Front End Developer - Glasgow

  • Be-IT
  • Glasgow
  • 16/10/2020
Information Technology

Job Description

You will be working as part of a fast-paced self-organising cross-functional agile team, developing business critical SaaS solutions, primarily on AWS utilising the latest technologies and tools. As an engineer you will be involved in every aspect of the process - from idea generation, business analysis and technical design through to development and deployment. Our teams are passionate about our customers, are innovative, have a strong DevOps culture and end-end ownership of solutions.

You will be

Participating and contributing to requirements, specifications, architectures, designs and technology stack for products, subsystems, and components.
Participating and contributing to planning, estimation, story elaboration, product/design/code reviews, test plans, retrospectives, and release activities.
Producing well structured, re-usable, robust, scalable, maintainable, and well documented UI components and code.
Providing maintenance support for existing software to ensure prompt rectification of problems.
Championing and coaching peers in software engineering best practices and best of breed technology.
Contributing to and supporting the development build and release environments, processes, and tools we use.
Contributing to and participating in continuous improvement activities.


Be able to work in the UK.
Be Degree qualified in computer science or related technology subject.
Have 4+ years developing web-based applications using the react framework as part of an agile team.

You should be

Experienced in

Working with Design teams to translate mock-ups into solutions
Working with design systems (UI frameworks and component libraries)
Unit Testing, TDD and BDD
developing and utilising APIs, Microservice and containers.
continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) and working in a DevSecOps culture.

A proficient problem solver.
Articulate and able to communicate at all levels.
Collaborative by nature and experienced in working as part of a distributed team.
A self-starter with high drive, determination, and a positive, can-do attitude.
Able to travel within the UK and Europe if necessary.

It would be advantageous (but not mandatory) for you to be

Experienced in

migrating legacy application to the latest native cloud solutions.

Familiar with the following tools and technologies

Modern client-side JavaScript frameworks (i.e. Angular, VUE)
Webpack, NPM
Jest / Junit
Test driven development and Behaviour driven development

Please apply online for immediate consideration.