Senior Front End Developer - Booming Music VR company

Recruiter
Technet IT Recruitment Limited
Location
London (Central)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
20 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Front-End Developer

Front End Developer needed for ym client who is the destination for music in virtual reality. We’ve partnered with hundreds of artists to create thousands of virtual reality experiences. Here you’ll see International superstars, breakthrough bands, underground DJs, stunning ensemble performances, and everything in between. By putting music in the front and centre, we’ll bring musicians and fans closer together than ever before.

Who are you?

You’re an experienced front-end developer with a superb track record building responsive consumer websites, and you love to learn and tackle new technical challenges. You have proven experience working in a team of engineers and other front-end developers as you build the front-end that works with a back-end system engineered by your colleagues. We require the best talent with developers who have experience of building rich and complex user interfaces that are both consumer and internal-facing. You will work with the UI/UX designers and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. We need someone who will take ownership and build a UI they're proud of and that they can be enthusiastic about.

Responsibilities & Experience

  • Develop new user-facing features

  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3 and responsive layout

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery

  • Proficient in advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as Angular or React

  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

Bonus skills: Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop. Bachelor's or advanced degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent Understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git Multiple shipped software products