Senior Full Stack Developer

Focus Multimedia Limited
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Fanatical (formerly Bundle Stars) is an established digital video game e-commerce operation. Every day thousands of gamers trust us with their game purchases and since launching in November 2012, we have sold over 35 million games in over 200 countries. Fanatical is a division of Focus Multimedia, a highly successful and ambitious business with a 22-year track-record of profitability.

We are seeking a highly proficient Senior Full Stack Developer to join an already established team and help shape future development. A candidate must have worked on multiple projects in a production environment. Our current platform architecture is split with a Frontend React/Redux application, and a Backend Node/Express API connecting to MongoDB and Redis. Both applications are written exclusively in JavaScript. This is a unique opportunity for a commercially skilled and dynamic individual with a passion for programming and development to join our forwarding-thinking team.

Candidates should have a minimum of 4 years commercial experience with the following knowledge, skills, and attributes to be successful:

  • Proven track record of working with e-commerce web sites.
  • Working knowledge of Git or other source code management tools.
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming.
  • Ability to write clean, well thought out and maintainable code.
  • Able to work to tight deadlines in an exciting and fast paced environment.
  • Proactive approach with thorough attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated with strong personal organisational skills and comfortable working alone or as part of a team.
  • Must show a desire to continuously expand their knowledge base and proficiencies.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Backend technologies like Node.js, Express, REST APIs and API integration.
  • Have used Frontend technologies such as React/Redux or AngularJS.
  • Experience using MongoDB, Redis, Heroku, AWS or similar technologies.
  • Have used search technologies like Algolia or Elasticsearch.
  • Exposure to test-driven and behaviour-driven development.
  • Experience with agile development workflows.

Some of the benefits you can enjoy working for Focus Multimedia are:

  • Pension Scheme
  • Death in Service benefit
  • Birthday off (if falls on working day)
  • Pick n Mix sweets
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Free parking

The position is office-based in Rugeley, Staffordshire.

Please apply via the 'Apply' button. All candidates will be required to show a portfolio of past work if interviewed.

Salary: up to £42,500 per annum

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