Front End Developer - Bidlogix

Digital, Media & Technology

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 12/05/2017

Based in Brighton’s “Old Town” just off the sea front in the city center and the heart of Brighton’s tech community, Bidlogix is a small team of skilled developers creating industry-leading online, real-time auction and asset management software for both UK based and international clients. Using an agile methodology the team works and adapts quickly to clients needs but always with a view to our long term goals and success.

Job Description:

The role requires working on javascript and css development using frameworks and technologies such as bootstrap, backbone, marionette and less css preprocessor to create cutting edge single page web applications. A contribution to design and user-experience ideas will also be expected.

The successful candidate will work within a multidisciplinary team using agile methodologies, project tools such as jira and test frameworks such as selenium.

Skills Range:
  • Exceptional HTML, CSS and JavaScript development skills
  • Experience using jQuery
  • An excellent understanding of all desktop & mobile browsers and cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Experience using Git or other version control systems
  • A good understanding of web design and ability to discuss design issues intelligently
  • Demonstrable ability to quickly learn new skills and to keep up to date with the rapid progress of front-end development methodologies
  • Experience with issue tracking using JIRA or other issue tracking software
  • Ability to apply modern development practices such a Responsive Web Design, Progressive Enhancement, and Atomic/Modular Design

Desirable Skills

  • An understanding of the principles of user experience
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of single page web application and API development
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An excellent understanding of standard web architecture
  • Experience with Backbone and Marionette
  • Knowledge of Less CSS preprocessors
  • Experience working using Agile or a similar methodology
  • Experience with the Selenium automated test tool
  • Experience with the Eclipse IDE

Other Skills

  • Some experience with the Java programming language
  • Experience with the Selenium automated test tool
  • An understanding of Hudson and Ant automation tools
  • Experience with multiple operating systems, especially Debian or Ubuntu
  • Knowledge of Perl and Bash scripting
Key Area: Programming/Developer 15-1131.00Programming/Developer
Salary: 35-50K depending on experience
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

Our package includes - Pension scheme - Private health cover


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