JOB TITLE: UI - Technical Lead


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : London
Job Reference : 12110 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 20/01/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Gym
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

The Role: UI Technical Lead Location: Central London Package: £55 - 70,000 depending on experience & Pension, Health/ Dentist, Gym & Personal Training, Commuting costs to work covered. We're looking for a UI Technical Lead to work alongside the Head of Development and act as tech lead in a new team of developers. This is a hands on technical role, and you'll be involved with contributing to systems design and development decisions affecting the maintenance and enhancement of the primary application. You will work well within small teams, taking ownership of and delivering high quality software code.


Job Description

The Role: UI Technical Lead
Location: Central London
Package: £55 - 70,000 depending on experience & Pension, Health/ Dentist, Gym & Personal Training, Commuting costs to work covered.

We're looking for a UI Technical Lead to work alongside the Head of Development and act as tech lead in a new team of developers. This is a hands on technical role, and you'll be involved with contributing to systems design and development decisions affecting the maintenance and enhancement of the primary application. You will work well within small teams, taking ownership of and delivering high quality software code.

You will have experience building high-performing and scalable applications, with extensive knowledge of core JS, JavaScript Frameworks and related technologies within an Agile environment. You will be familiar with extreme programming techniques, test-driven development, be experienced in using different types of source control, and be prepared to use Agile methodologies to deliver high quality code.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

* Experience working as a technical lead.
* Excellent core JS Knowledge.
* Excellent knowledge of JavaScript Frameworks
* In depth HTML and CSS
* Scripting language experience such as PHP.
* Experienced within Agile/TDD environments.
* Good knowledge of test management, source control and continuous integration tools.
* Solid knowledge of cloud based applications.

* Good in-depth knowledge of most of the following technologies:

- Angular JS, Backbone, Spring, SOAP Web Services, SOAP API, Symfony, Bootstrap, Cucumber, LESS, SASS, JUnit and Selenium.

* Knowledge of any of the following will be beneficial - Android or IOS Development, Hibernate, Quartz and Jenkins/Hudson.

Key Responsibilities:

This is a varied role, and is a new position. To give a flavour though of what your day and week might look like:

* Owning the code and code quality of the team through regular code reviews and review sessions.
* Contributing to systems design and development decisions.
* Rapid software development from high level requirements to code, enabling quick viable products.
* High quality software delivery against a product roadmap that continually maintains the business as market leader.
* Converting product requirements into clear software architectures, accurate designs, and high quality software deliverables.
* Championing the agile methodologies in use by the team and helping decide how best to adapt them to the company.
* Ownership of release and change process and code documentation.


Work Environment

The role is based in prestigious offices in Central London. The role is part of a forward-thinking, award winning, market leading dynamic technology company, and it is expected that the candidate will have a great deal of scope in shaping the technical offerings going forward.

Company are one of the Fast Track 100 technology companies in the UK and have recently expanded on an international basis.

The environment is challenging and stimulating, and very open to new ideas.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.


Job Keywords

UI, JavaScript, JS, HTML, CSS, Agile, TDD, JQuery, Bootstrap, Agile, Spring, SOAP, Web Services



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in IT recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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