Front-End Web Developer – Sales

The Role

We are seeking a Front-End Web Developer to help drive the creation of market leading software in the financial services sector. You will be required to understand and translate the business requirements for potential clients and be passionate about creating the best demonstrations possible, to show potential clients the experience expected for their end users.

Your role will be critical across the sales and marketing teams to build sales demo’s\prototypes and optimizing new and existing internal and customer solution implementations, to ensure best in class customer experience and performance.

You will be a key part of a growing team of Front-End Developers.

The Company

ieDigital provides financial service organizations with the ability to transform their digital customer experience. We do this through Interact, our powerful software platform, whose prebuilt components enable our clients to quickly deliver customized solutions to market.

By integrating into any core banking system and fintech ecosystem, we combine the functionality to improve the customer experience, accelerate growth, optimize cost efficiency and manage risk.

We are the chosen partner to four of the UK’s five largest banks, and have deployed Interact in 28 countries. We were recognized as one of the world’s “most significant providers” in the Q3 2017 Forrester Wave for Digital Banking Engagement Platforms, offering “a well-defined Digital Banking Platform that supports Corporate Banking, Private Banking and excels in Retail Banking”.

ieDigital is privately owned and has more than 120 employees. Our head office can be found on the London riverside, with further offices in Frankfurt, Dubai and Sydney.

For more information visit www.ieDigital.com.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review designs created by UX designers; ask any necessary clarifying questions before starting on work
  • Write code to implement those visual elements into various web applications
  • Create prototypes, mock-ups, and staging sites for review and feedback
  • Optimize sites for maximum speed and scalability across web and mobile
  • Maintain websites and implement any necessary additions or enhancements
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Identify and troubleshoot various website issues and coding problems
  • Collaborate with members of project teams (including UX designers and back-end developers) to consistently improve functionality and user-friendliness of the web applications
  • Maintain updated knowledge of the development industry and any advancements in technology
  • Meet tight deadlines as required

Skills & Experience

Essential – Technical

  • Strong relevant commercial experience in a front-end development role
  • A portfolio demonstrating implementation of great product experiences in either a B2C or B2B environment.
  • Understanding of the entire web development process, with an emphasis on front end design and development
  • Proven experience designing and implementing mobile first responsive web solutions
  • Understanding of Web Accessibility best practice & guidelines and able to code to AA standards
  • Strong capabilities in HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, SVG and font icon manipulation
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS, and compiling via grunt.
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including Angular JS
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser and device compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as SVN and Git

Essential – Non-Technical

  • Experience of working in a highly collaborative, Agile environment
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills with a range of stakeholders across the business.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Comfortable presenting solutions to senior stakeholders and clients.
  • High attention to detail and quality oriented

Preferred

  • Understanding of web site deployment technologies
  • Skills in MVC and NuGet\Other package managers
  • Basic understanding of React
  • Basic understanding of NodeJS

The Benefits

  • Competitive salary based on your skills and experience.
  • Holidays: 25 working days plus 8 statutory holidays.
  • Company pension: The company contributes 4% of your basic salary once you have completed three months’ employment. If you wish, you may join sooner and make your own salary sacrifice contributions.
  • Life assurance: Pays a sum equivalent to four times your basic salary.
  • Health plan: On commencement of employment with the company, you are eligible to join the company’s private health plan.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Shower facilities.
  • Eye-care vouchers.
  • Access to amazing discounts such as Tastecard, cinema tickets, holidays and more.
  • Free fruit.
  • Regular social activities and events.
  • Great location overlooking the River Thames.

The Location

Kingston upon Thames, London

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