Frontend Chapter Lead (Engineering Manager)

Kinosis Ltd
United Kingdom
75K-85K DOE
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About us At Touch Surgery, we're on a mission to positively impact lives around the world, and we're doing this by improving surgical outcomes for patients. We are building software that pushes the boundaries of surgical care. We build tools to help healthcare systems improve training, reduce errors, and decrease the cost of medical care. Design and technology are core to how we're doing this and we're always on the lookout for great engineers and designers to welcome into our team. If you're looking for a real purpose behind what you do, this role is a genuine opportunity to make a difference. What we are looking for... Touch Surgery is looking for a Frontend Chapter Lead. Someone that loves to get things done while understanding how to build products that will stand the test of time. An engineer that wants to lead a team that is building tools that are used by surgeons and medical professionals around the globe. If you love a technical challenge and want to lead a team building products that have a positive impact then you will love Touch Surgery. At Touch Surgery you will be working in a continuously integrated, continuously deployed environment, with a diverse range of people from around the world. You'll be working alongside data scientists, animators, 3d artists, and machine learning experts. We care about both the quality of what we're making and the quality of life of our team. As a lead of the Frontend Chapter, you'll be working to deliver our surgical content to millions of users and building the future products that will enable surgeons around the world to work more efficiently. Our frontend stack is React with Redux, Webpack, Babel, CSS Modules, Jest, Enzyme. About you - Experience with React + Redux. (or other modern frontend frameworks) - Good understanding of Javascript. (experience with ES6 syntax is a bonus) - Good understanding of CSS. (experience with CSS Modules is a bonus) - A broad knowledge of the web development (HTTP, performance, security. etc) - Knowledge of unit testing. - Good communication skills, able to collaborate with product owner, designers, and backend developers. - Experience working with teams to create highly performant and user-friendly RESTful services. - Experience building a maintainable web application with responsive UI. - Familiar and capable of managing relational databases. - Experience managing teams Why you should work for us. As the team is growing, we are looking for someone with a real passion for software development to join our diverse but tight-knit group of dedicated people, working in an agile environment. You will be helping implement features into our platform and assist with maintenance across the whole codebase. You will be exposed to UI, networking, data persistence as well as opportunities to work on our simulation engine. - 25 days' holidays - Company sick pay scheme - Pension scheme - Friday drinks - Cycle Scheme - Season ticket travel loan - Kids Vouchers - Free breakfast & healthy snacks - Games nights (pizza & beer provided) - Learning opportunities with courses & workshops - For more senior team members we are also open to remote working. This is an exciting opportunity to work in one of the best healthcare start-ups in Europe, with the chance to meet and develop relationships with surgeons from around the world. We offer competitive salaries and a share options scheme so that all our employees have a part in our success. We are located near Old Street Station in a newly refurbished space, which is right at the center of the growing technology start-up scene in London. EQUALITIES STATEMENT We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. To apply for this "Frontend Chapter Lead" position please click the "Apply Now" button, this will transfer you to the recruitment website where you will need to complete the application process.
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