Lead Front End Developer

£45,000 - £55,000 per annum
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Front End Developer looking for a new exciting challenge with real career progression? A proven and engaging team leader? Looking to work for a company that is investing and leading in the latest technology? We are looking for an adaptable individual who can juggle influencing and leading a team as well as being involved in the day to day hands on work of the department, a confident communicator with the ability to engage and take active participation in meetings with the technological understanding to lead and contribute to the Architectural road map for the domain. Responsibilities - Developing new user-facing features using React.js - Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use - Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code - Optimising components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers Essential Criteria - Confident and experienced team leader - Proven experience as a front end/ UI developer - Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model - Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles - Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux) - Familiarity with newer specifications of EcmaScript - Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js) - Knowledge of isomorphic React is a plus - Familiarity with RESTful APIs - Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token - Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools - Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc. - Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements - A knack for benchmarking and optimisation - Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git, SVN Why Microlise? - Top 200 company in Nottingham 2017, 47 in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table 2017, Sunday Times top 100 Profit Track 2017, Megabuyte Top 50 2016, Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finals - Clear career ladders across development - Excellent pension scheme offering 3% contribution - Up to 29 days holiday with the bank holidays on top! - Vitality Health Insurance and Rewards (a free Starbucks every week!) - Childcare vouchers - Great little extras, Easter eggs, yearly BBQ and annual awards! - Free tickets to the British Superbikes - Free parking, tea, coffee and daily fruit Interested in the role? Great, we look forward to your application! Just to let you know, telephone interviews will take place while the advert is still live, face to face interviews will take place on 10 November 2017 Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK (sponsorship is not available for this position). THIS ROLE IS NOT OPEN TO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES. NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM RECRUITMENT AGENCIES. When registering to Jobsite you will redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that you application can be reviewed
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