Angular Engineer

Job type: Contract
Salary: Up to £350 daily rate
Job ref: DS025
Published: about 1 month ago

Angular Engineer (3 month contract) – Remote – Up to £350 per day

This is an excellent opportunity to join this leading global data & measurement-driven media agency whose mission is to make brands more valuable to the world!

As a Front-End Developer, you will work with a dedicated team to build captivating online experiences with a strong focus on quality and creating value for clients.

You’ll work with a team of developers using open source technologies, tools and delivery approaches to rapidly design and build. Their philosophy of continuous improvement means all team members are committed to play and reinvent the way they work, encouraging everyone to grow and improve their skills.

Angular Engineer’s responsibilities:

·        Ensure all tasks are completed as planned and executed to the highest level of quality and efficiency

·        Be an active contributor to the Engineering Chapter - attend Chapter sessions, contribute to the discussions and share ideas

·        Work collaboratively with the Design and Product practices. Ensure all new UX / Design brief is fully understood, technically assessed and signed-off for your project before development

·        Provide accurate estimates on requirements

·        Produce clean, efficient, tested code

To be successful as their new Angular Engineer, you must have:

·        Minimum 3 year experience in OOP in Javascript (or Typescript)

·        2nd generation Angular (6+) in a Production app

·        Minimum 3 years’ experience HTML5, CSS and CSS preprocessors (Sass or Less)

·        Minimum 2 year experience using TDD and BDD approaches with frameworks like

·        Cypress, Jasmine, Mocha or Chai with Protractor and Karma

·        Package managers (NPM or Yarn)

·        Webpack, Gulp or Grunt

·        Version control using Git (or Mercurial) with Github or GitLab

·        Web development with API-feed data

·        Cross browser compatibility

·        JavaScript without frameworks

·        Progressive Web Apps (PWA)

·        Using style / brand guides

·        Working with designers (graphic and UX)

·        Great interpersonal skills; able to communicate at all levels of seniority and levels of technical understanding

·        Attention to detail and producing pixel perfect implementation of designs

·        A strong work ethic and able to work in a busy environment

·        Strong sense of UX from a coding perspective

Knowledge:

·        Web Accessibility (specifically WAI-ARIA)

·        Working in a CI / CD environment

·        Atomic or material design

·        Agile / Scrum

·        Understanding of coding standards and conventions

·        Documentation

·        Familiarity with OpenAPI

·        Familiarity with React, Node.js, Python and Go

·        HATEOAS / Hypermedia APIs

If you’re looking for a freelance/contract opportunity to work with a forward-thinking agency on a remote basis as their next Angular Engineer, get in touch quoting DS025