Lead Developer (Leading a JS team)

Newcastle
Front End
Full-time

We are looking for an experienced front end engineer with technical skills in modern front end development, and demonstrable leadership qualities with a passion for getting the best out of their team and delivering high quality solutions.

ESSENTIAL:
Experience of modern standards for HTML, CSS (LESS or SASS), and JavaScript.
Experience with modern JavaScript architecture such as react and redux
Experience of leading a team, mentoring junior team members and working with stakeholders
Confident building responsive mobile​ first web sites and applications
Experience with asset build processes and tools such as gulp
Knowledge of version control with git
Be comfortable with completing individual tasks, as well as collaborating with a team
A portfolio of recent work/sites
DESIRABLE​:

Awareness of testing methodologies
Good understanding of agile methodologies