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Sarah UKFast | Account Manager

Front End Developer

Front End Developer

UKFast Campus, Manchester, M15 5QJ

 

UKFast is one of the UK’s leading cloud, managed hosting and colocation providers, supplying dedicated server hosting, critical application hosting, and cloud hosting solutions. We fully-own, manage and operate our carbon and carrier-neutral data centre complex, which offers over 30,000sq ft of enterprise-grade facilities for collocating your IT equipment.

Over the past two decades, UKFast has grown from a two-person start up to a multi-million pound business. Dedicated to continuous innovation and providing world-class solutions, we transform our customers businesses by using cutting-edge technology combined with incredible connectivity and award winning customer service and support.

Here at UKFast we are currently looking for a Front End Developer to join our brand new Webpod. Working alongside a brilliant team of tech and digital marketing professionals consisting of Product Lead, Delivery Manager, UX/UI, PPC and SEO our Front End Developer will be responsible for redesigning the main UKFast Website as well as a number of the subsidiary business’s websites. In addition to this exciting project, we also have a number of web applications that need re-designing and the Front End Developer will play a huge role in this project alongside our internal designers and UX team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside an amazing team of professionals and would suit a candidate who is looking to continue their learning and development within a fast paced but nurturing environment.

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Essential

  • Extensive experience in front-end development (HTML, JavaScript, CSS)
  • Working with UX Designers (i.e. generating sites from Mockups)
  • Experience with WebPack, gulp, grunt, etc
  • Experience with React or VueJs and VueX
  • Experience with SPA applications
  • Cross Browser development

Desirable

  • Experience with backend technologies (e.g. PHP, java, Python etc.)
  • Experience with cloud platforms
  • Experience building Ionic Apps
  • Experience building PWAs

Our Benefits

  • Pension Scheme with significantly higher matched contributions
  • Birthdays off as an extra paid holiday
  • A Tax paid bonuses of £1000 after 5 years, and an amazing £10,000 after 10 years.
  • Private BUPA healthcare cover after a years’ service
  • Full paid maternity leave for first 16 weeks and full paid paternity leave for 2 weeks after two years’ service.
  • Award-winning training and education centre with three full-time teachers who help you obtain accreditations, develop and learn.
  • An extra week’s holiday the year you get married.

Our Facilities And Perks

  • On-site gym with steam room with weekly boot camp and Yoga classes.
  • Sports clubs such as running, football and netball
  • Free kettle bells, pyramid, spinning classes and circuit training
  • Games zone with arcade games and retro consoles to play
  • Free fresh fruit delivered to the office
  • A bar – free drinks on a Friday to end the week
  • Crèche on site – somewhere to play when your kids come to visit
  • Table tennis and pool tables
  • Onsite parking
  • Quiet zones and sleeping pods