Developer Javascript

London

£450 - £550 a day

Front End Developer / London / 5 Months Contract / 450 to 550 GBP (Per Day)
This vacancy with AIG is being managed by leading global services provider TAPFIN, part of the Manpower Group, on behalf of AIG. Successful candidates will be placed on assignment at AIG and managed by TAPFIN
There a number of positions, both senior candidates (i.e., with years of experience / leadership) and junior candidates are welcome to apply we have and will offer positions appropriate to expertise and level of experience.
Working within a highly experienced team who develop AI-first products (apps and services that use machine learning to inform and assist their users) for both the insurance and investment arms of AIG.
As a critical role inteams success, we are looking to hire Frontend Developers to join our team and contribute to the development of disruptive apps / products – this is part of a series of exciting new projects in AIG's global Science team, solving complex business problems.
This is an exciting opportunity for those who want to enjoy state-of-the-art R&D and be challenged and grow in the field of “AI-first” software / product development; along the way this role will contribute to game-changing products for the multi-trillion-dollar insurance industry and use AIG’s (the world’s largest insurer by many metrics) global network to deliver impact and change.
Responsibilities and Performance Objectives
Take ownership of a significant part of the team’s solution development
To be successful in the role you will be able to demonstrate end-to-end understanding of applications being created
Translate user stories and wireframes into a reliable, responsive experience
Contribute to Peer Review process to ensure code quality
The minimum required skills include:
Demonstrated experience writing extensible frontend code using at least one modern JavaScript framework (i.e. React and Redux, Vue or Angular)
Solid grasp of the web fundamentals (e.g. ES6, HTML and CSS extensions such as SASS
Demonstrated experience interpreting user journeys and UI Designs – seeking clarification where necessary
Broad understanding of algorithms and data structures
Demonstrated experience with UI testing frameworks (e.g. Jasmine, PhantomJS, Jest and others)
Experience working with Agile methods based on fast iteration and validation cycles
Good communication skills and be a team player
Great attention to detail
An ideal candidate (is not required to, but) will also have
Have an understanding of visual design principles and rapid prototyping skills
Have experience developing desktop or mobile applications
Cloud platforms (e.g. Amazon Web Services)
Familiarity with cross-environment build automation, and tool chain (e.g. Webpack, Gulp, Grunt)
Familiarity with Continuous Deployment pipelines and configuration (e.g. Jenkins, Chef, Docker)
Curiosity of latest Machine learning applications
Understanding of accessibility best practices
Portfolio of past experience (e.g. Blogs, Talks, contributions to Open Source)
As we look to redefine the Insurance market internally and externally through technology, clean, extensible and modern front-end development becomes one of the core elements of our story. In addition to strong development skills, success in this role requires the ability to demonstrate end-to-end understanding of user-centred software development and to communicate with stakeholders and cross-functional partners, with clear concepts and clean execution. This is an exciting opportunity to enjoy state-of-the-art research and development, be challenged and grow as a talented developer and innovation leader. Along the way, you will contribute to game-changing products for the insurance industry
There a number of positions, both senior candidates (i.e., with years of experience / leadership) and junior candidates are welcome to apply we have and will offer positions appropriate to expertise and level of experience.
If you match these requirements, please apply in the normal way. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action that email and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/80004590

Posted by Elevate Direct, 12 Feb