Front End Developer

London (Greater)
£300 - £325 per day + competitive
21 Jul 2014
18 Aug 2014
Natalie Blake
Contract Type
Full Time

The developer will be expected to maintain and enhance the current suite of trading applications, and also actively participate in, the design, development and release of the companies next generation of HTML5/Javascript browser and mobile based applications.

The successful candidate will be in their element developing complex, standards-based,full-stack, enterprise applications, both for the browser and mobile devices alike, while demonstrating a passion to push their boundaries.

The team is Agile focused with two week iterations, therefore exposure to a collaborative working environment would be beneficial. You should be a self starter and be able to hit the ground running. With strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills, you will be able to handle competing demands and manage your workload effectively.

Required skills:

- At least 4 years commercial web development experience
- Previously built cross-platform mobile apps with standards-based Web technologies, using either of the PhoneGap or Sencha Touch mobile frameworks
- Interface design for complex, data rich, low latency, trading applications
- Commercial experience of engineering complex, OO, scalable Javascript applications
- Expert understanding of software design principles and design patterns - MVC MVVM
- Experience with Lifecycle Management Tools such as Jira, Jenkins, Svn and Git.
- Javascript, JQuery and HTML, CSS2/3, Less/Sass, Grunt/Gulp/Bower

Desirable Skills and Experience:

- Comfortable working with Restful or SOAP based web services, XML, JSON etc .
- Experience with Agile software development methodologies (Scrum/TDD).
- AngularJS, JQuery, Backbone, RequireJS, NodeJS, Grunt or Bower.
- JavaScript Design Patterns and code modularisation
- CSS preprocessors such as Rework, Less and Sass.
- Testing Frameworks/runners - eg. Jasmin/Mocha, Karma/Protractor
- Graphic design and UI/UX expertise/enthusiasm
- Legacy Adobe flash Platform experience.

Rate: Neg.
Duration: 3-6 Months
Location: London

If you are interested in this position please email me the most up to date copy of your CV or call: 0207 469 5255 for further details.

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