Senior UI Engineer in London · Austin Fraser
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Senior Frontend Developer


£60,000 - £90,000

Are you a Senior Frontend Developer with UI experience looking for your next step up working for one of the world's leading digital agencies?

This world leading Wordpress digital agency is looking for a Senior Frontend Developer with UI experience to come on board and work on exciting projects with the company's enterprise-level accounts. The company has always been fully remote since inception, which has worked really well for them and this, coupled with the mounting success of the business, has allowed them to thrive during the current climate. They work with enterprise accounts with clients such as Google, Facebook and Twitter, and as a result, work on some really exciting projects with some of the world's leading businesses. As a Senior Frontend Developer, you will use your JavaScript, React and UI experience to build and design client-side projects. You will also have the opportunity to be involved in architecturing and leading these projects as well as mentoring more junior Developers within the team.

The role:

  • Building scalable applications client-side as well as keeping the design in mind for their enterprise-level clients using JavaScript and React
  • Taking a lead on projects and having an influence over architectural decision-making with a focus on performance optimisation and having best practice engineering in mind
  • Mentoring the developers within the team to boost overall performance
  • Focusing on enhancements and performance optimisation of multiple enterprise-level projects by writing well-designed and efficient code and having a hands on approach where needed
  • Taking a lead role in shaping technical direction and technical discussion in order to allow for continuous improvement
  • Prototyping interfaces to complete an experience in the browser
  • Visualising how static design should be coded and proactively flagging challenges as well as offering other solutions
  • Collaborating with designers

The candidate:

  • A long track-record of commercial experience building scalable web-based applications with JavaScript with at least 5 years of commercial UI engineering experience
  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript, React and UI
  • Exposure to Wordpress
  • Ideally you will have experience with Webpack of Gulp
  • Exceptional communication skills with internal and external stakeholders
  • Exposure to PHP is desirable but not essential
  • A collaborative and entrepreneurial mentality will allow you to take ownership of projects and ensure they are completed to a high standard
  • Experience using Git - you will also need to provide a Github

If this exciting opportunity to work as a Senior Frontend Developer at a leading digital agency sounds like your next position then click APPLY NOW!

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Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

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