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105284 - Front End Developer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 13/08/2019
Job Reference: 105284
Contact Name: Karl Lippett
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Job Description

Front End Developer - Galway - 105284
Front End Developer

Our client, a technology company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Software Engineer - Front End for their site.

Duties and Responsibilities:

o Participate as a team member in agile deliveries (Scrum)
o Promote and adhere to agile engineering practices and standards
o Participate in and champion a disciplined software engineering culture, with a keen focus on quality
o Support and collaborate with fellow team members, Scrum Masters and Product Owner o Understand the technical and business environment within Pivot

Primary Skills, Knowledge, Aptitudes: (Essential)

o Proficient with each of the following (or similar where applicable): CSS, JavaScript, ES6,
ReactJS, Jest, React-Testing-Library, AngularJS, JQuery, Bootstrap, NPM, Gulp, Webpack or Parcel, ASP.NET Razor
o Appreciation of agile principles and proven experience with Scrum deliveries o Enthusiasm for new technologies and modern software engineering practices o Experience of delivering and supporting large enterprise software applications o Proven interest in learning new technologies and methodologies

o Track record of working with a geographically diverse team of technical and business stakeholders

o Experience using GIT

o Bachelors or Master’s Degree in computer science or related discipline

Secondary Skills, Knowledge, Aptitudes: (Desirable)

o Some SASS knowledge desirable o Some web design ability desirable o Some UX design ability desirable o Agile certification

o Understanding of production support processes

For further information on this Front End Software Engineer role in Galway please contact Karl on 086 1070950 /

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