Frontend Developer

Digital Gurus Recruitment
United Kingdom
£50000.00 - £55000.00 pa + Benefits
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Frontend Developer, Software Soluitons, £50,000 - £55,000 +Benefits, Central London My client is eagerly looking for Front End Developer, who'll play a pivotal part in crafting the online experience for members, every time they log on to the industry leading platform. Working closely with the UX, UI, and Back End teams (in London and Cape Town), you'll be part of a lively group that cares about pixel perfect code and best in class responsive design. 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 - Project Managers - QA - UI/UX - Data and Analytics - Content and Communications 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. They're looking for outstanding HTML / CSS (Sass) and are working in Angular2 so outstanding JavaScript skills are essential. The platform is based on customisation so experience with theme pickers, deep styling, and animations would be helpful. REQUIREMENTS You'll be a good fit for the challenge ahead if: · You want to join a new team with a long to do list and an ambitious roadmap · You are open, inclusive and collaborative - they're building a new team of developers, designers, strategists, data experts, and operationally experienced colleagues and they all work together · You can show commits in Git, talk through live projects, and point in the direction of things you've tried (whether they've worked or not) · You'll enjoy contributing to functional and technical design Essential skills · Commercial Angular 2 experience · Excellent JavaScript skills We are looking for Developers who: · Know what they want to do - there'll be lots of opportunity for exploration and R&D · Are comfortable with switching between complex layers, the prospect of learning new languages / libraries, and have a genuine interest in the latest software technologies · Have experience of building / working with high transaction, multitenant applications · Are naturally curious about the world and like to ask why (and break things) · Are passionate about setting high standards, and shipping quality software · Can help non-developers understand - and engage with - the product development process · Want to keep learning · Like to communicate - in real life, and not just in Slack If this sounds like you then please do get in touch;
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