Front End Developer

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Front End Developer £40,000 - £45,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working

Located in the highly prestigious St Peter's Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring Front End Developers.
The Enterprise Hub will be the European home of the Development and Digital functions for Distrelec, providing state of the art e-commerce solutions.
Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK.

This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge?

The role:

You will be responsible for new front end implementation and ongoing support and development of existing eCommerce systems & applications.

Key accountabilities:

You will be part of a team of software developers, responsible for developing industry leading, robust and innovative software solutions on our Hybris platform whilst maintaining and supporting production issues with the Hybris platform. You will develop in a scalable, multi-mandate capability and sustainable way whilst ensuring correct implementation in respect of technical requirements, code quality and performance and follow up.

Skills & experience:

In order to succeed within this role ideally you will need a strong knowledge of the below:

  • Experience developing rich applications with HTML, CSS, JS
  • Several years of professional front end, web, or mobile software developing with HTML, CSS, JavaScript Framework, and general Web 2.0 techniques
  • Experience in Java-based, enterprise-scale, commercial web applications.
  • Experience in developing the SAP Hybris platform an advantage


In addition to the supportive and collaborative work environment, you can expect:

  • Excellent flex benefits package together with a bonus for every member of staff + pension
  • Flexible working around core hours
  • 25 days holiday with option to purchase/sell additional days
  • Grade A offices with great transport access
  • Opportunity to influence the way we work

By joining the Datwyler family, you will not only enjoy the security, opportunities and benefits that come with the security of a global organisation, but also experience the excitement that a start-up business has to offer.

Distrelec is looking for people who are solution seekers, ready to roll up their sleeves and who are motivated to get things done. Distrelec aspires to be the most dominant distributor in the electro component market by serving its customers through understanding their challenges and seeking solutions to meet their needs.

Distrelec's leadership believe that drive and passion are key to success. They are a customer focused company with big ambitions and an exciting journey ahead. At Distrelec, you're empowered to make your mark. With that, comes unlimited possibilities.

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