Web Developer

Recruiter
PCR Recruitment Limited
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£500 - £560 p day
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Role Description
We are looking for an agile JavaScript engineer to help build a new VOD/OTT application. You will be involved in the whole lifecycle of the development, from architecting the app to deployment. You will deliver high quality software using an agile, behavioural & test-driven development process and you will follow best practices and care about the code you write.

Requirements
* Passion for creating the very best web apps.
* Exceptional software and analytical skills.
* 3+ years of hardcore responsive web application experience, in addition to a solid general software engineering background.
* Experience of working as part of a cross functional Agile delivery team.
* Taking an active role in planning, assisting QA's and business stakeholders with defining and then implementing acceptance criteria.
* Embrace agile software engineering practices: BDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Pair Programming, etc.
* To be able to demonstrate an understanding of how web applications work, from the frontend CSS to the backend framework and server-side tools.
* An ability to demonstrate up to date knowledge and best practices around web technologies.
* Design appreciation and experience working with UX/UI designers.
* Having taken substantive websites and web apps from concept through to launch.
* Strong commitment to quality and an obsessive attention to detail.
* Excellent communication skills.

Essential
* JavaScript ES6/Node.
* React.
* Databinding.
* MVP/MVVM Architecture.
* GIT, etc (Source Control).
* Mocha, Jest, etc (Testing).
* Continuous integration tools like CircleCI and Jenkins.
* Code coverage tools, code style, etc.

Desirable
* React eco-system tools, including: Yarn, ReactRouter, etc.
* GraphQL.
* Familiar with semi-automated app testing.
* BDD, writing tests.
* Familiar with Unix/Linux command like and AWS services, e.g. EC2, Device farms.
* OTT/Video streaming experience.
* JavaScript TV app development experience.
* Knowledge CSS3/4 features and selectors.


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959474599