Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead

Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead

  • Location

    South West London, London

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + private healthcare

  • Contact:

    Katie Parker

  • Contact email:

    katiep@eligo.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    J2105889_1554886416

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead (Angular / React)

Job Description

As Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead, you will be providing solutions to some of the world's most recognisable brands such as Microsoft, Samsung, Vodafone and more. This company are breaking boundaries with technology in order to improve the customer experience for millions. They are rapidly growing and completely self-funded company producing state of the art, multi-channel products for their customers.

The business is profitable and secure with a lot of big customers - so if you enjoy seeing the impact of your work, you will see the impact straight away in this role, with thousands of jobs based on using this product globally, with over 2 million users every month.

This is a really exciting and challenging role for a Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead as this is a critical and integral hire. The rest of the Front-End Development team will be built and scaled around you and you will have ownership and autonomy over this.

As Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead, you will be responsible for building the architecture, utilising new technologies and modern frameworks (including React and Angular) to make this product even more desirable and functional. You will be involved with a massive rebuild of their product, architecting the whole front end, shaping the future of the underlying product framework and internal processes, as well as the building of new features and modules.

This role isn't for the faint hearted and only will appeal to those looking to be challenged.

Responsibilities as Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead:

  • Building of new features and modules
  • Shape the future of the underlying product framework and internal processes (code reviews, deployment etc)
  • Collaboration on feature planning
  • Real input on direction of the product and company as a whole
  • Be the go-to developer for front end specific knowledge as well as helping out wherever possible

Required experience as Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead:

  • Experience building Single Page Applications using modern JavaScript frameworks (Angular, React, Vue or Node)
  • Exceptional experience working on software products
  • Experience building data-intensive applications
  • A desire to venture into the unknown and leverage new technologies on the market
  • Exceptional knowledge of software architecture and underlying software principles
  • Fast learner with strong intuition
  • Be able to work autonomously and work together when necessary
  • Desirable: TypeScript

Perks:

  • Supportive and creative environment
  • Adjustable standing desks
  • Easy to get to with national rail and district lines
  • Company server hosting for side projects, books, conferences and anything else for self-improvement!
  • Any equipment with two 4K monitors
  • Varied work on a variety of products
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Private healthcare, fantastic pension, discounted gym membership

So, what are you waiting for? If this role of Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead sounds like the challenge you have been waiting for then get in touch today. Be part of something that is really going places.

Apply now to this Front-End Architect / Front-End Development Lead role!