Lead Front End Developer - Manchester- Up to £60k

  • Location

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Back End Developer

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £60k

  • Contact:

    Delvin Moore-Crane

  • Contact email:

    delvin@becomeuk.com

  • Job ref:

    11919DMC

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-13

Become are working with a market leading digital agency who are specialise in the field of eCommerce, due to expansion in the team they require a Lead front end developer.

They will be responsible for leading the Front-end Discipline to architect and write well-designed, efficient code by using best software development practices.

 

Responsibilities:

•Define strategy for the development of PWAs and headless architecture of Magento and custom applications ensuring highly performants solutions throughout.

•Part of the senior management team contributing to business-wide goals on solution architecture, quality, scalability, delivery and effectiveness

•Focus on agile approach to delivery process, understanding importance of working with software and incremental delivery of features that align to Business value

•Work alongside the head of development to set and measure objectives for the FE Team as part of formal appraisals and 1-2-1 processes 

 

Technical skills and experience needed

•Computer science-based qualification

•Experience in project team within a commercial environment

•Software development experience within an ecommerce environment

•Experience working with an enterprise ecommerce platform such as Magento.

•Javascript and frame works (React, Redux, Node, Angular)

•CSS- Frameworks & Grid Systems

•ECMAScript

•Object Orientated Javascript

•UX/UI

•Automated testing tools (CasperJS and Jasmine)

•Responsive web design

•HTTP Protocol Knowledge

•Ajax/JSON

•CLI Tools

•Node.JS

•Gulp, Grunt

•Sketch/Photoshop/Illustrator

•Frontend Performance Optimisation

•XML

•PHP

 

This is a brilliant opportunity to work for a company with a fantastic working environment and interesting projects.

The offices are amazing and modern with lots of space, brilliant clients, flexible working hours.

 

If you are interested or know anyone who is please get in touch as we offer a brilliant referral scheme