Front End Developer / Auckland / $90 - $115k

  • Auckland
  • $90 - $115k

Are you a driven and talented Front End Developer or Full-stack Developer and looking for a fresh start in 2019?

Keen to work for a company that will really help drive your career forward?

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

Ideally, this candidate will have 5 years’ + experience in Front End or Full-stack development, with expert knowledge across Javascript, HTML5 and CSS3 and a good knowledge of JS unit testing frameworks. They will have the ability to confidently translate client briefs into strategies and requirements for the team and when required.

As an integral part of a busy team, 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 are calm under pressure. They take pride in their work, are a confident communicator and aren't afraid to think outside immediate deliverables or the current or comfortable tech stack for the BEST solution.

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

Required Experience:

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

Required Skills:

Can work with Git, continuous integration, continuous deployment
Confident working with Back End and Full Stack team members to create integrated solutions
Experience with deploying solutions to live environments
Experience developing for API-driven solutions
Experience developing for mobile first / responsive (both Android and iOS)
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 Penny and The Pond agents help you realise your market value and future career potential.

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