Front End Developer

  • Term: Contract
  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: £45,000
  • Job Reference: R/044666

We’re looking for front-end developers to join a well established development team to help them develop and oversee the implementation and delivery of their main products – a platform used by some of the largest broadcasting companies in the world.

Ideally you will be opinionated in your tastes and as to how you approach problems, but also open to ideas and have a pragmatic streak that helps deliver them.

At this client they’re renowned for their innovative video products which include a highly acclaimed VOD build. As a developer working here you will have the chance to evolve and shape one of their main products over the next few years.

They like developers who are willing to try something new, and there will be plenty of opportunity to widen your skills into other technologies. The have teams working on Smart TV, iOS, Android and other embedded platforms and regularly share knowledge and skills across a range of technologies irrespective of coding background.

Day-to-day responsibilities include leading the design of client side engineering solutions; the hand coding of web-based applications, web pages and web-based mobile experiences; integrating your code with other technologies (Web Services, client back-end systems, content management systems, etc); optimising performance of front-end applications; and working with staff from other departments to produce quality work.

Essential Skills:

HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript

Experience of SASS

Experience using build tools like Gulp and Webpack

Knowledge of and/or exposure to BEMCSS and OOCSS

Familiarity with *NIX / MacOS development environments

Bonus:

Git in conjunction with GitHub and git-flow

Familiarity participating in code reviews

Grasp of client side application architecture using Object Oriented principles

Experience building applications in React and Redux

Familiarity with ES6

If this sounds interesting it would be great to discuss the role further with you. Please feel free to contact me on [email protected]

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