|Number of vacancies||4|
|Location||Leeds, Sheffield and Manchester|
|Salary||Up to £57,275 per annum|
|Work hours||37 per week (flexible working)|
In return for your skills we offer competitive salary, a brilliant civil service pension, and a generous leave package.
We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
|Closing date||21 December 2018|
Are you interested in working with the UK’s largest Government department?
DWP Digital deliver products and services to 22 million people across the UK and we’re looking to add stellar Senior Front End Developers to our User Experience Design teams with the goal of making the UK’s public services usable, consistently designed and efficiently built.
If you want to work on the biggest, most influential and challenging service we’d love to hear from you.
We have a number of exciting projects coming up using node.js, Jenkins & Microservices and we need experienced Senior Front End Developers to join our multi-disciplinary agile teams.
Experienced Front End engineers who have direct experience of Progressive enhancement, modern tooling and pipelines and can demonstrate an understanding of written test driven performant code and are passionate about delivering quality services to users and their wide range of needs.
You and the role
Our Senior Front End Developers play an important part in delivering quality services to people who interact with DWP.
- You will work as part of cross functional teams, shaping, building and driving technical direction of DWP Services.
- You’ll produce performant, high quality Front End code, using TDD and modern tooling & Pipelines.
- You’ll work iteratively with other Engineers and User Centred Design professionals to create accessible services for citizens.
- You’ll mentor and develop junior staff and play an active role in defining Front End standards and patterns.
We are very interested in hearing from Front End Developers, Full Stack Developers and Engneers or those with commercial experience of Front End Development or Software Engineering with experience of modern tech stack skills.
- Task runners
- Rest/Restful progressive enhancement
Where You’ll Work
You’ll join us in one of our easy-to-reach digital hubs Leeds, Manchester or Sheffield.
Each of our hubs is a modern, vibrant workplace that was designed for and by members of our digital community. They have the best of the cities on the doorstep, and we have a range of facilities across the sites from cafes, coffee shops and restaurants, to ping pong, a swimming pool, gym facilities and loads more.
Here we provide the latest tech and tooling and foster a collaborative culture to help our agile, multidisciplinary teams think big and try new things. You will work alongside people who care passionately about public service, making a difference and delivering for our customers.
We’re the UK’s biggest government department with over 80,000 diverse and brilliant people on our team. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.
Building our future
We believe the work we do really matters, so we’re serious about investing in your ability.
You’ll have access to a huge suite of training and learning opportunities to complement the new skills and experience you’ll acquire on the job, as well as the chance to share knowledge with colleagues from across the tech community and through our coaching and mentoring programmes.
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