Web/JavaScript Developer

Michael Page Technology
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Web/JavaScript Developer, you will be responsible for the analysis, definition, design, implementation, testing, maintenance and support of the Risk products. You will closely work with QA Engineers to ensure that what you deliver is to the highest standard in the Nottingham based office.

Client Details

This Nottingham based client is a leading source of media and financial intelligent information for the worlds media businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive media advantage.


  • You will design, build and maintain efficient, reusable and reliable JavaScript code based on requirements or User Stories.
  • Develop software using disciplined software development processes, adhering to team/company standards and software best practice guidelines, and corporate policies.
  • Create and execute unit testing and integration testing ensuring software meets requirements.
  • work closely with the QA team to ensure that code is developed to a high quality.
  • Contribute to the creation of design, leading the design of components.
  • provide technical support to operations or other development teams.
  • Create, review, and maintain all required technical documentation to ensure supportability and reuse.
  • Review work of peers and more junior developers.
  • Assist with improvements to prevent problems, including problem resolution work flow.
  • Participate in project planning sessions with team members to analyse development requirements, provide design options, and provide work breakdown and estimates of work.
  • actively participate in team and status meetings, providing timely status updates for areas of individual responsibilities within projects to supervisor.


The Successful Web/JavaScript Developer will be:

  • Experienced software engineer with excellent knowledge of HTML5 and the JavaScript language ES5/6/7.
  • Solid understanding of JavaScript programming styles and frameworks.
  • Good understanding of web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around such issues.
  • Familiar with various design patterns.
  • Experience of unit testing JavaScript
  • Understanding of security implications and secure coding
  • Familiar with RESTful interfaces
  • Familiarity with front-end build tools, such as Grunt, Gulp.js, webpack.
  • Good understanding of browser rendering behaviour and performance .
  • Self starter - does what it takes to get the job done.
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written.
  • Sill for writing clean, readable code and reusable components.
  • Proficient using source code management tools such as SVN.
  • Experienced in a formal agile software development life-cycle.
  • Familiar with continuous build and integration.
  • Experience with Test Driven Development and/ or Behaviour Driven Development.
  • Empathy for UI and UX.
  • Can development build with user experience at forefront.

Job Offer

The salary bracket for the successful Web/JavaScript Developer, based in Nottingham, is between £35,000 to £50,000 depending on experience.

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959921503