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7th Jan

Front-End Developer

— Choose your own kit, learn from a big team

Salary: £30K-£45K
Location: Bath
Type: Permanent
Ref: 9602

Description

  • Work at one of the best known and most respected software houses in the area.
  • Diverse tech stack; JavaScript (Vue/React), AWS, PHP.
  • Excellent career progression, challenging projects in a supportive team set-up.

This company are always expanding their development team, with the continued success of the business and more growth year on year there’s always a requirement for more devs to come in and join the team of around 22 split into 2 teams. You will have plenty of opportunity to learn from other talented developers, the atmosphere is very social and friendly. You will also have the chance to get involved with networking, hackathons and R&D.

What experience you’ll need 

  • You’ll need strong JavaScript skills coming from a web development based background.
  • A solid understanding of OOP is important, as well as experience with SQL (MySQL preferred).
  • Ideally you will have worked with some of the trendy JS frameworks – React, Vue etc.
  • You will need to be able to hit the ground running with PHP, whilst it’s not the first language you will need to be confident with it.
  • Any commercial experience using tools like Git, Vagrant, Jira or similar will be a bonus.
  • There's an opportunity to work on their in-house MVC framework which is similar to Laravel and Symfony.
  • You’ll need strong communication skills, working both with the other teams and potentially clients.
  • Any client facing, project or account management experience would all be a big bonus.

What you’ll be doing 

You'll be working on a great mix of projects including building web applications/sites for some well-known ecommerce businesses plus greenfield development on their award-winning platform and other R&D projects.  Working alongside around 10 other talented Developers you'll be able to learn fast and work collaboratively in an environment where they respect employee’s opinions and ideas so you can expect to be taken seriously and encouraged to innovate regularly. You’ll be getting plenty of experience with some interesting tech such as VueJS, ReactJS, Twig, SASS, Chef, Elasticsearch and AWS (Lambda, DynamoDB, SQS). They work in multi-disciplinary Pods, which each function as independent, close-knit teams of designers, front-end and back-end developers.  - this could be teaming up to build a new customer website from scratch, developing brand new integrations (e.g. a payment, warehouse or reporting integrations) or modifying some existing functionality.

What you’ll get in return for you talents

These guys have a fantastic set-up with smart, central offices close to the train station, fully stocked with pool table, foosball table, bbq's, N64, punchbag whilst also offering tickets to tech conferences, hackdays, nights out and great lunches, flexible working hours, long xmas shutdown and gym membership not to mention excellent career prospects.  You can expect a competitive salary (ranging from £25-45k) and the opportunity to be part a real success story working on exciting projects with real diversity. 

What’s next? 

Callum is handling this opportunity, so get in touch with him to apply or for more info (01179269530;  [email protected]

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