Front End Developer

Front End Developer

Job Title: Front End Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 897241_1618306464
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2021 10:34

Job Description

Our client is currently supporting and carrying out innovation in the domestic energy sector. Currently they are developing a solution that will allow homeowners with the opportunity to sign-up to be part of exciting trials of new and innovative energy products and services. Innovators in the energy sector will be able to use their solution to test their products and services in a real-world environment and obtain valuable feedback on the operation and consumer engagement with their ideas.

The project requires development and maintenance of features for multiple single page applications. An interface to allow homeowners to engage with and manage their involvement and an interface to allow innovators to operate and manage any trials they are running. Innovators may also require specific front ends to be developed to support specific propositions and trials.

The System Development team are also expanding their involvement across the business and require the ability to develop front end interfaces to support other projects. This could include the development of bespoke web pages, UI for modelling tools developed in-house or tools for interaction with data sets.
Key Responsibilities
*Work with project Stakeholders to develop the required User Experience by creating wire frames and mock-ups. This will include the development of new and existing features.
*Deliver production quality code for the agreed features for integration and test
*Support issue resolution as required
*Work with the Stakeholders to turn requirements in to a UI for the Living Lab applications.
*Work with back-end teams to agree the interface between front and back end applications. Develop high quality, maintainable front-end software, and back-end software when necessary, including testing and generation of documentation, to support ESC developed software.
*Investigate and resolve issues in new and existing software/features.
*Drive continuous improvement in software development processes and tools.

Key Skills
*Significant and demonstrable experience of developing robust front-end development with Angular 9 and above, and extensive knowledge of CSS, SASS and HTML.
*Experience of working with at least 1 database technology, SQL, ideally PostgreSQL and no-SQL databases, ideally MongoDB.
*Some experience of Java development, ideally with the Spring framework and Maven, and/or a willingness to learn.
*Experience of working in Agile/Scrum development teams.
*Experience of applying software principles, such as test-driven development, design patterns, coding standards, etc.
*Experience of using version control software, ideally Git and GitLab, as well as CI/CD software such as GitLab, Travis CI, Jenkins, etc.
Front End Software Developer
Location: Birmingham
Salary DOE £49,000 plus benefits
Key Skills Cloud, SQL, NOSQL, JAVA, JAVA8, Agile, Scrum

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a Permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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