Senior Front End Developer JavaScript Framework Agnostic

Recruiter
Michael Page Technology
Location
Crawley
Salary
£45k - £55k pa + Bonus + Training
Posted
06 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Front End Developer. JavaScript. Framework Agnostic

An awesome opportunity for an experienced and ambitious JavaScript engineer to join a tech house that are growing at a remarkable rate.

Client Details

Senior Front End Developer. JavaScript. Framework Agnostic

My client are a technology house that is currently experiencing phenomenal growth and are looking to build out their front end development team.

The dedicated front end team write and maintain the browser based applications and software using a combination of Symfony, for API's and standard sites, and Ember for applications that have a lot of interactivity and state. They deal with building management and reporting interfaces to display the millions of events that their systems process each day.

As mentioned the client is a company built on technology

You'll be free to choose a development IDE submitting all code using **** and testing with Travis, PHPUnit and JavaScript testing frameworks like qunit.

Their platform runs mostly on CentOS, PHP, Go and MariaDB, with API's and the web UI on Apache and NGINX. We also use SQLite, MongoDB and Redis for storage.

Description

Senior Front End Developer. JavaScript. Framework Agnostic

  • You'll maintain interfaces from reporting, real-time dashboards and call handling, work on the core JavaScript tracking library in use for millions of events every day, and also work on a variety of internal tools to assist various other departments.
  • You'll do all this while maintaining high standards, adhering to the team's conventions and constantly improving code, even if it wasn't yours to start with.
  • The client work in a dev-ops environment, so you'll need to maintain your own development server and take responsibility when publishing code to staging or production servers. You'll ensure code is sufficiently documented and tested, taking pride in your work and catching bugs early on.
  • As well as coding, you'll take part in project planning and scoping, helping the product team to understand requirements and form functional and technical specs. They are agile (with a small 'a') and you'll need a proactive attitude to problem solving.
  • There are opportunities to take ownership of projects, research and adopt new technologies and propose new developments and you'll add credible insight to development discussions.

Profile

Senior Front End Developer. JavaScript. Framework Agnostic

The ideal candidate is a passionate Software Engineer who has a real desire to build the next generation analytics and applications.

You will have a web application development background (all industry backgrounds are welcome).

You'll be passionate about well-structured code, good design and clean, well thought out interfaces. You'll have experience building single page applications in modern browsers, and everything that entails. You'll have a strong grasp of writing JavaScript including, but not limited to, ES6 syntax. Experience with Ember.js would be advantageous, but not essential. All JavaScript frameworks are welcome.

The client is looking for engineers that are able to dive in, and answer questions that have not been asked before, they work in a sector that provides an exciting opportunity to solve truly unique problems. You'll need to be excellent at communicating your findings in new areas, and on new technologies.

Job Offer

In return you will be offered an excellent base salary.

Superb, personal training programme and budget

Personal Tech kit

Private Health Care

Free snacks and Drinks

Movie Nights

Flexible working

Plus much more. CVs under review now!


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