportunity to develop your career & be instrumental in shaping the company's future. A work-life balance is so important to them & it's one of the reasons they are choosing to grow their team in the South West. Not only does it offer stunning beaches, countryside & a colourful metropolitan lifestyle, it's also a thriving, & ever growing tech hub. They are really proud of their company culture - it's a place where you can inspire, be inspired & really make a difference. The role Working on key products designed for the broadcast & media/entertainment industry, the successful candidate will join the client technical team & report to the Technical Lead for Players. As JavaScript Developer you will: - Work on the development of front end video & audio players for broadcast & content owner clients - Using JavaScript/TypeScript, work on increasing the feature set of our innovative vuplay smart wrapper. - Develop APIs in JavaScript to allow player functionality to be programmatically controlled by the end client. - Work with player technology developed by the client & other commercial players such as THEOPlayer, JW Player & open source players such as Shaka & DASH.JS - Be involved in requirements gathering for client projects; ensuring that work is 'Ready' to be started. - Occasionally travel to London or Europe. Skills you will have: - At least 2 years' commercial experience as a JavaScript Developer. - Some knowledge of libraries & frameworks such as TypeScript, webpack, Angular, Knockout. - Experience in the software lifecycle continuous build & deployment processes. - Analytical thinking; taking customer requirements & coming up with a technical solution. - Code refactoring, TDD, BDD. - Experience with Agile & lean practices (desirable). Title: JavaScript Video App Developer (Plymouth). Location: Plymouth, centrally located. Salary: up to c£250000 - 35000 pa + pension flex working and lots of perks Start date: ASAP. Client will wait for the right person. For more information please call Charlotte on ************* or email your CV to *************************** Services advertised by itecopeople are those of an Agency
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