Front-End Developer

Location
N1 9FL, London (Greater)
Salary
£49,634 - £60,000 Per Annum + Extensive Company Benefits
Posted
31 Oct 2018
Closes
28 Nov 2018
Ref
11935
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Front-End Developer - Social Enterprise
London, Kings Cross
£49,634 - £60,000 Per Annum + Extensive Company Benefits

Are you an experienced Front-End Developer?


We are one of London’s leading housing associations, managing nearly 32,000 properties across the capital and building thousands more. We have a rich and innovative history with the same social purpose today as when we were formed in 1963 – to provide good quality homes for those who could not otherwise afford them. 

We are mid-way through an exciting 2 year digital ‘Workwise’ programme to compliment the wide range of services we offer our residents. One of the key features of our digital programme is an online portal, developed on Microsoft’s Azure platform, to enable residents to self-serve by accessing a range of online services anywhere, anytime.

The Front-End Developer Opportunity:

Working on a range of projects, you’ll find yourself immersed in a development team responsible for defining proposed solutions to business requirements as well as using your development skills to produce a quality result. You’ll also be responsible for flexing your knowledge and skills to understand and fix business problems. 

Working in conjunction with our core values, Collaboration, Integrity & Inspiration key tasks will include:

+ Building visually appealing and accessible front-ends in line with business requirements
+ Working within a multidisciplinary team using agile methodologies to deliver quality, tested code
+ Providing advice to the team and our clients about the best approach for the front-end components and solutions
+ Assisting in defining software architectures – collaborating with team leads to explore existing systems, determining areas of complexity, potential risks to successful implementation, learning the applications capabilities
+ Working across the full project lifecycle, from developing proof of concept applications as part of new business, to delivering the final project
+ Maintaining a business perspective when delivering projects in order to deliver a technical solution that adds real business value

About you:

Essential Skills:


+ Highly skilled at front-end engineering using Object-Oriented JavaScript, various JavaScript libraries and micro frameworks (React, Angular, Backbone or similar), HTML and CSS.
+ Experience of distributed source control e.g. Git.
+ Excellent knowledge and experience of JavaScript.
+ Experience of Responsive design, accessibility, mobile first development etc.
+ Experience of JS frameworks such React, Angular, Backbone is a bonus.
+ Experience with testing technologies such as Jasmine, Karma, Protractor etc.
+ Clear communication and a practical head.

Benefits and well-being - How we look after you:

As well as offering competitive salaries within our sector, we also provide a wide range of additional benefits and a number of ways to help you maintain a healthy work-life balance. We care about the well-being of our people and we believe it makes a great place to work: a place where you'll feel supported and valued.

Our core benefits (qualifying period may apply)

+ Excellent annual leave allowance and flexible working opportunities + Pension scheme + Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption pay + Employee assistance + Learning and development + Simply Health cash plan + Staff discounts + Interest free season ticket loan + Cycle to work scheme

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the hiring manager

Application notice... We take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect we may contact you by email, text or telephone. Your data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interests in fulfilling the recruitment process. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy & Notice on our website for further details. 

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.

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