Front End Developer

  • Job Reference: 22002170_1543593209
  • Date Posted: 30 November 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Stockport
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: 0 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Front End Developer // Stockport // <£50K

My client, a leading insurance software house are looking to employ a Front End Developer to join their team on a permanent basis from their Stockport location. My client work with some large clients such as Tesco, John Lewis & Gocompare just to name a few. Due to my client succeeding in developments in the aggregator, web and telematics space including connected home, enrichment and self-service solutions, the company's robust and innovative technologies have enabled it's customers to thrive in the highly competitive UK insurance marketplace.

If you are a Front End Developer with a strong collaborative focus and a drive for continuous improvement, then this is the role for you! You'll be a key part of the Delivery Team as they work to implement features to please our customers. You should be an experienced developer with a desire to iterate, innovate, and instigate the latest development approaches and processes. You'll know all the basic Front End techniques and some of the advanced ones too! You'll get to flex your JavaScript skills and perhaps even teach others what you know.

Your Responsibilities:

  • To be involved in the development of web solution for providing vehicle checks.
  • Driving the product forward through relevant UI enhancements
  • To work proactively with the team to instil quality into our products and practices
  • To embed modern front end approaches as a part of a whole-team responsibility for quality
  • To communicate and collaborate effectively in an Agile environment


Your Skills & Experience

  • Proven ability of working with the latest releases of HTML and CSS
  • Proven ability of using CSS pre-processors such as Sass or Less
  • Experience of UI developments using advanced JavaScript techniques
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as Vue.js
  • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks such as Mocha or Jasmine.
  • Proven ability of dealing with cross-browser compatibility issues to produce websites that function equally well in any modern supported browser
  • Proven ability of working with RESTful API's
  • Experience of working with Git and Git repository management systems such as GitLab
  • Experience of working in an agile environment


Bonus Areas

  • Be proficient in using front-end testing tools such as Cucumber
  • Full stack development experience.
  • Aware of Accessibility standards.
  • User Interface Design Experience
  • Angular or React.JS experience


Benefits of working for my client

  • Training and development
  • Flexible hours
  • Shuttle bus to and from local train and bus station
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Dress down policy
  • Tax-free child care vouchers
  • 25 days Annual leave (excluding BH's)
  • Life and Health Insurance
  • Award-nominated learning programme
  • Community projects
  • Opportunities for career progression

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