Be part of something exciting. Do you want to take control of your career? We are one of the big five IT and business process firms in the world, and we're currently growing our digital team of agile specialists, building and delivering user centred services and solutions in partnership with our clients based in across the UK.
Do you want to take control of your future? Are you ready for the responsibility of working with high profile clients in the world's most exciting sectors? Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of a dynamic company that gives you a direct stake in its success? If you do, we are growing our digital team of agile service design specialists to build and deliver user centred services and solutions in partnership with our clients across England and Wales. We need front end developers with a keen eye for the latest technological trends and open source technologies to help us build our digital hubs in Reading/London, Wales and Birmingham. Apply today and find out how CGI can match your career ambitions.
Due to the nature of the role all candidates must either hold already or be willing and eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to at least SC level.
Your future duties and responsibilities
As a front End developer with us you will undertake development activities in TDD, BDD and Scrum, or other Agile practices. You will be responsible for coding, building, testing and maintenance of software systems, and subject to experience coaching other more junior developers.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
You'll need to have commercial Front End web application development experience ideally with experience of modern source code management approaches and software development using open source technologies. A key element for these roles, being in an agile environment working closely with our clients, will be your communication skills you need to be technically sound but also be able to convey your knowledge and expertise to clients internally and externally. We encourage all our team to look to up skill their knowledge through both internal and external training. In terms of specific languages you should have commercial experience in some or all of the following;
● HTML 5
● CSS 3
● User-focused mindset
● Agile experience
● Use of open-source libraries
Any knowledge/experience of the following would also be advantageous but is not essential;
● Angular 1.4 and above
● Back end development experience
● Understanding of test automation for acceptance testing
● Test Driven Development experience
● Familiar with domain driven design principles
● Experience of development and deployment in a cloud containerised environment
● Experience of Continuous Integration and Delivery
● Experience with, Bootstrap, JQuery, Initializr, Modernizr
To apply: Forward your CV following the apply link in either Word or PDF format
Please Note: due to the volume of applications being received we can only respond to those offering the relevant
experience as outlined in the advert.
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