Version 1 Swindon

Front End Developer

Department: Digital Development & Architecture

Recruiter

Ashley Smith

Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description

We are looking for a talented Front End / UI Developer to join our Development team who is highly motivated in combining the art of design with the art of programming. In joining our team of consultants, you will play a key part in the continual research, design, and development of our client's core products. We are looking for someone who is motivated by emerging technologies and has a passion to drive technology transformation. The successful candidate should be hands-on, able to contribute individually, and should have experience within a fast-paced dynamic environment.

This role involves 2 days on-site in Cheltenham, and due to the nature of work involved SC Clearance will be required.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Experience working closely with key stakeholders across the engineering team, including Architects, Product Owners and UX designers understanding and demonstrating how written requirements translate into a technical solution.
  • Develop interfaces for web and mobile applications Develop high quality, efficient, reusable code and libraries for future use.
  • Follow the agile development methodologies and practices.
  • Work closely with back-end developers to plan and deliver features in an efficient way.
  • Improve JS and CSS quality by conducting code analysis and recommending changes in policies and procedures.
Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have:

  •  Experience in large-scale front-end software development with front end, web or mobile software development using JavaScript, HTML, CSS and experience with TypeScript/Angular/React/Vue or equivalent
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, and problem-solving
  • A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional, projects.
  • Deep hands-on technical expertise, and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Solid understanding of Front-End software design and AWS cloud-native API integration
  • Experience building scalable, distributed, front-end experiences
  • Experience working with reusable UX components or libraries
  • Understands how to optimize the delivery of code and assets to a browser or device
  • Proficient in a broad range of software design approaches and common UX patterns. Knows when (and when not) to use front-end software design pattern.
  • Ability to decompose a problem into clear software and UX design actions.
  • Ability to articulate the benefits and challenges of depending on front-end libraries, frameworks, and tool-sets.

 

Additional Information

Before you apply, here are some of our benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role.

We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events!

Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
Customer First
Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Excellence
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Drive
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.

Consistently Rated a Top Workplace By Our People

Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

Learn about our Culture

Award-Winning Employee Focus

  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    UK, 2019-2021
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    IRELAND, 2012-2021
  • HEALTHY PLACE TO WORK
    AWARD, 2018-2021
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
  • BEST WORKPLACES FOR WOMEN
    AWARD, 2019 & 2020

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