Front End Developer

Music Production Software

My client is an innovator in music creation software

The client

The company have been running for a while now, but they still very much have a start-up vibe where they are growing organically but building and implementing processes as they grow. The culture there is great – everyone is collaborative and pitches in. They all believe in the mission and product and it’s all about finding solutions to problems, not just identifying problems for others to solve. There’s a real buzz in the office and everyone genuinely gets along.

The role

As Web Developer you will be part of the Web Team and dedicated to maintaining and constantly improving the clients online experiences. Working primarily with JavaScript (React, Node.js), in close collaboration with other engineers and designers, you will be developing the highest quality products for our online ecosystem. As a team they communicate a lot, support each other, fight fires and value each other’s opinions.

Working in a company with bold ambitions, and the calibre of talent required to deliver them, this role offers a unique opportunity to define and build the future platforms needed to elevate the client onto the global stage.
This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a disruptive category of music making devices we
that are being created called ‘Connected Music’ – a network of hardware and software, platform and developer products that will revolutionise how music is made.

What you’ll do:
● Lead front-end development on the React/Node stack
● Work with stakeholders across the company to create and deploy new platform features
● Work closely with developers and designers to ensure and improve coherence, consistency and general excellence across the codebase and websites
● Be actively involved in developing the back-end infrastructure and integrations that keep the websites running
● Be a mentor to others through code reviews, encouragement and pair programming

The candidate

● Advanced JavaScript, React.js, node.js and CSS skills including responsive layouts, animations and dynamic interactions
● A passion for delivering high quality user experiences
● Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues and code solutions
● An excellent eye for detail and consistency
● Experience integrating with e-commerce platforms and RESTful APIs
● Considerable experience in a professional web development environment
● An ability to work autonomously and independently
● Excellent communication skills, flawless written English
● Superb and demonstrable