Job Details: Senior Javascript Developer

Senior Javascript Developer

Job Specification

Job Title: Senior Javascript Developer
Ref: 5060
Location: Europe: London, UK
Salary: £500 – £580 per day
Sector: Engineering & Development
Type: Contract

Job Details

A major London-based broadcaster is currently looking to recruit a number of Senior Javascript Developers, with experience of React in a commercial environment, on initial 3-month contracts that have a strong likelihood of extension.

As a Senior Developer, you will join a highly experienced team, working on the development of cutting edge, highly scalable technologies that allow for the distribution of media-rich content to millions of users on a variety of platforms.

You will play a key part in influencing the technical direction, championing and coaching peers in best practice and assisting as a development lead. You will contribute to the development of high quality software, working in a cross-functional agile team using techniques including Test Driven Development (TDD).

To be considered for this position, it is essential that applicants have strong Javascript development skills including proven experience with React Javascript libraries in a commercial environment. Knowledge of a wide range of open source and commercial technologies is also important including Javascript frameworks; AngularJS, React, Node.js, as well as excellent HTML5 and CSS skills.

Additionally, experience in the development of high traffic, high availability websites, systems and desktop applications using Test Drive Development (TDD), Service Orientated Architecture (SOA), RESTful web services (JSON/XML) and web application architectures is also important as is experience with agile frameworks and practices.

Any experience of Behaviour Driven Development (BDD), Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) with Cucumber or similar, experience of web-based video technologies including VOD and linear streaming and large video or content management systems would be highly advantageous.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading household name broadcaster developing state of the art technologies.

To be considered for this contract please apply now for immediate consideration.

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,