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Mid -Weight Developer

Mid -Weight Developer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Retail

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gerrard Samuel

  • Contact email:

    gsamuel@venquis.com

  • Salary high:

    50000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    BBBH11990_1580192323

  • Published:

    seit 2 Monaten

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

This role is the perfect opportunity for a mid weight developer looking to expand their knowledge and experience in retail eCommerce. The successful candidate will be joining a growing development team and working with junior and senior developers to build and improve the performance and functionality of their website.

Developing on Salesforce Commerce Cloud (Demandware), the ideal candidate will have very strong development skills, paired with a good understanding of the wider development stack.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working predominantly in Javascript but also utilizing Salesforce Commerce Cloud's built in scripts, pipelines and controllers to build components for the website
  • Identify user and system requirements for new website feature
  • Create engaging and highly functional features
  • Develop, prototype and optimize existing and new features
  • Resolve cross-browser issues and bugs
  • Review other team members code in PR's
  • Write functional tests and debug code
  • Propose UX/UI improvements with best practice in mind

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience in building components across different devices and browsers
  • Very strong programming skills with a logical and creative approach to problem solving
  • Excellent experience writing Vanilla Javascript
  • Understands and has built modern MVC frameworks
  • Passionate about writing clean semantic code
  • Strong knowledge of Git
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of UI/UX
  • Knowledge of best practices, usability and awareness of web standards
  • Previous experience working with an Ecommerce Content Management System
  • Work experience as a Junior or Mid-Level Web Developer
  • Expertise in at least one programming language, preferably Javascript
  • Knowledge of Java and working with pipelines or controllers to manipulate and pass data to the front-end
  • Complete knowledge of HTML/SCSS, in particular dynamic HTML
  • Experience with mockup and UI prototyping tools
  • Understanding of security practices
  • Familiarity with network diagnostics tools
  • Previous experience working in Agile, within a scrum team
  • Previous experience using Jira or equivalent tool

ADVANTAGEOUS

  • Previous experience of working with system integrators/back-end developers
  • Any prior knowledge of Salesforce Commerce Cloud would be very advantageous

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Desire to expand knowledge of the full development stack including backend technologies
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Good commercial awareness
  • Being able to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work from your own initiative and be self-motivated
  • Understanding the business requirements and commercial performance
  • Understanding how the role impacts the wider business performance
  • Excellent prioritisation, organisation and time management skills
  • Interest in new technologies/developments, and forthcoming trends