Senior Front End Developer - React/Redux - Step up into a Tech Lead

GL Global Ltd
London (Greater)
£60k+ per annum
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Front End Developer - JavaScript, ES6, React, Redux - Step up into a Tech Lead

My client currently has an opportunity for a senior, experienced Front End Developer to step up into a Tech Lead role, setting the agenda and architecture approach for a Web Applications team that integrate tightly with their state-of-the-art microservices Back End. This is a rare opportunity to develop a sense of ownership over code and applications and build quality code for the long term as well as making short-term quick wins.


  • Take lead implementing first generation of JavaScript Applications
  • Set structure and architecture along with CTO and technical team
  • Have a view and opinion on emerging technologies and application development
  • Ensure technical feasibility of UX designs
  • Evolve Web Apps to keep up with continuously improving Back End capabilities and new client requirements

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years FE experience leading up to or in this kind of role
  • Excellent understanding of client-side Scripting and JavaScript frameworks (React, Redux & React-native)
  • Strong understanding of Server Side CSS pre-processing platforms (LESS, PostCSS, SASS)
  • Experience writing tests and continuous integration techniques
  • Dedication to quality code with commitment to testing and continuous improvement

You can expect to work on some challenging projects from day 1 & gain exposure to a number of new emerging technology. This role could be called many names, eg: UI Developer/Front End Developer/Web Application Developer/JavaScript Engineer, however at the heart of it, we're looking for a passionate Lead Developer who wants to be a significant influence at an organisation who are currently making a massive impact on their industry.

If interested, please apply immediately for a confidential discussion.

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