Front End Web Developer | £26K | Online Entertainment | Central London

Salary: £26,000 (per annum)
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Computing & IT, Internet & Digital Media

Started a few years ago and backed by a single billionaire investor, this company is operating in the fast-growing sports betting business. They specialise in creating branded and themed entertainment wrapped and rewards driven gaming experiences.

This is a full time role offering up to £26K pro-rata depending on your level of skills and experience.

Key responsibilities of the role:
Front end website manager
Creating a beautiful and functional web application which will be used by clients from every industry you can imagine
Liaising with the Senior Developer, Product Manager and company Directors on a daily basis
Researching and continually developing your understanding of the needs of the application and where we can improve
Analysing the usage of the system, doing usability tests, measuring results, keeping up-to-date on current market trends, listening to feedback from users and whatever else needs be to done to make the product increasingly successful
Demoing cool new stuff & celebrating successes with your team
Becoming better at what you do every day

What are your key candidate requirements for the role?
You will be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design. Ultimately, you should be able to create a functional and attractive digital environment for our product, ensuring great user experience.
A Computer Science Degree (or similar)
Eager to learn and use new technologies to fulfil the requirements of innovative features
Experience/knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Node.js and Ember
Familiarity with browser testing and debugging
In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
Experience with Elastic Search and MongoDB is a plus
Semantic UI experience is a plus

What are the perks of working for your company?

You will be joining a young team in the heart of Kings Cross, the hub of London's tech scene. A small team you will be given autonomy to realise and achieve your own work objectives and drive your own progress. The role is diverse and you will be frequently working on developing different areas within the business.