Senior JavaScript Web developer

Recruiter
Michael Page International
Location
Burnley
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My Burnley based IT client are looking for a Senior JavaScript web developer to join an existing development team to help build next generation applications providing the best management software in their field.



They are re-platforming and expanding existing applications to platforms on their journey to a SaaS based model



Client Details



My IT client are a software development company who specialise in developing management software in a SaaS model to improve the lives of children. The company are fast growing with some fantastic new offices which include free car parking, free on-site gym, regular training opportunities and social events.



As a JavaScript web applications developer you will have a chance to continually develop your abilities with new technologies and opportunities to grow your career with a rapidly expanding company.



Description



As the Senior JavaScript web developer in the team you will be working alongside and mentoring junior and mid level developers to help build next generation applications.



You will be re-platforming and expanding existing applications to platforms on their journey to a SaaS based model.



The role will be a mixture of new build development projects from the ground up as well as maintenance of existing applications.



You will be responsible for both developing and testing of the applications.



Profile



As the Senior JavaScript web developer you will need:



Proficiency in JavaScript programming styles and frameworks including but not limited to JavaScript language ES5/6/7 and React, ReactNative and or Angular.



Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around such issues



Experience of unit testing JavaScript



Solid understanding of web markup including HTML5 and CSS3



The development environment is TDD/BDD so experience or exposure to this is needed.



Full understanding of full SDLC



The desirable skills are:



Experience with Node.JS familiar with RESTful API's



Familiarity with front-end build tools such as Grunt, Gulp.js and webpack



Version control with either svn or another tool



Working in an AGILE environment



Automation testing



Exposure to Microservices - NPM, Yarn, AWS or Docker



Job Offer

This Senior JavaScript web developer role based in Burnley working for an IT software house is on offer with a salary range of £40,000 - £44,000 with excellent benefits and a good holiday entitlement package.
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/79135735