Lead Front-End Engineer
Our Client are hiring a Lead Front-End Engineer with exceptional technical skills and experience of leading a team of engineers to deliver high quality, robust software solutions for all of their users.
What the client are doing:
They have a number of projects in the pipeline and need someone who has tried and tested the latest technologies and tools and can lead the way and make key decisions about the ones we should be using and why. It's the opportunity to have a lasting impact on the platform and a positive impact on the team and the wider engineering department.
The existing platform is primarily PHP/Nginx/MySQL
Ideally you will:
-Have extensive experience of delivering extremely high quality software solutions and will contribute to multiple technologies and product lines across the company.
-You will be actively involved in architecture and process improvements and will be expected to propose well thought out, viable options for ongoing advancements of the platform.
- Have a deep understanding of the impact that decisions and choices in direction have on other teams in engineering is crucial.
- You will also be responsible for influencing and mentoring a team of engineers as well as encouraging them to pursue opportunities for personal development.
Tools and stack:
·Development and use of JSON and Restful APIs.
·Gulp, Webpack or other build tools.
·Basic knowledge of Git version control.
·Cross browser and device development and testing.