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Salary: £25k per year
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Job Type: Permanent
Date Listed: 07 Sep 2018
Reference: 4164 - Apex TL
About the company:
Our client is a well-established software company headquartered in the UK with additional offices in the US and Poland. This position will be based from the office in Essex. This is an exceptional opportunity for a Front-End Developer to play an active role in the development and implementation of bespoke solutions largely used by the automotive industry.
What you will be doing:
We are looking for an experienced Front End Developer that can take an existing set of business requirements and produce well-written code that provides an excellent, optimised experience across mobile, tablet and desktop devices.
What we expect from you:
- Take a design concept and hand-code it into a complete, responsive, working prototype with valid HTML and comprehensive cross-browser support.
Develop the existing codebases to improve the front-end functionality in terms of performance, maintainability and usability.
Ensure that the development and maintenance of our existing products remain consistent throughout in terms of theme and functionality, whilst adhering to high technical standards.
Review the existing front-end structure on a project-by-project basis and supply constructive feedback on how we can improve our codebase.
- 2 years' commercial experience in a similar role
Proficiency in jQuery
Proficiency in Sass or Less
Good verbal and written communication skills
Good knowledge of Git
Knowledge of Gulp, NPM, Yarn, or similar tools
Good understanding of code optimization
Ability to understand the importance of validating your code
Experience with cross-browser testing
Solid understanding of Responsive Web Design
Experience using frameworks such as Bootstrap
Passion for web technologies and desire to keep up to date with their advances
Experience with the following technology and practices:
- React, Node, Express or Angular knowledge/experience
Good understanding of how Jira works
Experience working in an Agile environment