Senior Front End Developer

Thatcher Associates Ltd
London (Greater)
£45000 - £75000 per annum
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Locations: UK Wide

Thatcher MCS are excited to be working with an industry leading Tech consultancy, well-recognised for their specifically tailored and innovative technical solutions as well as their forward-thinking collaborative culture.

With the continued developments within a sub-division of our client, they are now actively seeking a Senior Front End Developer to assist in meeting a continuously growing demand for complex digital solutions across the UK.

The candidate will be joining the innovative Digital Platforms team. Primarily working with Open Source software within a team of expert engineers.

Key Responsibilities

You will have a real interest for digital technology and that will comes across in the work you complete, these are just a few examples of what you could find yourself doing daily:

- Directing the continuous improvement of the development process, practices, tools and techniques of front end development teams
- Sharing knowledge and experiences to help grow the team through coaching and mentoring junior team members
- Engaging with client stakeholders and internal teams to develop new opportunities
- Contribute to internal and external open source projects and initiatives

Required Skills & Experience

- Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
- Experience working with object-orientated JavaScript and building large JavaScript applications
- Hands-on experience with at least one modern JavaScript framework such as Angular, React, Ember or Backbone
- Knowledge of SASS or other CSS pre-processors
- Experience working with third-party APIs
- Knowledge of using Grunt, Gulp or similar tools to automate tasks
- Comfortable with using Git
- Comfortable with responsive design and working with multiple browsers
- Experience of Test Driven Development (TDD) or Behaviour Driven Development (BDD)
- An understanding of integrating modern JavaScript frameworks into a variety of applications
- Prior experience in leading agile teams within a commercial environment
- An understanding of how to optimise web solutions in an integrated environment

In return, successful candidates will receive a very competitive remuneration package, bonus and benefits and the chance to work for one of the most highly regarded consultancies Worldwide.

Starting salaries depend on the current level of expertise and experience. Our roles require Security Clearance to SC Level, so you must have lived and worked in the EU for the past 5 years, and be willing to obtain this level of clearance if you do not already have it.

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you, apply online or give me a call to discuss on [Phone number removed]
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