Homebased / Bedford 27 August 2021

Lead JavaScript Developer

We’re recruiting for a Lead JavaScript Developer to specify, design, develop, test, maintain and support software developed in JavaScript that forms part of our Liberty Create low-code platform.

Purpose of role:

To specify, design, develop, test, maintain and support software developed in JavaScript that forms part of our Liberty Create low-code platform. You should expect your time to be divided into 25% project/task management and 75% hands-on development.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the development of the most difficult and complicated tasks in each project.
  • Architect the features needed to deliver the project while ensuring consistency with the wider platform.
  • Work closely with Development Product Owners to bring product vision to life.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate and develop team members.
  • Help ensure that the Development Team adheres to the requirements of ISO9001, ISO27001, PCI-DSS and any future quality or security accreditations that Netcall holds.

Essential Skills:

  • Application development experience using the following technologies – VueJS 3, TypeScript = 1+ year(s) experience, JavaScript (Inc. ES6+) = 3+ years’ experience, HTML/CSS/SCSS = 3+ years, PHP & MySQL = desirable but not essential.
  • You have significant experience in delivering large scale and complex development projects as a Senior or Lead Developer.
  • You have experience working within a multidisciplinary team including project managers, product owners, developers/builders and QA/test resources.
  • You keep your finger on the pulse, you have an interest in learning about new frameworks, libraries and techniques and how they could be utilised.
  • You have the ability to manage conflicting messages, influence stakeholders whilst retaining a focus on core business requirements.
  • You are able to prioritise your work and deliver to tight timescales, demonstrating good organisational, communication and administrative skills.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of some of the tools and libraries we use, including Git, Gulp and the Linux command line.
  • Up-to-date on industry trends, best practice, and standards (e.g. ECMAScript, W3C).
  • Appreciation of accessibility standards.
  • Experience of scalable cloud-based architectures.
  • Knowledge of secure coding techniques, PA-DSS, PCI-DSS and ISO27001.

For a full job description or to apply for this role, email your CV to us today.