Senior UX / UI Front End Developer - £80K - £110K + Bonus + Bens

Recruiter
Intec Select
Location
London
Salary
From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Plus excellent package
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior UX / Front End Developer

Overview:
Our client is a young, well-funded financial services company who are passionate about products and technology. Due to their continued success they are looking for an outstanding Senior UX / Front End Developer to join the team and play their part as they develop their innovative products further.

Role & Responsibilities:
Own the UX function within the organisation
Champion the UX design both internally and externally
Support external clients to deliver high quality white-labelled platform implementations to their customers
Create and maintain front-end codebase, i.e. HTML, CSS, AngularJS Javascript/Query
Ensure front-end implementations are performant and provide an engaging customer experience
Define and embed web/mobile development best practices and processes in conjunction with relevant members of the development team
Collaborate with the Testing Team to agree automates test strategy and timescales
Perform code reviews and provide mentoring / training to the wider technical teams where appropriate
Ensure our platforms adhere to industry standards where appropriate, e.g. accessibility

Essential Skills & Experience:
Extensive commercial use of AngularJS, ES5/6, JavaScript and JQuery
Expert in HTML5 and CSS3 (Less or Sass)
Demonstrable experience using JavaScript build tools
TDD/Bdd
Passion to deliver clean, semantic, maintainable, re-usable front-end code
Excellent eye for detail and finesse in UX design
Authority on UX theory and best practices and creating simple, intuitive user experiences for customers
Experience of planning and implementing solutions using Agile development processes such as SCRUM, TDD
Organised, deadline focused and analytical
Confident, effective communicator with business customers at all levels including Senior Management
Team player
Ability to deal with non-standard requests/work, often at short notice
An online portfolio to showcase previous work

Desirable:
Qualified to degree level (2:1 or above)
Understanding of life insurance industry
Experience in building JVM based applications at scale
Knowledge or experience of planning and implementing technologies which use Agile development processes, such as SCRUM
Experience of templating technologies, ideally Grails

Senior UX / Front End Developer

JavaScript AND CSS AND HTML AND UX AND ANGULARJS