Lead User Interface Developer

Recruiter
Maersk Line
Location
Maidenhead
Posted
05 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Maersk Transport & Logistics IT are in the process of strengthening the application & software development team with focus on driving predictability, reducing cost of ownership and lowering time to value of delivery. Maersk T&L IT is building an internal agile development capability.

A vacancy exists for a Lead User Interface Developer with strong front-end development skills experience, working as a key member of an agile team. You will be actively contributing to the development, test & support of User Interface development within a larger team that is embracing pipeline automation & Dev Ops mindset.
The Maersk Group is on the lookout for ambitious, accomplished and dedicated IT individuals who are interested in joining in its transformation journey.

The role will involve:
? Hands-on front-end design, development & implementation
? Working closely with front end developers, back end developers, designers, User Experience (UX) experts, external agencies, partners and key business stakeholders.
? Bringing an industry wide, practical experience of front end development and tools.
? Working on helping to define technical standards, code reviews and contributing to an online UI/UX community
? Working closely with the development managers & technical development leads to ensure adherence to industry best practice and quality assurance is maintained throughout the development lifecycle
? Championing online industry best practice and emerging technologies within the online communities
? Working with development teams to help define appropriate solutions implementation strategies to establish a highly cohesive front-end and back-end development practice
? Travelling as needed to Maersk locations to meet up and work with development team members based abroad (e.g. Denmark, India, Spain, USA)
? Being a proactive team player who is comfortable with tight delivery deadlines and managing priorities
? Contribution to a cross functional agile team in the elaboration and development delivery of user stories
? Taking part in sprint planning, backlog refinement and task estimation
? Development of unit & integration tests across all developed components with code re-use being at the fore front.
? Actively re-factor code and continually contribute to code quality improvements
? Ensure development standards and best practices for software development are followed

Who we are looking for

? In-depth knowledge of front end development languages, tools and methods:
o HTML 5
o CSS3
o DOM
o JSON
o JavaScript and associated technologies and toolsets (e.g. jQuery) Sass, LESS

Experience
? Agile software development experience
? Large Full Life Cycle project implementations
? Setting, refining and implementing UI standards
? Defining UI of online projects/products
? Industry wide experience and appetite for new and emerging technologies
? Experience within a customer focused environment
? Stakeholder management and interpersonal skills at both a technical and non-technical level.
? Understanding the importance of real business engagement in all stages of IT product lifecycle working in both waterfall and agile delivery methodologies
? Parallel front end and application development.
? Developing for componentised systems such as Content Management System (CMS), transactional, and online self-service portals is a distinct advantage.
? Development of UIs for multi-lingual websites, including Arabic and Chinese considerations.


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959468888