Website GoalShaper

Lead Front End Architect
Company Name GoalShaper Company Location Southampton, England, United Kingdom

Do you want to help others to improve their productivity so that they can achieve their best selves, at work and also in life? Join us to collaborate with innovative machine learning experts within a flexible start-up environment?

At GoalShaper, we work with the very best people in the world and enable them to do their work through trust and flexibility. We live our values of the 360 view of life, acknowledging that our employees are at their best when they are also taking care of themselves physically, mentally and socially.

We work in a 100% remote model and have a diverse team with members across 3 continents, while still maintaining a small core team and start-up culture.

Benefits

• Competitive salary

• Southampton based offices for occasional meetings

• Innovative and exciting USA/UK start-up

• World class experts across all divisions of the team

Partnership with Surrey University
• Pension

About you

You will be/have:

• Minimum 6+ years’ experience and a passion for software solutions

• Strong communication skills

• Ability to translate product requirements into designs and code

• Always learning new techniques, skills and patterns related to front-end

• A team player. Able to work independently as well as guide and coach other developers

• UX Sensibility – you don’t have to be an expert, just be able to see things from the user’s perspective and understand what human-centred-design is

• UI Sensibility – you can appreciate the subtleties of visual design and how they can help the user and contribute to the overall experience

• Self-directed, flexible and comfortable to work fully remote

• Ability to work quickly and meet aggressive timelines

Skills

• Product development experience

• Some back-end experience

• Experience working with remote teams

• HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript

• Node JS, cloud-based databases

• Jira, gitHub or similar environments and tools

• Sass or similar pre-processor

• At least 1 modern web framework (e.g. React)

• Phone gap, Xamarin or similar

• A modern test framework

• Implementing accurate UIs

• Requirements gathering

• Solution architecting

• Security coding and understanding of code quality

• Accessibility coding

Bonus:

• AI concepts/experience

• TensorFlow

Responsibilities

• Quickly translate product concepts and requirements into prototypes

• Review and recommendations for the front-end architecture

• Ensure Code Quality through code reviews of new features

• Direct and coach remote development team

• Perform code reviews and provide recommendations

• Be a spokesperson for development within the product team

• Recommend and help to implement good software development life-cycle practices

• Writing robust test cases

• Checking for security vulnerabilities

• Optimising implementations

• Re-factoring for flexible and maintainable code

• Assist in defining functional and technical requirements

• Helping to ensure that WCAG 2.1 AA is being implemented in the project

• Create pattern libraries

• Implement front-end development workflows

Interview process:

• After the initial application screening, there will be:

• Technical interview

• Team fit interview

To apply for this job email your details to hi@gro.team.