Senior Front End Developer

Recruiter
IMR Digital Ltd
Location
Upminster
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Javascript, Jquery, REST, CSS

Industry leading Microsoft gold partner requires a Senior front End web developer on a permanent basis to undertake the following role.

Overall purpose of job

The Senior Front-End Web Developer is an integral member of the Platform Development Team. Working alongside the .Net, Mobile development and DevOps teams, the role will be responsible for the delivery of rich and interactive user experiences, and will be a key player in the future architecture of my clients Application Delivery Platform.

The Platform team deliver highly scalable SaaS solutions, that include interactive low code web and mobile application builders along with defined JavaScript API?s that enable my client to create innovative applications for our customers.

The role will require a deep understanding of Web technologies, such as JavaScript and modern frameworks, as well as a deep and practical understanding of CSS and modern web styling technologies.

Main activities

  • Deliver front-end code using JavaScript and other JS based frameworks, along with CSS and other Web Technologies
  • Deliver scalable web applications
  • Own and maintain our JavaScript API, ensuring the API is well defined, and robust
  • Advise on current and new front-end technologies
  • Assist with troubleshooting front-end platform issues where needed
  • Work with the App teams to advise on best practice
  • Be the central point of contact for all front-end queries within the platform team
  • Attend where needed design workshops and meetings to gain a full understanding of new requirements.
  • Participate in Scrum meetings and provide estimates for planned work
  • Where required, provide quality, well-structured concise and consistent documentation.
  • Provide technical documentation for production and pre-production deployments
  • Ensure that any complaints are dealt with in the most appropriate way.
  • Maintain professionalism and commitment to continuous development through reading technical journals, undertaking research, customer visits, attending conferences and networking events.
  • Openly and honestly communicate with colleagues.
  • Represent the Company in a professional manner and appearance.
  • Where necessary, solutions of support calls may require site visits to fully understand and complete the call. This may require you to administer training and technical consultancy on behalf of the company and its products.Hours of work
  • 8:30am-5.00pm (Monday to Friday). However due to the nature of the role, 24/7 SaaS operation, flexibility is required in order to complete the duties associated with the role.

Travel requirements

  • Able to travel across the UK where required. The majority of travel will be in the UK but will not exclude international travel.


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