Menu

Your New Challenge
begins here

Browse a selection of current vacancies below.

If you do not see quite what you're looking for here, but like our approach and want to discuss your career opportunities with one of our experienced consultants, then please send us your CV.

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