Lead FE Developer

Recruiter
Harness Property Intelligence
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
17 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
*HARNESS Property Intelligence* is looking for an experienced front end developer to wrap their arms around our web experiences. The role is permanent, full-time, based at our London Bridge offices in London, UK.

We are a well-funded startup, working on exciting data-focused solutions within the commercial real-estate market in the UK. We have a diverse and dynamic team designing and building interesting products which are launching soon with a large marketing campaign.

You will work as a senior member of our technical engineering team reporting into our Head of Engineering. You will be collaborate with our design, product and project team alongside our extremely friendly and talented team of data scientists, developers and architects.

You will be able to contribute to product design and direction. You will be expected to have several years experience in delivering highly usable web interfaces using a range of technologies - with a focus on performance, quality and efficiency.

This is a greenfield opportunity. You should be able to deliver solutions that are robust, highly testable and which adhere to best practice software development methodologies in an agile environment.

*The Right Person*
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At HARNESS we take pride in our team. Everyone is committed to creating a great business and understands our business plans intuitively.

We don’t operate a high-pressure, ego driven culture because you are naturally keen to do a great job. You ask questions. You take time to listen objectively. You are always learning. You take pride in your work. You make mistakes and take ownership of them. You enjoy your free time. You share your knowledge and ideas.

At their core, front end developers have a strong programming background with an innate design and UX understanding. You should have at least 8 years development experience working on dynamic, responsive, JavaScript powered websites. You should have at least 2 years in a senior capacity which will include an involvement in the product decision making process.

Most importantly, as a Lead Engineer within a talented, experienced team, you must be able to take ownership of our web services – constantly seeking to improve usability, performance and audience.


*Current Tech Stack*
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# ReactJS, HTML5, CSS3 (SASS)
# BrowserStack, CI/CD,
# Nightwatch, Jest, APIs

*Qualifications*
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# JavaScript (8+ years)
# ReactJS (2+ years)
# HTML5
# CSS3 (SASS)
# State Management
# High performance delivery
# Test driven, linted code
# Evaluate new technologies and select those best suited to solve the problems at hand
# Use pair programming, code review and demos to give and receive feedback on design, code and UX
# Support and help junior engineers
# Strong communication
# Best Practice is part of your very being!

It might also be beneficial to have:

# Docker
# CSS Regression Testing


Benefits of Working with Harness
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# Highly Competitive Salary
# Employee Equity Scheme
# All the tools you require to get the job done
# Plenty of opportunity to work from home
# 25 days holiday PLUS UK public holidays (33 in total)
# Greenfield project with plenty of scope for learning
# Great opportunity to learn data science techniques and algorithms
# Working with an experienced, knowledgeable, friendly team

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