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Lead Front End Developer, JavaScript, React, Design, HTML, CSS – A2/1313

Location:
Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
Up to £55K P/A
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1313

description

We have a new opportunity available for a Lead Front End Developer to join our client (a tech company) in their stunning new Oxford office. The Lead Front End Developer will be joining a growing team of Front End Developers and in a senior role, will be leading from the front – developing elegant and responsive web applications as well as getting involved in the development of mobile apps. The new Lead Front End Developer will have the opportunity to contribute ideas and influence the design and development of key products, working with modern JavaScript frameworks such as React.

As the Lead Front End Developer, your role will be diverse and dynamic and involve: meeting prospective clients; helping plan and estimate projects; working alongside designers and back end developers to architect new solutions; leading front end developers through implementation; and helping to deliver high quality software to a range of clients. This is a technical and highly rewarding front end role with great future career prospects as the company continue to grow.

The Lead Front End Developer will ideally have the following:

• HTML, CSS and JavaScript – experience and best practices
• Good experience with React and similar modern JavaScript libraries
• Good understanding of Accessibility requirements (WCAG, ARIA, etc.)
• Some exposure with build tools / task runners (Webpack, etc.)
• Ability to lead a team of Front End developers
• Experience in working with designers, backend developers and project managers
• Good communication skills and experience in front of clients.

It is also desired (not essential) that candidates will have a strong academic background as well as experience React Native and familiarity with Testing frameworks such as Jest, Mocha, etc.

As well as working for a reputable Oxford based software company, the Lead Front End Developer will also benefit from some great company benefits including:

• A generous training budget to spent on any courses, conferences or exams you wish to take/attend
• Salary reviews TWICE a year
• Regular social events and lunch out in Oxford once a week
• Internal tech meetups and discussions
• Relaxed dress code.

Based in central Oxford this role is ideal for not only Oxfordshire based candidates but also candidates from surrounding areas such as Reading, Newbury, Swindon, Witney, Eynsham, Bicester, Banbury, Leamington Spa, Buckingham, Thame, Aylesbury, High Wycombe, Princes Risborough, Maidenhead and many more.

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.


Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.