Senior FrontEnd Developer
Permanent, , £
I am working on behalf of an exciting VR company based in the heart of London, who are looking for an experienced Senior Front End Developer to join them. The team has a background in AAA Games, Hollywood Film and Advertising Innovation and produced world-first projects for companies such as 20th Century Fox, Microsoft, and Samsung, alongside technical demonstrations for Unreal, Unity, Oculus + many others. You will be joining field experts who love working with each other, have genuine respect for one another's talents along with an unwavering passion for what they’re developing and in getting it right.
The company’s mission is to revolutionise the Visual Merchandising sector, and has been in development since December 2014, with its premier public announcement due mid-2019. The work they do is already considered a significant world-first by some of the largest global retail brands and key investors in the retail sectors.
They have just secured 7-figure seed investment, have big visions for the future with the commercial acumen, industry contacts, practical experience and expertise to make their vision a reality.
The backend stack is built on JVM because they believe in productivity in the long term, meeting and exceeding the expectations of our clients
Responsibilities of a Senior Front End Developer:
·Design and develop client and internal facing web-portal frontends to spec
·Work alongside the backend architect to implement features to designers spec
·Evaluate existing frameworks and propose their usage where appropriate
·Aid the product owner in planning by identifying technical risks & issues
·Create bespoke web-based interactive features
·Implement flexible Front End allowing easy UI customisation
·Communicate unforeseen issues and propose alternative solutions in a clear and timely
Requirements of a Senior Front End Developer
·3+ years experience as a frontend developer
·Strong proficiency with ReactJS or Vue.js, front-end technologies (HTML5, CSS3, scss),working with responsive design
·Experience working with TypeScript
·Demonstrable examples of complex frontends where a significant contribution was madeto its features
·An eye for UX with appropriate skill-set to implement improvements
·Experience in working with RESTful APIs
·Prior use of version control systems (git) and CI/CD
·Understanding of Agile environment, experience with Scrum/Kanban, Jira and/or similarproject management software
Nice to Haves of a Senior Front End Developer
·Experience with kotlin, Java, Scala
·WebGL, data visualisation
This Senior Front End Developer role is a permanent opportunity.
Please contact Louise on 01925 320 960 for more information about the Senior Front End Developer role