Contract Software Developer (Front-end)

Surevine · Apr 11th 2018

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CANDIDATES MUST LIVE IN UK AND HOLD A BRITISH PASSPORT

Skills and experience Essential

  • Expertise in JavaScript with a minimum of 5 years experience

  • Layout and presentation skills in HTML, CSS and related technologies

  • Web application user interface design skills and experience

  • Familiarity with a templating technology (e.g. freemarker, JSX)

  • A thorough understanding of web concepts: HTTP, REST, web services, etc.

  • Experience working on Agile projects, particularly Kanban or Scrum

Desirable

  • Experience of developing for deployment to the public cloud (e.g. AWS, Azure, etc.)

  • Experience using the Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence, etc.)

  • Working knowledge of coding best practices: version control, unit testing, CI and documentation

  • Comfortable using the command line to support application development and deployment

Responsibilities

  • Develop solutions that meet the needs of users by considering the user at every step of the delivery process; from understanding the need to designing the solution and delivery

  • Work as an integral member of a small, remote team

  • Agree and deliver on sprint commitments

  • Design and implement secure software components

  • Participate in the iterative user needs analysis and design phases

  • Ensure that code is well-tested in development and to take part in systems integration testing where required, to meet the agreed level of quality

  • Participate in peer review processes

  • Supporting the team through the full release cycle

  • Participate in development support for the resolution of bugs, provision of hot fixes and support of the production system as required by application operations

  • Supporting the test team where automation is necessary

  • To follow and enhance the organisation’s software engineering practices and processes

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