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Senior JavaScript Developer - SH6030SC

Job Title: Senior JavaScript Developer

Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + excellent package

Location: Scotland, Edinburgh

Recruiter: Stefanie Corlay

Industry: IT

Job Reference: SH6030SC

Senior JavaScript Developer - React, Node.js, Java, OO, Spring, MVC, Git

A rare career opportunity to become a Senior JavaScript Developer for a leading and forward thinking Financial Services Company in Edinburgh. This is a great career move for any ambitious JavaScript Developer with strong React and Node.js experience looking to make a wide-ranging and long-lasting impact in an organisation that is very ambitious and determined to change the face of banking. Its a permanent opportunity paying up to £70,000 basic salary + bonus + excellent package.

Digital Development has an approach rooted in XP/Agile thinking:

* XP/Agile methods, Agile planning and estimation;
* Test-Driven Development, pair programming;
* Specification By Example;
* Strong grasp of OO design and patterns;
* Continuous Integration and effective use of DVCS systems such as Git;

A little more information about the role:

* You will join a team of exceptional Developers - inclusive team that will provide you with all the support and mentoring needed.
* The company is going through an Agile transformation journey - exciting times ahead.
* You will have a voice, the possibility to influence and challenge the current processes in place.

The role responsibilities include:

* Coaching and mentoring less experienced developers, sharing knowledge through constructive code reviews and pair programming;
* Evolve the design of the solution as the requirements and technical landscape changes;
* Adapt development approach as projects evolve, continuously improving processes and practices;
* Actively look for emerging technologies and development approaches that can help our software development effort;
* Build a technical specialism in one or more development platforms, while at the same time keeping a broad view of our technologies and languages;

Specific skills & experience required:

* Development of RESTful web services;
* A strong grasp of OO design, patterns and principles;
* Experience with test-driven development, and background in multiple developer test idioms;
* Component development using libraries such as React;
* Server-side JavaScript development using Node.js, ideally with experience of enterprise deployment;

Experience in the following tooling: -

* React (with Flux/Redux);
* Modern Java server containers - Tomcat, JBoss - or frameworks for containerless deployment;
* Major Java frameworks - Spring Framework especially;
* Experience of MVC web frameworks, JSP and other template languages;
* Experience of DevOps automation and IaaS - ideally using Amazon EC2;
* Specification by Example using Cucumber or similar;
* Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery and Git;

If you are interested in the role, please send your CV or call 0131 560 2290