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SENIOR / LEAD FULL STACK DEVELOPER LONDON

Location
London
Salary
£70,000 to £80,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Sep 2022

SENIOR / LEAD FULL STACK DEVELOPER LONDON PHP, MYSQL, REACT, CSS , VUE.JS

An excellent opportunity for a Senior/Lead Fullstack Developer has arisen to join a digital product studio based in London and Belfast. You will be a talented Senior/Developer Lead ready to join there expanding development technical team. As a Senior / Development Lead you ll be responsible for developing high-quality solutions. You ll report to the CTO and lead a range of junior to senior developers. It s a fast-paced environment, so it is important for you to make sound, reasoned decisions to drive the development arm of the business forward.

As a key role, you will work closely with clients on a regular basis to agree and oversee on technical designs (functional and non-functional), advising clients and managers on estimated effort, technical implications of user stories and user journeys.

You will continuously share knowledge and mentor the team around you. You ll do this whilst learning about new technologies and approaches, with room to learn, develop and grow. You will be responsible for growing and nurturing the development team.

Essential Requirements

  • Good knowledge of PHP and the general toolset of full-stack development.

  • You ll be working across the stack, so a good facility with modern frontend development (Vue.js/React, ES6, modern CSS techniques like flexbox, etc.) is essential as well as database technologies such as MySQL and/or Postgres.

  • Proficient in designing, building, testing and maintaining modern applications.

  • Experience in deciding and applying best practices and patterns in relation to coding, security, testing, scalability and performance.

  • Ability to clearly communicate technical designs in conversations, presentations and documentation.

  • Experience explaining non-functional concerns to clients and building this into technical designs.

  • Ability to take a customer s specification and define a well-scoped solution by asking the right questions, both with the customer and your team.

  • Experience with technical estimation, planning and user story creation.

  • Experience with growing and nurturing a development team.

Desirable Requirements

  • Working knowledge of cloud platforms, especially AWS.

  • Good understanding of web content management systems including Craft CMS, WordPress and their plugin ecosystem.

  • Experience with Tailwind CSS.

  • Experience with CI/CD techniques.

  • Experience balancing technical decisions with meeting user needs within commercial constraints.

  • Experience with eCommerce systems including Shopify, Shopify Plus and their plugin ecosystem.

Who you are

You have a great attitude to figure it out and you re not afraid of taking onus. Humility where appropriate, confidence when the shot is on. You should always have an eye on the client s ROI with an ability to focus on what will deliver them results over distractions. You should be passionate about building a career in digital products and developing your skills to perform alongside the best in the industry.

You will

  • Work in a multi-functional agile team to architect and deliver software products with clients.

  • Participate in discussions on features, technical design sessions, planning and retrospectives.

  • Own the development of features from definition to deployment, prioritising your own sub-tasks and pulling in others as appropriate.

  • Help to ensure adequate test coverage, load testing and performance monitoring of your products.

Office / Remote Policy

We have offices in London and Belfast. Our current requirements are a minimum of 2 days per week in the office and 3 days WFH/remote. We support flexible working.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary

  • Private medical plan

  • 1 x Annual Retreat Per Year (Week Long, All Expenses Paid)

  • Personal Development Budget

  • Pension scheme

  • 36 Annual Leave allowance including public holidays

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Referral scheme bonus for introducing new employees

  • Stocked fridge with snacks/drinks

  • Central Belfast Office/Studio

  • Flexible Working

  • Regular social activities

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Details

  • Job Reference: 701513259-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: JEJ IT RECRUITMENT LTD
    JEJ IT RECRUITMENT LTD
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £80,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent