Frontend Developer (React.js, JavaScript)


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Job Ref: 50183107
Sector: Software Development
Date Added: 22 June 2017
  • West End, London, England
  • £1 per Annum
  • Tiffany Lingham
  • 0207 654 1407

Frontend Developer (React / JavaScript)

A Frontend Developer with strong React experience is required on a perm basis for a tech start-up, changing the way the rental market is working through technology and streamlining the process for potential renters across the city, based in Kensington, London.

Location: London, Kensington

Duration: Perm

Start Date: ASAP

Skills required of the Frontend Developer (React / JavaScript):

  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
  • HTML5
  • JavaScript - including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • CSS3
  • Familiarity with newer specifications of EcmaScript
  • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js) Knowledge of isomorphic React is a plus
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with Firebase
  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
  • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc. Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements. A knack for bench-marking and optimisation
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools i.e. Git, SVN, and Mercurial

Key Responsibilities of the Frontend Developer (React / Javascript):

  • Developing new user-facing features using React.js
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Optimising components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age