Senior JavaScript Developer

IGL Recruitment Ltd
Yorkshire and the Humber
06 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior JavaScript Developer (Backbone.js)

We're looking for a passionate senior frontend developer that loves JavaScript specifically Backbone.js. You will have extensive experience in frontend technologies as you will be building, scaling and maintaining all of our legacy systems and new projects.

As a senior engineer you will guide the team in all aspects of frontend development providing insight into best practices. You will be the go-to person for everything frontend and Backbone.js.

You will be self-driven and if not already leading a team would be looking to move into a senior position. You will have experience in deployment strategies, automation, testing processes and code maintainability and would look to help shape the engineering culture in the business.


  • Write and maintain JavaScript code Backbone.js.
  • Mentor the team
  • Understand browser issues and provide advice and guidance to other developers around these issues.
  • Be accountable for code and testing.
  • Help lead technical discussions (Frontend).
  • Advise the business of new frameworks and technologies in order to improve the product.


  • A passion for all Web Technologies
  • 6+ years professional development experience
  • 4+ years professional JavaScript experience
  • 3+ years professional Backbone.js experience
  • Excellent OOP design skills
  • Excellent mentoring skills
  • GIT / Mercurial.

Nice to haves:

  • Experience working with a LAMP (ZEND) team

Due to the volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from the managing consultant within 1 week please assume you have not been short listed.

To apply for the role of Senior JavaScript Developer, please click APPLY now and send CV.

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