JavaScript Architect needed for Design Agency

JavaScript Architect for Design Agency in East London – £65,000 - £75,000

Do you want to work on the most complex JavaScript applications out there? The leading Design Agency are looking for a JavaScript Architect to join their team.

The Client

My client are a super talented bunch who work with a range of clients (predominantly in financial services) to create heavy weight, data rich applications, products and services that improves the day-to-day performance of expert users…think trading platforms & weather monitoring systems really cool & complex stuff.  They’re renowned for creating simple and elegant solutions for complex high data driven platforms and are looking for a client facing JavaScript Architect to join their team..  Their clients include large corporates, leading banks and governmental organisations, being a specialist design technology consultancy they have a pedigree for working on the most complex challenges available and focus large challenging builds.

The Role as JavaScript Architect

Working as a JavaScript Architect you will lead lead the technical implementation of next-generation browser and mobile client applications.  When it comes to your HTML5 and JavaScript you will really know your stuff, always willing to think outside of the box and challenge the status quo, you’re not the kind of developer that’s afraid to say what they think and push boundaries.  They’ve recently worked on a next generation trading platform for a major investment bank, a national security system and a weather forecasting program.

If you want an environment where you can really put your heads together and come up with some really cool innovative solutions, this place is definitely for you.  You’ve a natural enthusiasm for technology that oozes, you stay up to date with the latest trends, technologies and techniques and bring them to the office for discussion.  They’re currently playing with isomorphic JavaScript and “the connected world”.

Private medical insurance comes as standard along with a generous pension and season-ticket loans . They have a cycle to work scheme, kitchen stocked with fruit and promote free thinking with a can-do attitude.

The Candidate

Key Skills

  • The ability to interface with clients and partners at all levels.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail with advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of architecting client-server applications that integrate with enterprise systems, taking into account localisation, accessibility,
  • Deep understanding of HTML5 and web browser capabilities.
  • Excellent programming skills. Javascript is essential, with at least one other language. In-depth knowledge of relevant architectural frameworks is required too.
  • Experience of leading technical delivery teams.
  • Familiarity with automated testing techniques.
  • Strong personal organisation.