Front End Developer - Javascript

30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Congenica have an exciting opportunity for a Front End Developer – Javascript to join their growing team based in Hinxton, Cambridge.

Job Title: Front End Developer - Javascript

Location: Hinxton, Cambridge

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Job Type: Permanent – Full Time - 37.5 hours per week

Congenica is a world leading developer of genome-based discovery and diagnostic technologies, providing our Sapientia™ clinical decision software platform to UK NHS Regional Genetics Services and clinical, research and commercial customers nationally and internationally. We are also a clinical interpretation partner for the UK100K Genomes Project working with Genomics England.

Congenica’s vision is to be the international leader in data solutions for diagnosing and treating genetic disease. Our ethos is to create the most patient benefit from the advances being made in human genetics, and ensuring the security and ethical use of patient data.

Congenica’s main office is located at the Wellcome Genome Campus, with the Sanger Institute and the EBI. The entire Campus covers an area of 125 acres and provides those working here with a beautiful environment to enjoy. Campus staff and an extensive range of wildlife make the most of the lawns, grasslands, wetlands, orchard, wooded areas and pathways winding their way through it all. Weather permitting, there are a number of outdoor seating and picnic areas to enjoy your lunch or take a few quiet moments.

Front End Developer - Javascript - Main Responsibilities:

- Maintain existing features

- Develop new features on the existing and new code bases

- Rebuilt the current system in a new React frontend

Front End Developer - Javascript - Benefits:

- 25 days of annual holiday, increasing by one day per year to a maximum of 30 days

- Performance related incentive scheme

- Pension through Royal London with 6% company match

- Optional private healthcare coverage through AXA PPP, with the ability to add family members. The company pays the annual premium for the employee, but the employee is responsible for the full cost additional family members

- Income protection benefits Life insurance at 4 times salary (lump sum payment)

- Subsidised gym membership on site at the Sanger Institute

- Free parking

- Flexible working schedule (ability to work from home as needed)

- Perkbox, online benefits and wellness platform

Front End Developer - Javascript - Experience:

- Must have 5+ years of experience working with React or other JS frameworks

- Expert knowledge of JavaScript/ES6+

- Strong knowledge of modern ES6+ single page application development and surrounding best practices

- Good understanding of RESTful APIs

- Ability to provide architectural solutions

- Experience of supporting and coaching junior staff

- Commercial experience working on ES6+ single page applications using React, Angular, Ember or similar libraries/frameworks

- Strong knowledge of React+Redux

- Strong knowledge of git

- Medical / biological knowledge or interest

- Commercial experience building large, maintainable ES6+ single page applications using

Front End Developer - Javascript - You will be:

- Friendly, approachable and builds positive personal and organisational relationships

- Self-motivated and results-driven, problem-solver

- Enthusiastic, hardworking, well organised and able to prioritise

- Able to work with others to make decisions whilst respecting team members' views

- Professional appearance and able to produce high standards of work

To submit your CV for this exciting Front End Developer – Javascript opportunity, please click ‘Apply’ now!

This role may be relevant if you have previously worked as a Web Developer, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Analyst Programmer, Senior Developer, Lead Developer, Junior Developer or as a Senior Software Engineer.

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