Senior Frontend Developer

Remote

Closing Date: 30 June 2021

Posted: 26 May 2021

If you’re ambitious and passionate about Frontend Development and are looking for an opportunity to put your stamp on the field with our well-established team, please keep reading…

A Senior Frontend Developer will…

  • Have a burning passion for Frontend development and technologies
  • Understand the importance of the FE and how it sets the tone for the rest of the users interaction with that client.
  • Understand the importance of page speed and delivering performance rich developments.
  • Be client facing, responsible for presenting your work, taking feedback
  • Assist and develop our internal projects
  • Provide feedback and advice for our clients
  • Work collaboratively with the rest of our team and clients
  • Work with the project management team
  • Assist in the writing functional specifications
  • Advise development of designs with the design team
  • Ensure that all deadlines on the project plan are met
  • Deliver high-quality project work and support the evolution of best practice and standards
  • Critique and helping to guide our clients to the best solutions
  • Provide actionable feedback to other members of the team on quality, best practice and technology
  • Design and deliver visual elements to the highest standard
  • Take and understand direction from others
  • Present, explain and justify the implementation of client solutions
  • Build and manage relationships with internal teams and clients
  • Be an active, motivated and inspired member of the team
Culture at AYKO
Culture at AYKO

Our Ideal Candidate will have…

  • A keen interest to solve new and existing problems
  • Enthusiasm and interest in FE development in general, from design to fruition.
  • The technologies involved and new ones that are on their way.
  • The ability to adapt quickly to situations
  • The ability to perform under pressure

Other Desirable Skills…

  • eCommerce exposure
  • Exposure to web applications
  • VueStorefront experience
  • Nuxt.js & Vue.js experience
  • PHP, MySQL, JS, Git experience
  • Knowledge of PHPStorm/WebStorm/Visual Studio Code
  • Awareness of ticketing systems such as Jira
  • Magento 1 and/or 2 exposure
  • Jest

Technologies / Frameworks used at AYKO…

Platforms

  • VueStorefront 1 and 2
  • Bespoke Nuxt.js and Vue.js applications
  • Vue.js/Laravel
  • Shopify
  • BigCommerce
  • WordPress
  • Akeneo
  • Magento 1
  • Magento 2

Technology Stack

  • Ubuntu
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • NGINX
  • Redis
  • Varnish
  • RabbitMQ
  • MySQL/Percona
  • XtraDB/MariaDB
  • Elasticsearch
  • AWS
  • DigitalOcean

CI/CD

  • Gitlab CI/CD

Quality & Standards

  • PHP Stan
  • PHP CS
  • PHP Lint
  • Phan
  • etc…

Debugging

  • Xdebug
  • PHPSpy
  • Blackfire

UX/UI Tools

  • Sketch
  • Invision

Languages

  • PHP 7 and 8
  • Bash
  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript

Frameworks

  • Symfony 4.x
  • Zend

Testing

  • PHPUnit
  • Magento Testing Framework (MTF)
  • Selenium
  • TestPad
  • GhostInspector
  • Gherkin/Cucumber

Monitoring/Alerts

  • New Relic
  • Zabbix
  • Pager Duty

Local Environment

  • Ubuntu (custom build) or MacOS
  • PhpStorm
  • Docker

Communication

  • Slack
  • Gmail
  • Jira
  • Google Hangouts/Meet
  • Zoom

The Perks

Birthday Cake

Cake on your birthday

Remote Working

Remote First Working

Cycle

Cycle to work schemes

Box

Regular Surprise Boxes

Calendar

Extra Day's Holiday each year worked

Note

Twice-yearly appraisals

Social

Social Events

Burger

Team Lunches

Pension

Pension Scheme

Holiday

22 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Care

Childcare & Eyecare Vouchers

Clock

Flexible Working Hours

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