U I Developer

Kingfisher IT Services
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Digital is changing the world, starting with the way we shop. Today it’s online shopping and click-and-collect, tomorrow it will be something not yet imagined. It’s a fast-moving world, where fresh ideas are welcome – along with the pace and flexibility to lead the way.

It’s a chance to be part of something new. A chance to do big things in small, close-knit teams. A chance to feel the energy of a small agency – with the financial resources of a major retailer. And a chance to be rewarded for your talent, creativity and energy as well as your time.

The Role

You will be responsible for driving forward the implementation of an ecommerce web solution including satellite projects including UI components, build libraries, and associated modules. Working as part of an integrated agile team you will ensure technical excellence and insight through inception to completion of new and existing features in a mobile-first customer-centric world.

We are looking for someone that …

·Is passionately curious

·Is an imaginative and creative problem solver

·Values open communication

·Is innovative and open-minded

·Values testing over bug finding

·Thrives in an agile environment

Essential Tech skills:

·Good knowledge of the JavaScript ecosystem

·Working knowledge of modern JavaScript libraries and frameworks

·Working knowledge of CSS pre-processor libraries

·Demonstrable experience with various TDD or BDD libraries

·Experience with Git and/or Git flow

·Expert knowledge of HTML and Accessibility best practices

Nice to have Tech skills:

·React (or React-like libraries)

·Redux (or similar centralised state library)

·Knowledge of Most, RxJS or other Observable libraries

·Experience of Functional Programming techniques and libraries

·Understanding and appreciation of SOLID principles and XP methodology

·Experience with a build pipeline and associated tooling (e.g. Webpack, Browserify, Babel)

·Experience writing JS primarily targeting mobile deployment

·An interest in or experience with CSS-in-JS solutions

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77227513