Job title: Senior Frontend Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Heslington, UK
Job published: 2022-04-21
Job ID: 32265
Contact name: Tom Jones
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Job Description

Senior Software Engineer (Frontend)


My client are an award winning provider of content, channel and platform security solutions for the sports, media and entertainment industries. The integrated security technologies and services serve a global client base which includes many of the world’s largest pay-TV broadcasters and OTT platforms. Headquartered in the UK, they are proud to be a trusted partner to broadcasters, operators and rights holders across the globe – including Sky, Premier League, Viacom CBS and Univision.

The stellar team develops, innovates and delivers our unique, single-source solutions to help our clients safeguard their content, and protect their profitability, brand and reputation. We’re an energetic, flexible company, committed to creating and deploying amazing solutions, designed and realised in a truly fulfilling team environment.

They are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Fullstack Software Engineer with experience of frontend web development in a cloud environment. You’ll have experience of working on diverse projects using web and hybrid applications, and all manner of frontend web development technologies and development tools. You understand RESTful APIs, using them in a frontend application to build applications that are responsive and performant.

What will your job look like? This role reports to the Engineering Manager.

The position requires individuals with strong commercial development experience in web development on the frontend especially, good responsive design, browser performance, design consistency and enthusiasm for technical challenges. The successful candidates will be expected to develop their skills in multiple, challenging technical areas to work as part of a rapidly growing technical organisation. You will be working as part of a team covering multiple web disciplines, to design, develop and deploy our next generation of web applications.

Key daily tasks involve:

• Working as part of a team on a large-scale application that supports services in use by major global media companies.

• Being responsible for the full development lifecycle, from design and prototype through development, testing, and deployment.

• Delivering to rapid timescales in a dynamic environment. • Working effectively with your colleagues to estimate and deliver issues, working

within teams that use Agile/Scrum methodologies. • Demonstrating drive and enthusiasm, innovating, working with minimal

direction, meeting requirements, and delivering to a high standard. Requirements

What you need to bring:

 • Strong commercial software development experience building large web applications with HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

• Experience in building applications with frontend JavaScript frameworks such as React and/or Vue.js.

• Knowledge of working with tools and frameworks that cover cross browser and device testing.