15Gifts

Senior Front End Developer

Where:

Remote, UK

 

Key area:

Tech Team

 

Salary:

£42-52K

Attendance:

Full-Time

 

About the role

We’re looking for a senior front end developer to help us grow and meet the demand of a constantly evolving service. You’ll be working with our component library, React front end product and our UX team to implement features or onboard new clients. We work mainly with React/Redux, Storybook and Testing Library, so experience in one or more of these would be helpful.

Our technology is already used by some of the largest brands in the world, and we’re only just getting started. This is a pivotal moment to join a company that has a huge opportunity ahead of it.

The person we’re looking for

– Has a passion for technology and an excellent eye for detail

– Is eager to learn new things and excited by problem solving

– A great communicator and team player

– Takes ownership over issues, big or small

– Loves learning and taking on challenges

– Wants to work at the cutting edge of applying human psychology to online interactions

– Has a good mentorship attitude

You’ll be responsible for

– Building new implementations of the decision engine and new features across different clients, platforms, and continents

– Working closely with the UX & development teams to develop external product optimisations and internal tooling

– Participate, lead and contribute to scrum processes and front end meetings

– Maintaining and improving the existing front end codebase

– Review and provide feedback on your team’s code changes

– Creating and maintaining documentation

– Proposing and building new features for the platform

– Inputting into development tools and best practices

– Mentoring our junior and mid level team developers

– Helping to deliver projects including estimations, architecture and best practices

– Sharing your knowledge and ideas with the rest of the front end team

– Providing technical knowledge in client facing meetings where relevant

Skills and experience

– 5 or more years of experience working in software development

– Knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript is required

– Knowledge of CSS in Javascript is a benefit

– Experience with Javascript libraries required, preferably React/Redux (Node js is accepted too)

– Familiarity with unit testing and Storybook

– Experience with working on UI Components Libraries

– Experience with picking new tools and technologies to use

– Experience with optimising performance and code

– Familiarity with Github or other version control tools

– Experience building scalable web services and applications

– Ability to quickly learn new languages, tools and libraries

– Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Application deadline:
 

19/10/2021