Front End Developer

Software Personnel International Ltd
Haywards Heath
From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Front End Developer - Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Our client is a multi award winning FinTech developing market leading Digital SaaS products and solutions. The Tech Team is expanding to develop the first truly customer-centric end-to-end business solution.

We are looking for a talented Front End Developer with strong technical development knowledge and excellent Javascript skills.

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.

The successful candidate will be joining an exceptional team and will play a key role in developing great user interfases and UX.

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 HTML & CSS
  • 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
The Tech Stack also includes:
  • Python
  • MongoDB and associated python libraries
  • Micro-services and REST APIs
  • AWS: Lambda, Kinesis, API Gateway.
  • AWS devops and APIs
  • Python Web Frameworks (Django, Flask)
  • Node.js, npm and JavaScript
  • Agile software development
  • Facebook API/Open Graph

We also like talking to people who enjoy

·Chat bots and Voice Recognition

·Big Data Analytics

·Test & Behavioural Driven Development

·Meta programming

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.

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