Principal Front End Developer / JavaScript


Take the reins on a new project and influence and impact the companies product portfolio. You'll also guide & mentor other Engineers in the team.

  • Cremorne / Richmond
  • Flexible Working Environment
  • High End Salary + Benefits
The company: 

A small, but high performing team with several high traffic sites, and other tech / digital platforms that several a specialist market, with this company being a main player in the industry. Based out of a modern work space in Melbourne's Tech & Creative hub, Cremorne, they offer work from home flexibility, regular social events, hack-days and all the free fruit & snackery you can poke a stick at. 

The role:

A fantastic opportunity exists for an experienced developer, with a focus on front end development, to join the team. Working as Front End Practice Lead, you will be responsible for the creation, enhancement and maintenance of a host of new products to deliver, as well as maintaining existing software and staying on top of technical debt. At a high-level, you will: 
  • Develop and implement new business systems & features.
  • Develop technical specifications based on analysis of business and functional requirements
  • Write and maintain documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes and corrections
  • Produce well structured programs/designs, which comply with documented coding standards
About you:
  • Sound development experience using modern technologies and languages as well as excellent experience with Javascript, particularly React.js
  • The ideal candidate will also have a strong knowledge of software design patterns, testing frameworks and best practices in software development
  • Previous experience working within an agile environment is also highly regarded
The stack (for now): 
  • JavaScript / ES6+
  • React.js / Redux
  • TypeScript
  • HTML5/CSS3
  • Webpack
  • Git / Github
  • CI / CD
  • Agile / JIRA
  • Unit Testing / JEST
  • AWS or Azure (bonus)
  • Node.js (bonus)
  • Microservices (bonus)
  • Containerisation / Docker + Kubernetes (bonus) 
Please call Michael Boyd on 0423 950 360 for more information about the role, company & team in more detail. Shortlisting this role ASAP, with the aim of having interviews take place over the next week.