Senior Front end Developer - Angular

Job Title: Senior Front end Developer - Angular
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £Very competitive
Start Date: 2020-02-24}
Reference: 05990TA4
Contact Name: Tony Allen
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2020 10:09

Job Description

We’re on the hunt for a talented Senior Front-end Developer with strong Angular (2+) skills. This is a fantastic opportunity for to join a well-established and growing digital marketing and tech agency with impressive new offices in the brilliant city of Bristol. Their continued growth means they need an Angular-experienced front-end web developer to join their dedicated team of developers, testers, digital designers and content editors. You’ll be working amazing brands to create industry-leading web applications. If you have 2 or more years experience with Angular 2+ and consider yourself a Senior Developer (or midweight ready for a step up) then we'd love to hear from you. 

The experience we need

Essentials (well, as many of these as possible would be great):

  • 6+ years of industry experience.
  • Some form of experience using Angular (2+) professionally as a bare minimum, and must be keen to develop these skills further.
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs.
  • HTML5.
  • CSS3 + SASS.
  • Git.
  • JavaScript (ECMA 6).
  • JSON.
  • Typescript.
  • Cross Browser / Platform / Device testing experience.
  • Strong knowledge of UI / UX / Design patterns and concepts.
  • Experience building responsive web sites.
  • Good working knowledge of content management systems, ideally Drupal.
  • WCAG 2.1 AA accessibility.

Bonus points for experience in…

  • Building web applications.
  • Ionic 2 App Framework.
  • Gulp / Grunt or similar.
  • Drupal, Headless Drupal.
  • NodeJS.
  • Express.
  • jQuery.
  • Angular:
  • CLI
  • Unit testing (Jasmine, Karma)
  • NGRX (Redux)
  • Animations
  • SSR (Angular Universal)
  • Multilingual Applications

Just as importantly, you’ll be a good human. They’re a very friendly bunch, so they’re looking for professional yet affable new recruits. 

The role

The Senior Angular Developer will report directly to the Head of Front-end Development, you’ll help to plan, implement and maintain a range of angular applications, headless websites and hybrid mobile phone apps. It’s often fast-paced with some tight deadlines, but you’ll be part of a great team and will have plenty of support around you.

Below are just some of the tasks your typical day will be filled with: 

  • Building headless websites using Drupal and Angular 2
  • Building hybrid mobile apps with Ionic 2
  • Building responsive websites on top of Drupal CMS
  • Working with colleagues and clients to estimate and define project requirements, schedules and budget
  • Escalating any project-related issues and opportunities to the head of front-end development and project manager, in a timely fashion

The company

A very well established digital agency with exceptional client relationships, brilliant digital projects managers to keep things running smoothly, and a well-resourced dev team who love what they do and have (mostly) worked there for a number of years or more. It’s a collaborative and happy team and the newer team members are new because the team is expanding. 

They spend a dedicated period of time every week training their dev skills and you’ll get the opportunity to attend events, conferences and tech talks with some of the best in the industry (some of them hosted by this tech team themselves). 

There’s lots of other fun stuff too, like well stocked beer fridge, very cool canteen area where you’ll often find colleague playing board games or cooking up lunch for one another. 

What you’ll get in return

  • You will be working for one of the most prestigious agencies in the South West on their impressive portfolio of clients
  • A very competitive salary, depending on experience
  • 23 days holiday, increasing to 25 – plus bank holidays
  • Training and development opportunities
  • The chance to immerse yourself in, and learn from, international client projects
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Maternity and paternity benefits
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme with secure cycle parking and shower facilities at the office
  • Retail and gym discounts
  • Access to independent financial advice
  • Frequent social events
  • An all-round wonderful place to work, in the great city of Bristol, with lovely people who are passionate about what they do but have fun while they do it

How to apply

If this sounds of interest then please click the apply button right away!

For more info on this or similar roles, please give Tony a call.