Front End Engineer needed for exciting Start-Up

Front End Engineer for A start-up in London – £40,000-£50,000

A growing start-up is looking for a Front End Engineer to help them at this busy time.

The Client

An exciting opportunity has come up with a growing start-up based in the city of London. They focus on bringing the company’s internal digital experience in line with what is expected by their employees by changing people’s perception of how to do employee engagement and improve staff retention in the mobile age by featuring cross-platform communication and collaboration tools, a social recognition platform as well as online and in-store discounts.

The Role as Front End Engineer

As a Front End Engineer you will be working on web and mobile web applications using HTML, CSS and JavaScript. You will be joining a team of developers that generally work with Angular, React, Gulp, Jasmine and Node on a daily base. You will be expected to focus on code quality, scalable architecture and expected to constantly look for new ways to approach challenges

The Candidate

This exciting start-up is looking for a pro-active, passionate, adaptable developer that is able to assist in helping the organisation grow to the next level. You will need to have great communication skills as you will be working collaboratively with Creative, Project Management and QA teams to deliver exciting web and mobile projects.

Key Skills

  • Strong JavaScript knowledge
  • Good HTML5/CSS3 skills (responsive design)
  • Understanding of JavaScript automation (Gulp/webpack)
  • Familiar with Javascript testing (Unit, End-to-end, mocking)
  • Familiar with code conventions, code style and linters
  • Ability to engineer sustainable, reusable web components
  • Git knowledge

Desirable

  • ReactJS experience
  • RESTful API experience
  • Integration of 3rd party APIs (Google Maps, Facebook API, etc.)
  • UNIX experience
  • Agile methodologies experience