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Senior Front End Web Developer

Location:
Chiswick Business Park
Department:
IT
Salary Details:
£65-70,000 dependent on experience
About The Role

Looking to work within a modern web team in a passionate and challenging environment, within a company that strives for excellence?

We are looking for an exceptional full-stack developer to take the lead working on a well renowned, award winning website. Bringing your enthusiasm and experience with large scale development, you will be using a variety of javascript-based technologies to evolve the platform and provide real business benefit. You will both support and grow the existing infrastructure and have the freedom to try new things.

You will be expected to work with and support other developers with a wide variety of experience, mentor more junior developers, contribute to team planning, and drive architectural discussions, as well as ensure the needs of the department and business are met. As a senior developer, you will be working with other teams in an Agile environment learning the needs of the business to ensure the best user experience possible.

A successful candidate will have an eye for detail, and a good understanding of best practices, as well as experience in testing, visualization, design, and an ability to choose the best tool for the job. They will show good time-keeping, excellent collaborative skills, a desire to grow their skillsets, and have a proven history of delivering projects.

You will lead the development of new web services, providing architectural experience and in-depth javascript knowledge.

WE OFFER:

• Competitive salary depending on experience
• Comprehensive induction programme
• Ongoing mentoring and training
• Exposure to diverse aspects of the business
• Meaningful career progression
• Vibrant company culture, including paid-for social events
• Well-being package including enhanced sick pay and subsidised gym
• Enhanced parental policies, including generous shared parental leave
About You

VITAL SKILLS:

  • Full-stack JS development (JAMStack)
  • Large-scale React app development experience
  • JQuery, especially AJAX for dynamic content
  • Excellent NodeJS experience
  • Knowledge of server-side rendering
  • Api development with REST and/or GraphQL
  • HTML5 & CSS Design ability
  • Test driven development with any JS test framework
  • Strong architectural skills

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Working knowledge of a css preprocessor, i.e. SASS
  • Continuous integration using Git and Jenkins
  • Microservices experience or interest
  • Bootstrap CSS Framework
  • Web Sockets
  • React Native
  • NoSQL DB experience
  • Serverless applications, e.g. with AWS Lambda & S3
  • Experience with templating, e.g. handlebars, jade, etc.
  • Experience with other languages
About The Company

At Foxtons, we’re famous for setting the standard in property. We do this by hiring brilliant people to help achieve our goal of being the best place for our customers to find their dream home or unlock the value of their property investment.

Over the last 30 years we’ve built a network of almost 60 branches and a strong operational infrastructure that enables our teams to achieve the highest standards in delivering exceptional service to our customers. Award-winning training ensures our teams have the strong local expertise that our customers expect from us, while our market-leading technology empowers all our staff to provide the best customer experience possible.