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Front End Engineer

Shaw Daniels Solutions Ltd|London, SE1, GB
£50k-£55k/year|Full-time
FrontEnd
9 days ago
About the role

As a Front-End Developer, you will work with a dedicated team to build captivating online experiences with a strong focus on quality and creating value for the clients.You’ll work with a team of developers using open source technologies, tools and delivery approaches to rapidly design and build. Our clients philosophy of continuous improvement means all team members are committed to play and reinvent the way they work, encouraging everyone to grow and improve their skills.

Responsibilities

Ensure all tasks are completed as planned and executed to the highest level of quality and efficiency

Be an active contributor to the Engineering Chapter - attend Chapter sessions, contribute to the discussions and share ideas

Work collaboratively with the Design and Product practices. Ensure all new UX / Design brief is fully understood, technically assessed and signed-off for your project before development

Provide accurate estimates on requirements

Produce clean, efficient, tested code

Competencies

* Good experience in OOP in Javascript (or Typescript)

* 2nd generation Angular (6+) in a Production app

* Good experience HTML5, CSS and CSS preprocessors (Sass or Less)

* Experience using TDD and BDD approaches with frameworks like Cypress, Jasmine, Mocha or Chai with Protractor and Karma

* Package managers (NPM or Yarn)

* Webpack, Gulp or Grunt

* Version control using Git (or Mercurial) with Github or GitLab

* Web development with API-feed data

* Cross browser compatibility

* Progressive Web Apps (PWA)

* Using style / brand guides

* Working with designers (graphic and UX)

* Great interpersonal skills; able to communicate at all levels of seniority and levels of technical understanding

Skills

* JavaScript without frameworks

* Attention to detail and producing pixel perfect implementation of designs

* A strong work ethic and able to work in a busy environment

* An ability to work without close supervision, supply clear progress updates, raise concerns when necessary

* Staying abreast of the latest developments in Front-end

* Strong sense of UX from a coding perspective

Knowledge

* Web Accessibility (specifically WAI-ARIA)

* Working in a CI / CD environment

* Atomic or material design

* Agile / Scrum

* Understanding of coding standards and conventions

* Documentation

* Familiarity with OpenAPI