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Front End Developer

Senior
  • Front End Developer
  • Auckland
  • $80k - $90k
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Live
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Role is with:

Anna Bethell Talent Agent

Front-End Developers strong in React and looking for a fresh start in 2019, step right up. 

We've got a one-off opportunity in a company that will really help drive your career forward. 

My client, a leading digital agency, is looking for a driven, organised and dynamic Senior Front-End Developer to join their growing team.. This candidate will be hands-on with strong experience designing and building solutions for diverse requirements across web and data.

This candidate will have 5 years’ + experience in Front End Development and be an expert across Javascript, HTML5 and CSS3. Good knowledge of JS unit testing frameworks is also key. They will have the ability to confidently translate client briefs into strategies and requirements for the team.

As an integral part of a busy team of about 12 developers, this candidate will be responsible for designing and building solutions for diverse requirements across web and data. They will be a true team player, solutions focused, eager to share knowledge and will remain calm under pressure. They take pride in their work and communicate confidently without being afraid to think outside immediate deliverables or the current/comfortable tech stack for the BEST solution. 

This role has loads of opportunity to further develop skills and experience as a developer. Growth opportunities and mentoring are readily available in this agency! 

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years’ experience
  • Proven Front-End Development experience
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript libraries and frameworks React & Angular 

Required Skills: 

  • Excellent knowledge of modern HTML/CSS/Javascript development including all the usual things, flexbox, CSS grid, responsive web design, SASS, LESS, Bootstrap and jQuery etc
  • Experience with either AngularJS, Vue or ReactJS, but our immediate plans are with React / Redux
  • Preferably with a PHP and Twig templates background
  • Experience developing efficient, well-structured web-based applications
  • Experience with Git, Sketch, Invision, maybe some Docker
  • We want someone to bring the fizz and sizzle to the UI/UX
  • Confident working in an Agile environment 
  • Ability to understand technology regardless of platform 
  • Ability to identify and integrate 3rd party services and frameworks to speed delivery, enhance the final solution and de-risk a project 

Desired skills:

  • Experience with .Net, Umbraco, Aure, NPM, Webpack, LESS, Sass is VERY advantageous 
  • Learn new technologies, be forward thinking and constantly evolve the companies offering  
  • Can apply proven design patterns to projects that are unfamiliar to you 

Required Qualifications:

  • Tertiary - degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering (preferred) 

Personality & Culture Fit:

  • Passionate about new technology
  • Likes to get stuck in and values quality and efficiency 
  • Pragmatic and able to adapt to a dynamic environment that is growing fast
  • Self-motivated
  • Great communication skills
  • Collaborative mind

Benefits:

  • Busy, growing, award-winning and dynamic workplace
  • Auckland CBD fringe location
  • Plenty of room for growth and mentoring 

Let Anna Bethell and The Pond agents help you realise your global market value and future career potential in New Zealand. Apply today, or get in touch for more information.

Please only apply if you have a valid NZ work visa.

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