Full Stack Javascript Developer

Ferrari Healy
Covent Garden
From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Stack Javascript Developer £65,000 Central London Our client, a leading media owner based in central London are looking to hire a Javascript Developer. The Javascript Developer will be involved with the development and delivery of an in-house cutting edge news publisher, who's site receives 200 million unique visits per month worldwide. The Javascript Developer will have experience working in a cross functional environment and have a burning passion for technology. The successful Javascript Developer will work on cutting edge web and mobile technologies within agile teams with some of the best developers in London. They will also be encouraged to move between teams to be involved in every part of the delivery and to learn new skills. You will be working within a very fast paced and autonomous environment and a complex technology landscape; this includes functional programming languages such as Clojure as well as other technologies including NodeJS, Jquery, Angular, Haskell, Mule, Redis &Elastic Search. Skills required: JavaScript Excellent understanding and large experience of using JavaScript language, including the following: functions and closures inheritance model and sub-classes scope model type coercions methods of core classes (Function, Array, Object, Date, Math…) regular expressions Promises and generators ES6 language features Client-side: Excellent knowledge of DOM APIs Nodes and elements DOM tree traversal and events model HTML5 DOM APIs (local storage, history, etc.) Experience using modern Javascript libraries Experience of working in a similar environment to the above is essential; exposure to Clojure (or similar functional programming languages) is beneficial but not necessary. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66872124