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Web Developer (GIT / Typescript)

Planet Forward Ltd|Farringdon, EC1, Greater London, GB
20 days ago
We are one of the largest and best known Pharmaceutical companies in the industry and our products are known globally.

We are looking to recruit a Web Developer to join us on an initial 6 month contract.

You will be responsible for translation of the UI/UX design to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application and will have a passion for combining the art of design with the art of programming .

You will work with the Graphics Designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

We are also recruiting a Graphics Designer and Back-end/AWS developer so will happily consider applicants with blended skill sets who wish fulfil multiple roles.

Key responsibilities include:

* Design client-side architecture

* Develop new user-facing features

* Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

* Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design

* Build features and applications with a mobile responsive design

* Build reusable code and libraries for future use

* Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

Knowledge and experience required:

* Git is our source control system, so understanding of Git (and Bitbucket) is essential.

* React is our primary development language. Deep understanding of Typescript, PWAs and related practices (styled components, hooks, etc.) is essential

* Understanding of server-side CSS preprocessing e.g. Sass

* Wireframes & Rapid prototyping mockups, typically done in Balsamiq

* Experience working with high-fidelity mockups & the Adobe Create Cloud suite of products

* Good understanding of asynchronous request handling & API consumption

* Proficient understanding of cross-browser/device compatibility

* Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them

* Knowledge of Gatsby and other static-site generation tools would be beneficial

Please press apply now to submit your application. Alternatively, if you would like further information on this position or other positions win a similar sector, please feel free to contact Shaunna Doherty on (phone number removed) for a confidential conversation.

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