Front End Developer - JavaScript - REMOTE

Front End Developers - what would you like to see from your next employer?
Remote working?
Modern tech stack?
Opportunities to progress?
Genuine backing for learning and development?
Friendly, collaborative culture?
OCC is working with a business in Cheshire who can offer all of this and more. They truly look after their people and have created a fun, collaborative working culture. They have seen significant growth in the past few years, due in no small part to their large-scale ecommerce platform.
As a front-end UI developer, you will be working with a cross functional team who operate in an Agile, Kanban environment. Practically everyone in the technology function works remotely, so they are very happy for you to do the same.
In collaboration with the team, and other stakeholders, you’ll be involved in the whole range of UI development activities across their platform.
You’ll obviously have very good JavaScript skills and be an advocate of great user experience.
Specifically, you’ll fit in nicely here if your background includes the following:
* 3+ years of experience working as a Front-End User Interface Engineer (or equivalent)
* Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
* 3+ years of experience with JavaScript
* An understanding of technical SEO
* Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
* Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks
* Experience with version control (ideally Git)
* Critical thinking & problem solving
* Keen eye and attention to detail
It’s not essential, but if you can point to any of the following it be great:
* Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or similar relevant field
* Experience with major JavaScript frameworks (ReactJS/AngularJS/Vue.js)
* Experience with RESTful APIs
* Experience working in E-Commerce
* Some .NET development experience (VB.NET/C#)
* Experience in working as part of a team delivering test automation through a CI/CD pipeline
* Experience in development practices such as Unit Testing, TDD, Mobbing, BDD
* Experience with Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator
In addition to remote working and a competitive salary (which is reviewed annually) here are just some of the many advantages and benefits to working here:
* Generous annual leave with an additional day for each year with the company
* Training and certification provision
* Genuine potential for career progression and training with clear development objectives and support
* Death in service insurance
* Generous long service cash rewards from 5 years of service
* Staff discount on products
* Staff recognition scheme
* GP access and mental health counselling support
* Yearly flu vaccinations
* Free parking at the office (if you choose to work from there) with easy access to rail and bus routes
* Cycle to work scheme
* Fun and exciting social and team building events
Don’t miss out on this opportunity.
Send your CV, or whatever you have ready, to Tom Brookshaw at OCC via this advert to find out more
Basildon, United Kingdom, gb
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