Senior Javascript Developer

14 Jun 2018
24 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We're part of Europe's leading entertainment company with over 23 million customers across seven countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It's a genuine team effort. That's why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

This role is a great opportunity to join us and work within our Product Development and Technology Team

We're always looking to improve, developing pioneering products and services that give every one of our customers' experiences they'll love. Join as a Senior JavaScript Developer and you'll be part of a dynamic team that makes sure our technology delivers the best experience for our customers.

The perks

As a valued employee, you'll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. What's more, you'll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. As if that's not enough, our impressive Osterley campus boasts endless subsidised restaurants, on-site cinema, on-site gym, and much more to make your experience with us even more enjoyable.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram.

Your key responsibilities:

The key responsibility for our developers is to develop excellent quality software using agile techniques such as Test Driven Development and Pair Programming, automated, multi-layer testing.

- Help the team choose the best solution and technologies for the task in hand
- Take a dedicated role with production issues and release management
- Contribute to the technical direction of the team
- Participating in the full software life-cycle, including support and continuous integration
- Striving for continuous improvement within a self-regulating team
- Ensuring the required level of browser compatibility, often meaning just the most modern browsers

Your skills:

- Expert level experience of a wide range of best of breed open source and commercial technologies (Core JavaScript, React, Redux, Node.js)
- Experience of software development for high capacity, high traffic, high availability websites/systems
- Delivery experience within an agile project is essential
- Knowledge of wider architectural, testing and DevOps capabilities
- Bachelors' degree or equivalent industry experience

Ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results? Apply today

We're happy to talk flexible working

It's our people that make us Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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