Senior API Engineer

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    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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    Megan Moran

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    3 months ago

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Senior Front-End Developer
You as a Front End/UX Developer will be primarily responsible for crafting a user experience and building an engaging user interface for our customer facing applications.
You should have a real passion for usability, an eye for visual consistency, and a knack for reducing the complex to the bare essentials. You will be expected to prototype quickly and devote to production-level code as needed.


  • Proficient in CSS and Vanilla JS in the context of workflows and requirements
  • Well-versed in the fundamentals of visual and interactive design, with the ability to create solutions using web standards/semantic markup
  • Working knowledge of package managers and front-end build tools (NPM, Bower, Gulp, Grunt)
  • Experience with CSS3 and Less/Sass (ability to write mixings, partials, use source maps, etc)
  • Experience using and writing templates (Handlebars, Mustache, etc)
  • Possess and understanding of all major browsers and the special considerations required for all various quirks
  • Be a competent JavaScript programmer who doesn't need to rely on libraries to accomplish innovative interactions
  • Understanding of the interplay between JavaScript and HTML & CSS, with a focus on performance
  • Experience in web standards, semantic web, accessibility and SEO and the interplay between them.
  • Experience leading discussions regarding development approaches, creative implementations, pushing the envelope of technology, as well as experience mentoring junior developers and guiding technical teams.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping
  • Experience with UX and Responsive Design
  • Experience with Git and Github
  • Understanding of responsive web design and user-centered design practices.
  • Experience with CSS Preprocessors: Less, Sass, Stylus, or Rework

If this role sounds like a role you would be interested in please apply or send an email !