Lead Front End Javascript Developer

Posted 10 months ago
Southampton (SO31 area)
~45,000 - ~60,000 per year
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Job Description

Job Title: Lead Front End Javascript Developer
Salary/Rate: £45-60k
Location: Southampton (SO31 area) but remote working 80% of the time is ok.
Type: Permanent
Industry: Software
Job Reference: A000457
Consultant Handling Vacancy: Steve Oakley
Consultant Telephone Number: +44 (0)2381 542 401
Consultant Email Address:



Lead Front End Javascript Developer Position Overview


Broadrock Marks is partnered with a highly successful software company to find them a new Lead Front End Javascript Developer.


The company is a mid-sized business and has been in operation for circa 8 years. 2019 saw them merge with another company, resulting in their business now operating on a global scale! Their development team currently consists of 7 individuals and despite the pandemic of 2020, they’re still organically growing the team with 3-4 hires planned over the next 12 months.


As the Lead Front End Javascript Developer, you will have control and autonomy over all things front end related and be the ‘go-to’ person. You’ll be working on both new web app products, as well as the maintenance and enhancement of existing applications. The company’s software and applications are high-performance and used in highly pressurised environments, meaning they must be slick and extremely reliable.



Lead Front End Javascript Developer Position Requirements:


  • Have 3+ years commercial experience as a Front End/Javascript Developer, designing, developing, testing, and maintaining applications.
  • Be great at working independently – managing tasks and workload.
  • Have very strong ES6 and OOP skills, as well SASS, Google Maps, three.js, jQuery, and React.
  • Have a good understanding of general computer science principles (Software, Internet, Networking).
  • Be a natural problem solver.
  • Have experience working with Git source control.
  • Happy to work in a team where Agile is loosely used.



Lead Front End Javascript Developer Position Perks:


  • Basic salary ranging between £45-60k
  • Working for a very flexible company.
  • Remote working 80% of the time.
  • You get to pick whatever high-end hardware you’d like.



Broadrock Marks are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.