Front End Web Application Developer

Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Jack Pleon

Front End Web Application Developer


Front End Web Application Developer needed to join my client on a permanent basis. My client are the single contractor providing specialist Waterfront In-Service Support to the Royal Navy's Trident Strategic Weapon System (SWS). The company plays a supporting role in the operational readiness of the nation's nuclear deterrent on board the Vanguard class Trident Submarines and provides the Ministry of Defence (MoD) with safe, efficient and responsive support.

What the role entails:

  • Design the front-end of web applications using JavaScript, HTML, and CSS in accordance with applicable software development methodology, standards and release processes
  • Provide estimates for design tasks and comments on coding design aspects
  • Create conceptual wireframes and proof-of-concept designs and UIs with best practice UX approach
  • Resolve software bugs

What you need to be the successful Front End Web Application Developer:

  • Javascript
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • UI/UX design knowledge
  • .NET framework
  • Must be a good team player and able to use own initiative.
  • Must have good, creative, Front End development skills.

Desired skills:

  • Experience of Agile practices
  • Understanding of Visual Studio or similar IDE
  • SOA

You will sit within a team of 5 other people in the projects team of which another 2 are developers which sits within the larger Technology Services team which overall is around 20 people.

This is NOT a graduate/entry level role, the candidate must have at least some industry experience in the relevant software skills. Must have good creative Front End development skills, able to design slick, modern front ends for web applications. There are 2 main applications, one that is currently web based and one flagship application which will become web based in the near future. This person will have a great opportunity to shape the application as it transitions to a web based application through defining the front end.

This role offers a great opportunity for someone who is capable and keen to progress to really develop their career and take it forward being given greater responsibility and influence over time.

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Front End Web Application Developer to join a large organisation. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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