Junior Frontend Developer
Newcastle (Work from home 4 days a week and in the office 1 day a week due to Covid)
£22k - £25k
We're looking for a Junior Frontend Developer who is keen in learning and expanding their programming and general development skills. This role is aimed at new graduates or someone moving onto their second role. The role will provide an excellent environment, comprehensive training, and support. This role will teach good practices in a myriad of development disciplines.
The Junior Frontend Developer will report into the Development Team Leader, but also be assigned a mentor within our experienced Development team. The role will work on multiple systems and websites, and will primarily be focussed on creating new API integrations with third parties and working on other internal projects. You will work predominantly in VueJs, HTML, and CSS to create complex web interfaces and systems, including front-end business logic. It will also involve interacting with REST APIs.
All technology is built in house, from marketing websites to complex operational automation. For this reason, all developer roles come with an enormous amount of variety, and interesting problems to solve.
The development team adopts cohesive, modern, and secure practices with regards to code quality, testing, technical debt, CI/CD, security, version control, and tooling.
The role is within a small and engaged development team of 8, where all developers have a similar skillset and collaborate regularly. The team consists of 7 full-stack PHP developers, and 1 devops role.
Junior Frontend Developer Skills & Experience:
Fresh graduates must have completed either their dissertation or their placement year in web development or involving web development.
Candidates with more professional experience should have professional web development experience.
What you'll get from us:
This is a full time, permanent position with a starting salary of £22,000-25,000 depending on experience. You will be joining our supportive Development team and be assigned a mentor for one-to-one training and development.
Our office is based close to the centre of Newcastle, we have bike racks and shower facilities. There's also a budget for team activities every month, a pension for your old age, the loveliest company culture in the North East and oodles of opportunity to learn and develop your craft.
If you are interested in the advertised position for a Junior Frontend Developer please 'Register your interest' through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role. Please do not apply unless you are already eligible to work in the UK. We do not respond to applicants who do not meet this criteria.
Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the UK across a variety of disciplines including Tech, IT, Software Development, Design and Marketing.