JavaScript Developer

GCS Recruitment Specialists Ltd
£35k - £45k pa
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking exceptional developers at Mid and Senior levels for both Front-end (Backbone/Marionette) and Server-side (Node/Express) roles. As a member of the product development team you will be architecting, building and testing new features of a complex, enterprise grade SaaS platform and the PIM, DAM and Print applications it supports. This is a great opportunity to gain experience working on a large scale SaaS product running on a modern dockerised microservices architecture. Responsibilities - Work closely with members of the commercial, development and QA teams to understand requirements and develop specifications - Develop and test both new functionality and bug fixes - Develop engaging front-end UX in JavaScript/HTML/CSS within our MVC framework - Securely support and extend our REST API using JavaScript in Node server side framework - Develop well structured, commented code and unit tests Key Technology/Skills - JavaScript ES 6 - HTML5/CSS3 - Backbone + Marionette - Node + Express - MongoDB - Async - Underscore - NPM - Linux - Git - Mocha - Vagrant - Docker - AWS The Ideal Candidate - A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline - Self starter and problem solver - Commercial full-stack JavaScript development experience - Very strong ES6 programming skills - Solid understanding of asynchronous and functional design patterns - Experience of working within an MVC framework - Experience of developing RESTful APIs - An enthusiasm for new technology - Experience of DevOps and Agile practices and processes
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