Web Developer - nodejs

Recruiter
Lorien
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Do you want to work on an award winning website, iOS and Android apps? Do you have node.js skills?

My client are a multi-disciplinary, co-located team, their approach to product development is based on Lean principles and they've embedded continuous delivery and data-informed decision making into process, tools and architecture. They value transparency, accountability, shared responsibility and teamwork.

Most engineers work across the entire stack, although many have expertise with particular technologies and domains, for example client-side; performance; accessibility; building APIs; security or integration. Deploy to production many times a day and have full ownership of releases, the tools used and site reliability.

What you'll work on

  • develop new features for a .com website and Apps using modern web technologies
  • collaborate with product owners and UX/designers, contributing ideas to help achieve company-wide goals
  • maintain high standards for web performance, security and accessibility

Here's a list of things used a lot, it's not exhaustive, but gives you a taste of what the stack and tools look like.

The technology

  • Node.js; Heroku; AWS: mainly Lambda, Kinesis, Dynamo
  • ElasticSearch; Neo4j; Redis; GraphQL
  • Handlebars; Sass; Webpack; Preact
  • Fastly and VCL
  • Github; Circle CI; Sentry
  • Graphite; Grafana

My client don't expect you to have worked with all of these, it will just be a bonus for us if you have worked with some of them.

What it's like to work for my clientBenefits. Many great benefits but the standout ones are:

  • This department has over 30 developers working in small cross-functional teams with opportunities to rotate to other teams. Ensure engineers have the tools they need - people are free to choose the OS and device type that suits them, and my client encourage exploration of new tools and techniques. Support informal knowledge sharing alongside more formal training opportunities.

About you

Your core skillset and expertise will be web development and you'll be enthusiastic about contributing to all parts of the process. Have an understanding of design and UX principles. You don't need to rely on a framework to get things done, and you prefer the tools that are good enough for your use case.

Apply now by sending in your updated CV

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959917894