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Senior Front End Developer

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Recruiter: Sky
Listed on: 9th February
Location: Isleworth, London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.

"Join a talented team of developers and automation testers working on the Sky's award-winning Sky Q products, such as the Sky Q user interface and the Sky Go apps.

We are expanding the team to work on exciting new projects and platforms and are creating new systems and features that make using them a great customer experience. This could include streaming various content types, set up and control of devices, analytics" - Scrum Master

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

- Develop high quality, testable and performant software using agile practices.

- Help the team choose the best solutions and technologies for the task in hand.

- Be participating in the full software life-cycle, including support and continuous integration.

- Assist analysts and business partners in shaping, estimating and planning new requirements.

- Own, troubleshoot and resolve code defects

- Mentor and coach junior members of the team

WHAT YOU'LL BRING:

- At least 2-3 years developing production-grade front end applications with TypeScript and ReactJS.

- Experience with CSS, SASS or LESS and have built applications with a responsive web design

- Have extensive knowledge of state management libraries such as Redux, Flux and Mobx.

- Have a proven track record writing tests with Javascript testing libraries, such as Jest, Chai, Mocha, Jasmine and Enzyme, ideally following a Test Driven Development methodology.

- Have used revision control system such as git, svn or GitHub

- Have experience with build management and CI systems such as Jenkins, Teamcity, Circleci, Travis, bamboo etc

- Must be able to write high quality, elegant and clean code.

- Experience of taking a senior or lead role on the development of complex frontend applications, that are highly robust, transactional and performant.

- Ability to provide technical leadership, mentoring and coaching internally.

- Experience with Docker or Kubernetes would be an advantage

Group Product: We're the team behind the infamous Sky products line-up. From Sky+ to Sky Q. From hardware and software to intricate design. Could you help us turn an idea into the next big thing? As a team, we're collaborative, empowered and innovative - together, we're proud that everyone's favourite Sky products are #MadeByUs.

THE REWARDS:
There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

- Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place

- A generous pension package

- Private healthcare

- Discounted mobile and broadband

WHERE YOU'LL WORK:

OSTERLEY:
Our Osterley campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Chiswick Park, Gunnersbury, Acton Town and Ealing Broadway tube stations. There's also plenty of parking, bike shelters and showers.

On campus you'll find six subsidised restaurants and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.

INCLUSION:

Recognised as an ‘Inclusive Top 50 Employer' and a ‘Times Top 50 Employer for Women', we're working hard to ensure we're a truly inclusive place to work. This means we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and the potential you'll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, So we're happy to discuss flexible working.

And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.

WHY WAIT?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.

Just so you know: if your application is successful, we'll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.

#LI-Tech

Contact Name: Sky
Reference: TJ/8480/52953
Job ID: 2896226



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