JavaScript Developer

Posted 28 September 2021
Salary£600 - £650 per day
LocationHounslow
Job type Contract
DisciplineTelecoms Recruitment
Reference20260
Contact NameSam Fullman

Job description

My client who are a global telecoms giant are currently looking for a handful of JavaScript Developers on a 6 months rolling contract basis.

Key Responsibilities:

The key responsibility for our Javascript Developers is to develop excellent quality software using agile techniques such as Test-Driven Development and Pair Programming, automated, multi-layer testing.
* Create extremely well crafted front-end web application using ReactJS and Redux
* Be part of a self-organising and cross functional agile team
* Champion best practices such as Pair Programming, TDD, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
* Write resilient code that will be continuously tested, deployed and will perform at scale
* You will be a leader within the team, helping the team actively improve overall software quality, whilst looking to help the team and fellow team members improve.
* Contribute to the team's technical direction, tools and processes
* Responsible for ensuring the website is highly performant, resilient and secure
* Ensure the website is well maintained and monitored in production

Key Skills:

* Expert in Javascript, especially React & Redux
* Previous pair-programming experience and knowledge of TDD/BDD
* Good experience with back end technologies
* Experience of typescript and graphql would be desirable
* Good understanding of and experience with CI tools (Jenkins, Concourse)
* Experience with optimising web applications in areas such as performance, security and resiliancy
* You will initiate and actively participate in discussions
* Ability to push for new improvements across the codebase and influence/gain buy in from a large community of developers to push through improvements and positive change
* Great team player and ability to help coach and mentors junior members of the team