Lead JavaScript Developer - ES6, CSS, React.js, Node.js

Recruiter
GL Global
Location
London
Salary
65000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Lead JavaScript Developer - ES6, CSS, React, Node

We have the opportunity available for a Lead JavaScript to be one of the first employees of a rapidly growing organisation who are genuinely changing how an industry works.

My FinTech client is looking for a talented Lead Developer to implement and set the technical direction for their delivery management application and everything associated. Reporting to the CTO, as part of the senior technical team, you will be responsible for growing the team of developers and representing best practice across the organisation. You should have a keen interest in emerging web technologies, such as Web Components, and have an opinion on the right way to create modular, responsive applications.

Responsibilities:

- Take lead implementing first generation of JavaScript Applications
- Set structure and architecture along with CTO and technical team
- Have a view and opinion on emerging technologies and application development
- Ensure technical feasibility of UX designs
- Working with Back End engineers to ensure RESTful APIs are well designed and consistent

Required Skills:

- 3+ years experience leading up to or in this kind of role
- Excellent understanding of client-side Scripting and JavaScript frameworks (Angular, React, Vue.js)
- Strong understanding of Server Side CSS pre-processing platforms (LESS, PostCSS, SASS)
- Experience writing tests and continuous integration techniques
- Created and deployed fully fledge applications using javaScript technologies
- Dedication to quality code with commitment to testing and continuous improvement

You can expect to work on some challenging projects from day 1 & gain exposure to a number of new emerging technology like JS charting libraries (D3.js, Chart.js), Node.js, React.js/Redux, Vue.js, AWS, Go, Kubernetes, Docker etc.

This role could be called many names, eg: Lead UI Developer/Lead Front End Developer/Lead Web Application Developer/Lead JavaScript Engineer, however at the heart of it, we're looking for a passionate Lead Developer who wants to be a significant influence at an organisation who are currently making a massive impact on their industry.

If interested, please apply immediately for a confidential discussion.