Overview

We’re Uber. We create digital strategies, content, and websites for the world’s biggest brands. We are a multi-faceted award winning agency looking for someone to help craft and define amazing digital experiences for a wide range of clients.

We don’t believe in mythical unicorns, just focused and capable individuals to build the expertise of the team. As our Senior Frontend Developer you’ll be working closely with the Technical Director and Senior Backend Engineer to develop engaging interactive products that people will love. You’ll have an eye for the finest details, know your SASS, and be as happy diving into well-documented code as you are developing your own.

You’re well versed in available Frontend frameworks and technologies, and can make calculated decisions about what to use based on the project at hand. You get excited by new architecture techniques and love the idea of developing highly functional, data-rich single page web applications with dynamic, JS-driven interfaces. Knowing tech like you do, you’re excited by the future of the web and what possibilities lie ahead with advances in technologies like Canvas, WebGL and SVG.

You’ll also relish working as part of a team— supporting the studio and simultaneously managing relationships with your colleagues and clients.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You have 3 – 5 years commercial experience as a Frontend Engineer/Developer and are hungry for more.
  • Experience building single page applications using technologies like React or Angular / Angular 2.
  • Experience working in a team developing highly functional, data-rich web applications with dynamic, JS-driven interfaces.
  • Strong experience with CSS (and preprocessors like Sass or LESS), RWD, HTML.
  • Experience with tools like Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, Babel.
  • Interest and knowledge in ES6+.
  • Clear understanding of how the DOM works in regards to rendering and performance.
  • Experience with Git & GitFlow tools.
  • Experience working with backend developers on the Integration of backend and frontend.
  • Drupal experience a bonus.
  • A love of design and UX and experience in working with designers and design tools (Photoshop, Sketch).
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, particularly the ability to communicate technical matters simply and clearly to non-technical colleagues.
  • Capability to rapidly understand and accurately assess project needs and propose suitable technical solutions.
  • Ability to work efficiently and iterate often to produce high-quality code.

Nice to haves’

  • Knowledge of Backbone.js & underscore.js
  • Knowledge or interest in learning Unity
  • Knowledge of Typescript
  • C# knowledge

BENEFITS

  • Work in a creative warehouse space in bustling Farringdon, near the culinary delights of Exmouth Market
  • A Mac/PC of your choosing and dual monitor setup should you wish
  • 20 days holiday plus the office is closed between Christmas and New Year
  • Join a dynamic, energetic team with regular lunches, weekly beers, Konditor and Cook Birthday cakes, and Summer Fridays.
  • A competitive salary and bonus scheme

Tagged as: angular, angular 2, CSS, HTML, javascript, JS, React, SASS