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Front end Developer - Market leader

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: IT
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 02 November 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH76839_1632208595

Are you passionate about working with cutting-edge technology and self-motivated to find innovative solutions to complex challenges as part of a team who help keep the UK safe? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you…

We have openings for frontend web developers with knowledge of JavaScript, HTML and CSS. As a developer you will play a leading role in creating cutting-edge user interfaces for clients including government agencies, public sector bodies, leading financial institutions and commercial organisatons.

Our front-end developers are responsible for delivering cutting-edge, optimised, web desktop and mobile experiences that look and perform superbly across all platforms. This position will involve using the latest front-end web technologies to deliver exceptional development services to our clients.

This role works closely with both external clients and internal, cross-functional teams on projects that range from a few months to several years in length.

You will be responsible for:

  • Investigating new web technologies.
  • Conducting reviews of supplied requirements and specifications.
  • Providing accurate estimates of development effort required.
  • Reviewing design and code outputs from colleagues.
  • Developing and designing processes for repeatable tasks.
  • Shared accountability for engineering best practice within the team.
  • Providing technical expertise to support project delivery and junior colleagues.
  • Communicating with other team members, internal staff, and external clients.
  • Building relationships with stakeholders.

You will have:

  • Strong commercial experience in web frontend development
  • Good knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Knowledge of frameworks such as Angular JS or REACT, and HTML5, CSS3
  • An understanding of user-experience concepts and visual design concepts
  • JavaScript libraries (desirable)
  • CSS (e.g. Bootstrap, Foundation, LESS, SASS ) (desirable)
  • Build task runners (e.g. gulp, grunt) (desirable)
  • Browser compatibility (desirable)
  • Agile development patterns (desirable)

The package:

You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

*** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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