Javascript Developer (Remote) Solve interesting problems from home! at Purepoint (allows remote)


Job Description

Location: Remote 
Type: Contractor 
Compensation: £4,500 - £5,400 ($5,900 - $7,100) per month, experience based


We are looking for a Javascript Engineer to lead the rebuilding the javascript layer of our e-commerce platform. We specialise in building bespoke software for global businesses. We are remote-first by design and have a team of highly-skilled and multi-disciplined engineers. We are proponents of Agile methodologies and our primary focus is to deliver exceptional value to our customers.


Currently, we are building applications across retail, energy, and IoT sectors. Our applications make life simpler; whether its processing millions of transactions or automating the smart home.


We are looking for a talented Engineer with a very strong Javascript background to join our ecommerce team. You should be used to working around modern javascript technologies such as Node, React, Angular, Vue etc.


This role is a full time contract position and you can work from wherever you want. Our remote-first team are spread across 14 different countries. Our HQ is based in London, UK and you are welcome to drop by to say hello!


Skills & Qualifications



  • MUST: Very strong Javascript background

  • MUST: Be proficient with associated frontend technologies (html5, css3, flexbox etc)

  • MUST: Experience performing in a team and working harmoniously with others

  • MUST: Native level written and spoken English

  • SHOULD HAVE: Experience working with different languages and technologies

  • SHOULD HAVE: Ability to navigate, understand, and reuse large existing codebases

  • SHOULD HAVE: A basic understanding of UI/UX design principles

  • SHOULD HAVE: Functional programming experience

  • SHOULD HAVE: Experience working with complex server-side design

  • BONUS: Have at least some native iOS or Android mobile application development experience


Responsibilities


This role is perfect for a candidate that not only enjoys development, but also wants to have input on the best approach and implementation method. On a typical day you will:



  • Work in dynamic squads in a team of 15+ skilled & enthusiastic React engineers

  • Morning stand-up with the team via video, a full structured development process

  • Have a direct input in application architecture decisions

  • Write efficient and testable code

  • Review PRs created by your fellow team members

  • Document your code concisely and clearly

  • Take part in regular retrospectives to improve the team process


Extra Perks



  • Join our Open Source Accelerator and get funding and support towards open source projects!

  • Work on applications used by millions of active users.

  • Opportunity to contribute to our new in-house machine learning project.


Benefits



  • Work remotely

  • Great compensation

  • Flexible holiday

  • Rewarding work on bleeding-edge technology

  • Career development - investment in your skills

  • Exceptional support network from your team members

Posted: 09 August, 2018


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