UI Developer

Information Technology

Posted: 08/08/2017


 

UI Developer - Agile / TDD / BDD / Cloud / AWS

My client is currently recruiting for a UI Developer on a permanent basis in Knutsford. The UI Developer will be responsible for developing strategic platforms and integrated components to support a public cloud service with focus on the design of UIs and improving User Experience. As the UI Developer you will developer modern, interactive and responsive websites using a frameworks such as React JS or Angular.

Responsibilities:

  • Advise colleagues on how to improve the user experience and look and feel of their UIs and comply with the companies branding and accessibility guidelines
  • Develop Cloud training portal (website to provide colleagues with ability to assess their cloud knowledge, training needs and application cloud readiness)
  • Support development of the company's website
  • Presenting solutions to senior leaders

Essential skills:

  • Experience of developing attractive, modern, interactive and responsive websites using a framework such as React JS, or Angular
  • Proficient in one or several object-oriented or functional programming languages
  • Experience using version control with GIT and developing as part of a team utilising pull request methodology
  • Experience of Agile software delivery
  • Good familiarity with Linux
  • Must have good communication skills and possess the ability to describe and communicate abstract concepts.
  • Experience and understanding of testing code at all stages of development and knowledge of testing methodologies and frameworks.
  • Understanding the concepts and approaches to unit, integration and system testing and experience in appropriate frameworks to achieve these
  • Knowledge and understanding of CI/CD processes, concepts and benefits. Understand benefit of fully-automated deployments, immutable artefacts, release toggles.
  • Knowledge of TDD and BDD practices

Highly desirable:

  • Understanding of Cloud architectures
  • Experience / Certification on AWS platform
  • Amazon Web Services experience
  • A quick on-the-uptake problem solver
  • Eagerness to learn new technologies

If the role is of interest please submit your CV in the first instance.

UI Developer - Agile / TDD / BDD / Cloud / AWS

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