Front-End Developer (Mid Level)

Job description

We’re looking for a Front End JS Developer to join our tight nit development team as we are scaling up our operations. You will be developing with latest tech as in frontends/apps based on React and React Native and a serverless backend based off AWS Lambda and node.js. 


You should be able to translate our company and customer needs into functional and appealing interactive applications.


If you’re interested in creating a user-friendly environment by writing code and moving forward in your career, then this job is for you. We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design.


Ultimately, you should be able to create a functional and attractive digital environment for our company, ensuring great user experience.


Responsibilities

  • Use markup languages like HTML to create user-friendly web pages
  • Maintain and improve our platform and website
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed
  • Design mobile-based features
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability
  • Get feedback from, and build solutions for, users and customers
  • Write functional requirement documents and guides
  • Create quality mockups and prototypes
  • Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
  • Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Front-end developer
  • Hands on experience with markup languages
  • Experience with JavaScript, HTML and CSS
  • Familiarity with browser testing and debugging
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
  • Understanding of layout aesthetics
  • Knowledge of SEO principles
  • Familiarity with software like Adobe Suite, Photoshop and content management systems
  • An ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and multitasking skills
  • BSc degree in Computer Science or relevant field
  • Knowledge of React Native, AWS Lambda and Serverless.js would be nice to haves


  • The Benefits

    • A fun office in a converted Old Marmite factory in Vauxhall which has a buzzy cafe downstairs, a courtyard and two terraces.
    • A great team with regular social events
    • You’ll have an education budget each year to spend on conferences, meetups, and anything else that helps you grow as a product manager.
    • We offer a creative, inspirational environment with an awesome office, surrounded by young, highly motivated individuals.
    • Amazing Perks Via Our Partner Perkbox - Discounted gym, cinema, retail, electronics, learning, healthcare and holidays
    • Pension
    • 20 days holiday increasing to 25 days for each year of service
    • Employee share option plan
    • Salary range circa £60k

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