Front-end Developer

  • Location: London
  • Salary:Competitive
  • Permanent/ Contract Role

About you

We are looking for a Front End Developer who will provide hands-on software development across an agile team of developers. You will be responsible for working with the team to design, create and improve software products. You will be responsible for software delivery using agile methods in a fast-paced environment that may cross multiple business divisions.

About the role

You will be expected to use a high level of knowledge and experience of agile development approaches to fit large, complex, mission-critical, enterprise-level projects and with the appropriate level of planning and provide the right balance of agility and predictability.

This role will involve extensive interaction with customers, senior stakeholders, management and third party sub-contractors. Strong analytical, organisational, and presentation skills are essential combined with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


  • Coordinate and collaborate with team ongoing and daily over what to develop
  • Involvement in story shaping and kick off
  • Lead code development in each story
  • Lead BDD and/or TDD test processes
  • Collaborate to form firm view of quality metrics and expectations for the delivery, and work with these throughout the sprint
  • Test against shared understanding of Done with team (and help understand what’s important)

Technical skills and experience

  • A strong track record in front end web application development
  • Agile experience, hands on in a multi discipline team working in rapid iterations
  • Experience of wireframing and creating user stories
  • Use of open-source libraries
  • Cross browser development knowledge
  • Javascript
  • Angular.js
  • Node.js
  • HTML 5
  • CSS 3
  • Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Spring Security
  • Java 7/8
  • GIT for version control
  • Jenkins
  • Maven
  • Cross browser development knowledge
  • Cross browser development knowledge

  • Desirable technical skills and experience:

  • Micro Services development awareness
  • Capybara / Selenium for acceptance testing
  • Uses virtualisation for developing, e.g. Vagrant to build dev VMs
  • Test Driven Development experience
  • Familiar with domain driven design principles
  • Experience with Bootstrap, JQuery, Initializr, Modernizr, SASS

Interested? Email your CV to ref: Front-end Developer