Lead Front End Developer - London

£65000 - £80000 per annum

Lead Front End Developer

My client is an award-winning advertising and media management agency based in London and they are looking for a passionate and pro-active Front End Developer to join them in a team lead position.

As Lead Front-end developer you will own streams of complex development work from end-to-end, provide leadership and responsibility for requirements gathering, conceptualisation, architecture, design and coding level.

Alongside mentoring junior developers you will also actively research new technologies and be hands on in the design and development of cross-browser interfaces and provide leadership on CMS integration topics and back end technologies (to an extent).

Lead Front End Developer Skills and Experience:

* JavaScript, functional programming, OO concepts and techniques, and JS frameworks (Jquery, Dojo, Backbone.js, React.JS, Node.JS etc…)
* Expert knowledge of coding HTML5, cross-browser CSS 2.1, CSS 3 and media queries
* Experience developing HTML for touch devices
* Proven team lead skills, analytical and communication.
* Solid 8 years+ experience developing web-based technology in a software house and agency environment.
* Hands on experience in one or more leading CMS systems (Episerv, Adobe, Magnolia, etc)
* A good knowledge/understanding of some backend technologies (.Net, Java, microservices etc)
* University degree in a relevant field.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive company in a Lead Front End Developer position and grow your career whilst taking ownership of some fantastic projects for great, well-known clients.

To apply, please attach the latest version of your CV and contact details.

WA Consultants is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as described within The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

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  • Posted: last month
  • Consultant: Gabi Chapman
  • Phone: 01392 666060

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