Javascript Engineer


£380 - £430 a day

Node Engineer contract working for an international travel company voted no1 place to work on Glassdoor
A rare blend Node Engineer with Frontend/User Interface development experience to join a small team working on a building tools for our developers and making our website as performant as possible. T

Identify areas for performance optimisations, benchmark and develop automated tools to advocate across the frontend development teams
Build upon our automated unit, system and acceptance test frameworks to support our continuous integration pipelines for front end deploys
Shape the current process and implement new technologies and methodologies where you see fit for the best long-term value of the business


Solid commercial core Javascript experience
Experienced in optimising performance of large scale websites
Able to demonstrable building high quality web interfaces
Understand browser behaviour and events and how browsers interpret HTML, CSS, DOM etc. to produce pages
Excellent knowledge of HTTP/HTTP2 protocols
Understanding of RESTful web services and APIs
Excellent communication skills and enjoy being part of a vocal, passionate team
Comfortable using Unix-like OS e.g. Linux and/or MAC OS X
Relevant knowledge of Docker, Containers deployment pipeline and infrastructure automation


Experience with automation tooling, frameworks and architectures
Optimising webpages for broadband, 3G and 4G connections
Experience with Service Workers
Devops automation and containerisation tools such as Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes

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Posted by Akriss Recruitment, 11 Jan