Senior Front End Developer

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Senior Front End Developer

Dublin City Centre



Ref: E9814NB

Job Description

My Dublin City Centre based client is currently recruiting for a Front End Developer to join the team on a permanent basis.

The Front End Developer will take ownership of work, commit to building high quality extensible code and who has experience of working within an Agile Software Development Team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Deliver robust, reliable test-driven software against user stories in a timely manner
  • Develop a high-volume, high-availability and low-latency platform
  • Participate in user story analysis, design and delivery, always incorporating extensibility and scalability
  • Continual focus on improving the application and software development process
  • Collaborate effectively with other team members and people throughout the organisation to deliver a successful product

Experience Required

Comprehensive knowledge and expertise in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript frameworks (especially React.js)

  • Expert level knowledge of JavaScript; understanding of prototypical inheritance, scope, closure and exposure to all pitfalls and ‘gotchas’ of JavaScript
  • Expertise of Responsive Web Design for large scale consumer facing web platforms
  • Experience of developing optimized and clean frontend code
  • Experience of developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
  • Expert knowledge in version control systems, ideally Git
  • Experience of integrating JSON based back-end services
  • Agile & Scrum Experience
  • Knowledge of build systems such as Grunt and Gulp
  • Strong communication skills and fluency in verbal and written English are essential
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced development schedule

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Developing applications on cloud platforms, preferably AWS
  • Experience of working on high traffic sites
  • Knowledge of page load optimization
  • Expertise in developing models and scalable microservices components
  • Exposure to data privacy concepts i.e. GDPR
  • Unit testing, test-driven development and behaviour-driven development
  • Certification as a Java / JEE Developer
  • Product mindset; able to think beyond the product specs considering the larger implications, both technical and user-facing
  • Have been a “go-to” person in your previous teams/organizations

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or similar

Working Hours & Benefits

40 Hour Working Week

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