Front End Developer

Full Time Hampshire IT Job Pro UK

Our core business is the distribution of products and services from the world’s leading and emerging technology companies. Some 1,400 of them. Many of them such as Samsung, Microsoft, Dell EMC and Google are well-known and respected brands. We sell and distribute their products, solutions and services through a network of more than 50,000 resellers and retailers, globally, who in turn sell these to consumers, small businesses and large corporations. We specialise in a number of technology areas including: consumer, mobile, business, AV, enterprise and IT supplies.
What we do
Our core business is the distribution of products and services from the world’s leading and emerging technology companies. Some 1,400 of them. Many of them such as Samsung, Microsoft, Dell EMC and Google are well-known and respected brands. We sell and distribute their products, solutions and services through a network of more than 50,000 resellers and retailers, globally, who in turn sell these to consumers, small businesses and large corporations. We specialise in a number of technology areas including: consumer, mobile, business, AV, enterprise and IT supplies.

Purpose of the role
To deliver continuous value to customers and the business in a sustainable, quality driven environment. Evolve our software code base, tools and agile processes, to more efficiently identify and satisfy the ever-changing demands of our customers and business needs through a combination of coding and review. Identify changes to tools, systems and adjust the way we interact with our customers, whether they be internal or external.

Key Responsibilities
As a Front-End Developer, you will combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works, ensuring that all systems adhere to the agreed software development procedures and coding standards.

Application development includes the creation of front-end user interfaces, middle tier and database layers, as well as the maintenance, troubleshooting, and small enhancements of legacy applications.

Reporting into the Developer – Team Leader, this is an important role within the IT department, giving the holder the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the organisation.

To be successful in the role this will require:
* An energetic ‘self-starter’ with the ability to take ownership and be accountable for your deliverables.
* Seeks and engages in continued learning of Agile practices and principles, ensuring that development technologies and best practices methodologies are adopted and applied within the scope of the project.
* Build elegant, robust, and reliable solutions for complex technical problems.
* Leverage your understanding of coding best practices, including topics like secure coding, testing paradigms, effective peer code reviews, logging, and resilient architecture patterns, to ensure that our code is clean and complies with adopted coding practices.
* Managing your time, to ensure that deadlines are met.
* Demonstrate a strong awareness of and commitment to Ethics and Compliance and the DCC Group Code of Conduct.

Skills and Experience Required
* Proven technical skills as an OO / MVC developer, working within an industry standard Framework.
* Adept at producing fully responsive applications within a multitude of environments using modern up-to-date techniques, whilst still being able to support legacy systems and platforms.
* The ability to manage your time, meeting goals to ensure all work is completed on time, to the standards as set by the development procedures.
* Demonstrate an understanding of software patterns, software modelling, secure programming principles, test-driven development or another unit testing methodology, and code standards compliance.
* Ability to work within a team to translate requirements into technical designs within an Agile environment.
* Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
* Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

What’s in it for you
It’s important to us that our people love what they do and in turn we put together a benefits package that rewards a job well done. We’ll give you:
* 23 days holiday from start increasing up to a maximum of 27 days with length of service
* Private medical insurance
* Access to a Cash plan provided by Healthshield
* Income protection scheme (including access to a wellness early intervention scheme)
* Access to cycle to work scheme
* Employee assistance programme
* Death in service
* Holiday purchase scheme
* Loyalty award at key service milestones
* Enhanced, Maternity, Shared Parental, Paternity and Adoption pay 

We value diversity and inclusion and champion a culture where everyone feels valued, included and celebrated. We’re open to conversations about flexible working. If it’s right for our customers, our business and for you then we’ll do what we can to support it

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