Front End Developer - Hammersmith

Recruiter
Profile 29
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job; Front End Developer - Hammersmith

Please note you will need to comply with Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) to be offered this role. In addition, you may have or may be sponsored for Security Clearance (SC level). As such applicants MUST have the legal right to work in the UK and have lived in the UK continuously for the last five years.

This company is an award-winning data consultancy. They design and engineer solutions and platforms to help government departments improve the way they find, access and use data.

They are looking for a Front-End Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of applications. You will work with their UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how an application looks as well as how it works.

Responsibilities;

  • Work as part of agile teams to develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Skills and Qualifications;

  • Proficient understanding of web mark-up, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks.
  • Good understanding of AngularJS.
  • Good understanding of NodeJS and its ecosystem.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them
  • Desirable experience on UK public sector
  • Desirable experience on UK Government Design Service (GDS) guidelines and assessments
  • Other Stuff;

  • £’s; fully D.O.E up to £60k (neg.) + benefits,
  • Location; Hammersmith, London,
  • Please note you will need to comply with Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) to be offered this role. In addition, you may have or may be sponsored for Security Clearance (SC level). As such applicants MUST have the legal right to work in the UK and have lived in the UK continuously for the last five years.

  • Interested? Please send CV (preferably as a Word doc as opposed to PDF),
  • Not for you but you know someone suitable? –Profile 29 can pay a referral fee,
  • Please only apply if you are already eligible to work in the UK (indefinitely & without sponsorship),

  • Profile 29 recruitment keywords; agile user UI UX design web mark-up HTML5 CSS3 HTML CSS LESS SASS client-side scripting JavaScript frameworks AngularJS NodeJS AJAX image authoring Gimp Photoshop cross-browser code versioning Git SEO public sector Government Design Service GDS London Hammersmith contract freelance security cleared SC Frontend front end front-end


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