Front End Software Developer Team Lead

We are looking for a Frontend Development Team Lead to join our internal development team. We would love to work with someone who enjoys learning and sharing new ideas with the team and who is passionate about proposing new ways of solving problems using new tools and practices. You would be joining a team of frontend developers working on our digital marketing platform.

 

Key duties and responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain application front end components built on Javascript/Angular/React alongside complementary front end technologies
  • Participate in Agile ceremonies to ensure development velocity if optimised and communication is maximised
  • Liaise with our technical and professional support teams to deliver bespoke developments to customers and resolve production platform queries
  • Lead, train and mentor more junior members of the team
  • Identify, propose and implement improvements to our software and software development processes
  • Line management for the frontend development team
  • Ensure quality within the frontend development cycle

 

Person specification

  • Keen interest in technology
  • Keeps up to date on the latest trends and technology options
  • Ability to both contribute ideas and put them into practice
  • Able to provide knowledge and suggestions in relation to software design and best practices
  • Enthusiastic about the challenge of building a product that supports and encourages our clients in best practice
  • Great team-working skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Good organisational skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Able to provide leadership, training and mentoring

 

Essential skills

  • An in-depth understanding of JavaScript/TypeScript
  • A thorough understanding of CSS
  • A thorough understanding of unit and functional testing
  • A thorough understanding of Git
  • Experience working with a modern client side framework (angular/react)
  • Experience working with large applications
  • Experience consuming rest APIs
  • Experience working with modern tooling such as Babel and Webpack
  • Experience working with a ci platform such as Travis
  • Able to identify, evaluate and implement potential team, technology and process improvements

 

Desirable skills

  • Experience with CSS preprocessing
  • Experience with project configuration and dependency management
  • Experience with TDD, pairing or code review
  • Previous TL experience

 

As a Pure360 employee we expect you to feel as passionately about our values as we do. Living by these ensure we create a successful and happy environment for you, your peers and the business. Our Values are: We are Real. We are Inspired. We love our Customers. We strive for Improvement. We get stuff Done. We are One.

Interested? Here’s how to apply
Send your CV and cover letter to talent@pure360.com, or give us a call at 01273 648 869

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