Front-end Developer (Revised) - Incrowd

Digital, Media & Technology

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 19/06/2017

InCrowd is a mobile-first sports marketing company, we produce mobile apps, software and insights for a variety of sports clubs and agencies worldwide. We work with multiple sports organisations to help them interact with their fan bases and grow commercial revenue streams. Our focus is on developing best in class technology to create fan engagement, sponsorship and data driven marketing opportunities to support our client’s objectives.

We have seen rapid growth in our short history and now have a team of 30 people based in Brighton (North Laine) and London (The Oval). In the last few months, we are proud to have been shortlisted for the BT Sports Industry Awards, Sports Technology Awards and Sports Business Awards.

Job Description:

This position has recently been revised due to an error on our part.

We are looking for a full-time Front-end developer to join our team. This is a rare opportunity to be a part of building a start-up agency into a major name in the sports industry.

The successful candidate will work within a friendly multidisciplinary team using agile methodologies, and be involved in the creation of new functionality (from initial estimation to final testing and delivery).

What we offer
We are a group of highly skilled individuals situated in two offices in Brighton and London and we have created a healthy, friendly, creative and relaxed environment. We work with many sports outfits, brands and agencies so the role will require travel to meet clients from time to time.

There are often sporting and team events you can join if you wish and we like to nurture and support each other – research groups, training and conference budgets are part of our culture.

 
Skills Range:

Skills

  • Exceptional HTML, CSS and advanced JavaScript development skills 
  • Experience of using frameworks such as Angular JS, Backbone, jQuery
  • Ability to apply modern development practices such a Responsive Web Design, Progressive Enhancement, and Atomic/Modular Design
  • An excellent understanding of all desktop & mobile browsers and cross-browser compatibility issues
  • An understanding of the principles of user experience
  • A good understanding of web design and ability to discuss design issues intelligently
  • Commitment to writing well-tested, robust, and peer-reviewed code
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrable ability to quickly learn new skills and to keep up to date with the rapid progress of front-end development methodologies

 

 
Person Specification:

Desirable Skills 

  • Knowledge of single page web application and API development 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • An excellent understanding of standard web architecture 
  • Experience using Git or other version control systems 
  • Experience working using Agile or a similar methodology 
  • Experience using test frameworks such as Selenium 
  • Experience with issue tracking using JIRA or other issue tracking software
 
Key Area: Programming/Developer 15-1131.00Programming/Developer
Salary: £28k+ depending on experience
Attendance: Full-Time
 
Additional Information:

**** NO AGENCIES ****

InCrowd Sports Ltd does not accept resumes from agencies. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or to InCrowd employees. InCrowd is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

 
 

No agencies please

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