Senior Frontend Developer

Digital Gurus Recruitment
United Kingdom
£60000.00 - £70000.00 pa + Benefits
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Front-End Developer, Clientside, £60,000 - £70,000 +Benefits, Central London My client is eagerly looking for a Senior Front End Developer to build the most compelling user experience across all devices - pushing boundaries in travel tech, ticketing (entertainment) tech, user personalisation, and styling customisation. Working closely with Product Managers, UX, UI, the Back End development team, and QA, you will be an active member of an agile function, and heavily involved in both strategic problem solving and hands-on sleeves-rolled-up coding. Pixel-perfect obsessives are particularly welcome! The product is a Travel and Lifestyle Concierge Online Platform. It's a multi-tenanted system whereby 100's of instances can spin off one core model - all branded differently and with different configurations, languages and currencies (most of clients white-label the service). They've five core areas of the application - Travel (flights, hotels, car rental), Entertainment (Tickets to music, sports, theatre etc), Dining (restaurant bookings), member events and member offers and benefits (e.g. discounts at luxury retailers). Therefore, developers get to gain expertise in all these sectors. Integration happens with a lot of third party systems to enable end-to-end bookings and ecommerce. They're completely in-house - no agencies or outsourcing. The product team has: · Development · Product Management · QA · UX/UI · Data and analytics · Content and comms They work with the latest tech stack, with no legacy system. The tech ecosystem includes a Python/Django back end REST API which the Front End simply consumes. Front End is Angular 2/4, JS, Gulp, SASS, Bootstrap 4 etc. The Front End team is working with Angular 2 in depth and you must have commercial experience of getting the most out of this powerful technology. Hitting the ground running with Angular 2 and Typescript will be critical. REQUIREMENTS The Role - Hands-on sleeves-rolled-up coding - Working on a joint leadership, individual working, or team basis (depending on the project, ticket, component etc) - Mentoring and coaching new, and junior, members of the team - Part of a Senior Development team of six people (3x Back End, 1x Full Stack, 2x Front End) - Creating multi-theme / multi-language instances of the platform - Liaising with UX, UI, QA, and Back End teams Key skills - Commercial Angular2 experience - Solid Typescript experience - Having already made the move from CSS3 to Saas - Knowledge of component-based building, and API consumption - Redux If this role sounds like you then please do get in touch;
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