Lead Front End Developer (REMOTE)

Full Time West Midlands (County) IT Job Pro UK

ITG is an industry leader in SAAS and web-based solutions in the marketing space, supporting some of the biggest organisations across the UK and Europe.

We're now on the lookout for a Lead Front End Developer, someone commercially experienced with the desire and drive to produce the very best work possible.

You are a superstar communicator who is able to thrive in a challenging, ever changing, hands-on environment in which the only way to succeed is to collaborate with the cross functional teams around you!

Projects will range from working on main brand websites with huge amounts of multi-lingual content, through to smaller one-off projects such as marketing micro-sites. You will also be involved in delivering a wide range of web-based projects along with our digital creative teams including the creation of mobile and web applications.

Key Responsibilities:

Working as part of cross functional teams whilst providing technical leadership
Be an active member of the development team, specialising in Front End Development but also working on projects using technologies with which you may be unfamiliar with
Be responsible for estimating development effort on projects
Help define and execute the development strategy
Conduct code reviews to ensure quality standards are upheld
Work closely with account directors, creative, and the client directly to ensure projects are delivered on time
Mentor and develop other members of the team
Implement and improve working practices
Identify and research emerging market trends to ensure you are always on top of your gameKeywords: Front End Developer | Lead Front end | Developer | JavaScript | Agile | Development | HTML | CSS | jQuery | React | Redux | ES6 | GIT | Leadership | Management | Automotive | Mentor | Web Development | Client Relationship | Strategy | Coding | Micro-sites | Mobile Applications | Web Applications

Essential Skills

Strong knowledge and experience of JavaScript, jQuery, React, Redux, and ES6
Experience of working within an agile environment
At least five years' development experience
Proven ability to deliver a wide range of projects, large and small
Knowledge of Test-Driven Development
Strong HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (in particular, jQuery)
Strong knowledge of software development practices, processes and theories, especially around Agile Development Principles

Desirable Skills

Knowledge of development frameworks other than the one you are expert in
Team leadership and mentoring experience
Responsive design and development
Good client experience
Experience in the automotive industry
Knowledge of at least one Java MVC Web development (ideally SpringMVC, alternatively Java MVC frameworks, or alternatively Struts or Struts 2)

About Company

We are Team ITG.

We make collaboration happen. We simplify the complicated. We automate the tedious. We create the beautiful.

Over the last decade we've grown a lot – new people, new technology and lots of brilliant new clients. We're a tech-led marketing business on a mission. A mission to liberate marketers. How? With a blend of our cutting-edge tech-stack, our dedicated team of over 1,000 marketers, fanatical customer service and a passion to help everyone be their creative best…

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