JavaScript Developer

JavaScript Developer

Job Title: JavaScript Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NG1703_1584446643
Contact Name: Narcis Velcu
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 17, 2020 12:04

Job Description

Role: JavaScript Developer

Day Rate: £600-£700

IR35 Status: Inside

Contract Duration: 6 months initially

Location: London

I am looking for a Tech Lead to work on a largely JavaScript stack. We're using React, Node, SQL and NoSQL databases, Rest and Graph API all running on a mix of AWS and Kubernetes. While as a Senior Engineer you should be comfortable to work on all areas of the stack, we are also respectful that some people enjoy one over the other.

Key Duties

-Get mastery over the current applications, services and tools of the team

-Continue the feature development, whilst maintaining a thorough balance between build quality and speed of delivery

-Leading efforts to plan, conceptualise, communicate, distribute and work together on solutions to problems in a team setting

-Researching and implementing best-fit technologies and solutions to problems

-Contributing to our inclusive and collaborative work culture

-Building code to ship features continuously

-Enable and mentor the team in making tricky technical decisions

-Doing your best, and asking for help if you need it

-Thinking about all the parts of engineering including non-functional requirements

-Iterating on process and tech towards continuous improvement

-Communicating, collaborating and working productively with non-technical staff

-Mentoring your colleagues and be mentored by everyone in return

-Choosing the things, you care about changing, and changing them

Job requirements

Essential Skills

-Commercial experience using Node and React

-Knowledge of CI/CD tools such as Circle Ci, Jenkins, and best practices

-Familiarity with testing and software development best practices, e.g. pair-programming, TDD

-Understanding of Agile methodologies

-Know how and when to be Lean

-Able to effectively communicate technical concepts to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences

-Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively

-Lead by example using and evangelising best practices

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