Senior Front End Developer

Software Personnel International Limited
London (Greater)
£50,000 - £60,000
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Front End Developer

London, City

Our client is a multi award winning FinTech, they are looking for a talented Front End Developer who has come from a development background and had settled on Front End Development. If you would like to work on the design and development of new and disruptive products then please get in touch.

They run a leading edge a micro-services and serverless architecture and ES6. They are not afraid to make bold tech stack decisions to stay ahead, so you will too.

You will be joining an exceptional team working in a fun and friendly team and will play a key role in developing great web and mobile applications.

Role Overview

  • Pick up a task, and deliver production quality code.
  • Drive out detailed requirements where they don?t already exist, with the help of business users and analysts.
  • Work with other front-end developers to ensure your code fits in with the overall design and coding standards.
  • Contribute ideas and innovations, wherever you see opportunity for improvement.
  • Work collaboratively with our multi-disciplinary teams.

Skills & Experience Requirements (in rough priority order)

  • JavaScript, JS, ES6 (and unit tests with Jasmine or Karma)
  • Node.js
  • Responsive HTML5 & CSS3
  • Precompilers: SASS, LESS
  • Django/Jinja templates
  • Running our user testing programme (interviewing real users)
  • VueJS (and our own frameworks you will contribute to)
  • Agile/Extreme software development

Personal Qualities

A user experience fanatic: You want everyone of your pages to deliver the best experience possible.

An Engineer at Heart: A technical Front End Developer with excellent Javascript experience.

You know when the solution is getting too complex, and it?s time to adjust the requirements. Or when it?s time to delete, refactor and simplify.

Completer Finisher. You want to give users the best possible experience but also recognise that perfect is good finished.

Philosophical. On occasion ideas and code you love will not make it into production, you will need to be able to move on.

People person. You are energised by a high amount of contact with a wide range of people. You value diversity and are sensitive to different environments & cultures.

Team ethic. You make change happen by working with & through others.

They believe in the importance of a great working environment, and both our spaces have adjustable-height desks, comfortable break-out areas, and well-stocked kitchens (including free Nespresso).

Benefits include:

  • A competitive salary
  • Matched pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • 25 days Holiday
  • Childcare vouchers scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loan
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Insurance discount schemes

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