Senior Front End Developer, React


£45-60k + bonus

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Senior Front End Developer / Frontend Web Developer, Oxford, to £60k + 10% bonus

(React, JavaScript, UX, RESTful, Git)

This very high growth software technology company is developing location based services with full scalability, providing immediate location data insight.  The technology is the product of award winning research, a spin out from the University of Oxford, and is backed by big technology funders.
The Senior Front-end Developer will be a key member of the team and create a next generation Web client in the React JavaScript framework. The new web client is progressively being deployed, so your work will be in use by customers extremely quickly. 
You will support the definition, architecture and development of new product modules and develop best practise in technologies and tools. The company’s rapid growth during 2019 and beyond will create further opportunities for the Senior Front-end Developer to lead junior developers, take responsibility for architecture and pilot the use of advanced and emerging tool chains.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, deadline driven, problem solving Senior Front End Developer with the following:

  • 4+ years of experience with React or other client-side application frameworks
  • Experience of aesthetically pleasing cross device UX design
  • Degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Experience of building web-based analytics dashboards
  • Experience of front-end systems and RESTful architectures
  • Extensive knowledge of CSS, HTML5
  • Exposure to Git, testing frameworks and continuous integration
  • Great team player with excellent communication skills and work ethic

Familiarity with any of the following will also be an advantage:

  • mapping frameworks (e.g. Leaflet, Mapbox, GoogleMaps)
  • building charts using D3.js
  • web frameworks such as Django, NodeJS
  • AngularJS 

Benefits: highly competitive salary; 10% project bonuses; 5% contributory pension; 23 days’ holiday; central Oxford location close to the train station; the opportunity to work with a PhD team.

Senior Front End Developer / Frontend Web Developer - Oxford