JavaScript Developer - HTML5 Canvas

Recruiter
Wren Kitchens Ltd
Location
Barton-upon-Humber
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Who are Wren Living?: The team behind Wren Living have been an industry leader in kitchen manufacturing for both the UK and US markets for 35 years, and has now become the UK's fastest growing designer, manufacturer and retailer of fully assembled kitchen cabinets. We already have 66 showrooms across the UK, and plan to continue our expansion with many more. Come and join our team and be a part of our success story!

Job title: JavaScript Developer

Location: Barton Upon Humber

Reports to: Technical Development Manager

Travel: n/a

Reports in: Planner Team

Salary: Based on experience

Key customers:

Critical purpose of role:

We are seeking a JavaScript Developer who is capable of delivering new features in our high profile 2D/3D CAD planning software written almost entirely in JavaScript with HTML5 Canvas.

You will work as a member of our agile development team whose primary responsibility is to build great new features as they are prioritised by the business.

Main responsibilities/accountabilities:

  • Developing and maintaining Wrens industry leading Kitchen Design tool
  • Working in a fast-paced agile/scrum environment to deliver projects to time and specification
  • Work to minimise bugs as well as to assess, mitigate and advise of risks associated with code changes
  • Understand and implement complex technical requirements
  • Work to improve and future proof the application
  • Write unit/integration tests to ensure code quality

Relevant qualifications & experience

  • Mandatory
  • Minimum of 3 years experience developing and maintaining JavaScript applications
  • Thorough knowledge of React, NodeJS, HTML5, Less and Canvas
  • Experience with both RDBMS and NoSQL solutions such as MySQL and Elastic Search.
  • Experience using utilities and build tools including Webpack, Npm, ESLint and Karma.
  • Understanding of JavaScript programming concepts including mixins, object composition and scope.
  • Working knowledge of the agile/scrum software development process
  • Keen desire to keep up-to date with technology
  • A strong understanding of vector maths
  • Desired
  • Degree level education or equivalent in computer science or games development
  • Experience working in a fast-paced retail environment
  • Experience with Unity3D and or other 3D games development.

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