Front End Software Engineer

Agentis Solution
Milton Keynes
From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
05 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is growing rapidly, hence a requirement for a talented Frontend Software Engineer to join in their success and strengthen their web development team This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a small, dynamic team and be at the heart of the development of new systems to create the next generation of their products. This role requires an excellent problem solver for their web frontend platform who can bring ideas and innovation into the solution Essential Skills: Web application development experience with HTML/CSS, OO Javascript Experience developing web applications with React Experience with CSS pre-processors such as Sass or Less Good understanding of REST principles and experience interfacing with RESTful APIs Can create and maintain high-quality asynchronous code, with practical experience of Promises Unit-testing with Karma, Mocha / Chai, Jest or similar Able to diagnose and resolve cross-browser and cross-device issues The ability to accurately implement responsive designs based on wireframes and mockups Understanding of accessibility issues, recommended practices and semantic HTML principles Significant experience working with (and a desire to use) agile methodologies, particularly Scrum Solid development, troubleshooting, bug tracking, and quality assurance methodologies Understanding of / experience with testing techniques (unit, integration, features…) Keen to work with the QA members of the scrum team to help test the code when required (not just throwing code over the wall for them to test…) Desirable Skills: Experience with Redux or Flux Experience with Node.js Knowledge of CSS techniques such as BEM, CSS Modules or OOCSS Proficiency with Bootstrap v3 Experience with Websockets and or similar Build configuration with Webpack Knowledge of Microservice architectures Experience of Test Driven or Behaviour Driven Development (BDD/TDD) The role enjoys a competitive basic salary. In addition, the company offers a contributory pension scheme, childcare vouchers, death in service benefit, free parking at our offices and 25 days’ annual leave (8 days’ bank holiday) To apply for this position, please contact Taras Pavlyuk I.T Recruitment Consultant - Permanent, by emailing your CV. We will endeavour to contact you within 48 hrs. Due to the volume of applications we receive on a daily basis, if you haven’t heard from us within 4 working days please consider your application unsuccessful This job was originally posted as