Future · Dec 1st 2017
As a Developer you’ll work closely with the rest of the web platform team to ensure delivery of scalable, well structured, efficient web applications and components, working on both green-field projects built from the ground up using the latest libraries and best practice as well maintaining and improving existing code.
The web platform team work in collaboration with engineering and operations to maintain and develop Futures core brand websites. Ensuring the sites are fast, at the forefront of technical innovation, are bug free and have great UX.
Key role responsibilities
Under the supervision of Senior Developers and Tech Leads you will ensure this code is well scoped, monitored, documented, and testable.
You will also be responsible for tracing bugs across the stack and ensuring that suitable tests are set up to avoid future regressions. You will work with the rest of the team to review both your code and other developers before it goes through a final QA process and into production. You will be able to communicate effectively with the wider business and be able to critically assess product requirements and solutions. Your job will cover both client and server-side code working with datastores and server configuration. You will be keen to keep up to date with the latest approaches to development and be able to argue for appropriate technology to be added to the stack. You will participate in regular hack days, using cutting edge tech to prototype innovative approaches to business/technical goals.
Essential skills and experience
Desirable skills and experience
Functional Programming RxJS/Streams WordPress Static site generators Own open sourced code on GitHub (and equivalents) either as a contributor or own projects