Software Engineer

  • Category
    Digital - Digital production
  • Location
    Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary
  • External Reference

Software Engineer
Up to £50k

The Company
I am working with a company who are looking for an innovative frontend developer to bring their ideas and have a chance to be part of a big change in the companies 30 year history. The company help customers all over the globe stay on track. The technology helps our customers ensure that food arrives in supermarkets, public transport takes people from A to B, and the health sector deliver 1st class care all over the world. The software and technology makes an impact. What we do matters.

The Benefits
The company believe in providing more than just the usual benefits. If you join the team, you'll be joining an inclusive culture where everyone can influence and make a difference. And in addition, you will also enjoy:

*A competitive salary
*Flexible start and finish times
*Accessible transport links and city centre amenities
*Generous holiday allowance
*Company Pension contributions & Life Assurance Scheme
*Free car parking
*Modern office environment with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere

The role

An exciting opportunity for an ambitious Front-end Developer to join their team. Although part of a wider dev team, this role is the first of its kind in the business and therefore creates an opportunity for the right individual to make a considerable impact and carve a successful future with the Company.
Working with an established team both in the UK and Poland that adopt an agile framework, you will:

*Define the tools and technologies we use in front-end development by making informed and considered decisions

*Work with our designers to translate mock-ups and prototypes into working interfaces

*Work with our development team to deliver new and improved features and functions to our users

*Improve efficiency and quality by contributing to the full product lifecycle through subject-matter expertise, knowledge and experience

*Provide insights and recommendations into the latest and best front-end technologies to shape our tech landscape

The Person
You will be an established Front-end Developer with over 3 years' experience.. You will be a proactive individual who embraces change and is comfortable challenging the way things are done. You will be comfortable working autonomously but will welcome the opportunity to work collaboratively by sharing ideas and best practice with your colleagues.

Required skills/experience:

*Proficient with HTML5, CSS pre-processing (SASS, LESS) and a JavaScript framework (Angular, React etc.)
*Experience with version control
*Experience utilising restful APIs and Web services
*Demonstrable experience of cross-browser compatibility issues and solutions
*Demonstrable experience of semantic markup and accessibility considerations
*An understanding of agile practices
*An understanding of automation tools
Spring acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Spring Group UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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