Senior Javascript Engineer (React)


£450 - £550 a day


My client is looking for a senior Javascript Engineer with expertise in React, HTML and CSS to work on their platform project. This will be a long term project, and aims to open up their content and services to their partners with the objective to create a new platform.

The role requires a good knowledge of JavaScript, web standards, accessibility and experience of working in an agile team delivering large-scale web applications using TDD & BDD. Experience of application development using MV* frameworks and REST APIs is desirable. Knowledge of Responsive design, and build automation tools (e.g Jenkins) would also be valued.


Extensive experience writing software for large scale web applications using React, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JSON
Experience of accessibility, usability and cross-browser issues
Experience and enthusiasm for working in a TDD/BDD environment
Experience of developing code within a UNIX environment (ideally CentOS/Red Hat EL)
An understanding of RESTful web service usage and design
At ease working in a fast changing environment with rapid release cycles
An understanding of agile development methodologies
Self-motivated with good organisational skills in order to work to challenging deadlines
Experience of working with code repositories (e.g. Git) and bug tracking tools (e.g. Trac, JIRA)


Experience of pair programming
Experience of using Webpack and ES6
Experience of AWS
Experience with single-page applications
Experience using GitHub as a code review tool
Experience with continuous integration to automate builds (e.g. Hudson, Jenkins)
Experience with Node

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Posted by Hydrogen Group, 08 Jul