lead Javascript Developer

Fullstack Recruitment Ltd
London (Greater)
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead JavaScript Developer

Leading Gaming Industry Client

Central London


We at Fullstack London are currently seeking a motivated and talented Lead JavaScript Developer to join the dynamic online development team to build and develop new gaming technology that will revoloutinise the sector.

The lead JavaScript Developer will be making decisions on implementation of visual design and using knowledge of state of the art and best practice in front end web development. You will also be leading the front-end team, guide and mentor other developers and contractors and assist the senior web developers and lead designers in understanding, interpreting and meeting client expectations.



JavaScript (ES6/7)








The right Lead JavaScript Developer will possess:

  • Experience with version control (Git) and common workflows. Applicant should be comfortable with regularly committing work, pull requests, peer reviews merging and rebasing.
  • Advanced JavaScript knowledge and experience with React & Webpack
  • Responsive web design experience
  • Strong cross browser compatibility support experience including mobile and touch devices.
  • Knowledge of feature detection with progressive enhancement and graceful degradation
  • Experience working with data rich, API driven website
  • Custom styling to match bespoke designs beyond reliance on CSS frameworks.
  • Experience building large Single Page Applications (SPA)

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience with Internalisation & Localisation
  • Optimisation (Rendering pipelines, code execution, HTTP requests)
  • Adherence to and promotion of code conventions best practices, documentation and styleguides.
  • Tracking and Analytics experience
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
  • Knowledge of graphics and animation options (JS, CSS, DOM, WebGL, Canvas)
  • Component and Pattern Library generation, documentation with well written code and living styleguides.
  • Familiarity with social media APIs (Facebook/Twitter/Youtube)

This is a truly unusual opportunity to join an exciting company at the forefront of modern technology. The working environment is relaxed and harmonious, and there is a dedication throughout the company to experiment with and explore the newest of new technologies. If you?re an extraordinary Lead JavaScript Developer - you know Javascript and its capabilities and latest technology and you're passionate about this role, please send me your CV asap.

We as a company are an equal opportunities employer and discrimination on the grounds of colour, sex, religion, race, ethnic origin or sexual orientation is rigorously forbidden.

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959433502