Front End Developer

A newly created role at our award-winning agency, this is a chance to come and show us how it's done and work with some incredible colleagues!
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The role:

Future Platforms, an independent London-based award-winning digital agency, is looking for a Front-end developer with excellent Javascript skills and experience working on React based projects. 

The opportunity will initially involve taking a lead role on an exciting new project for one of our key clients, as well as contributing to other interesting work within the company.

What do we need?

You will be an experienced Front End Developer with a track record writing native JavaScript as well as clean, responsive HTML & CSS. Your previous experience will include having developed websites using React from new. You will be involved in all aspects of the agile software development process, working alongside UX and QA. You will be responsible for delivering high-quality code and making sure that the websites you work on are built using the most appropriate modern techniques and adhere to the required standards. You will bean excellent communicator, both written and verbal, and be comfortable presenting your ideas and working collaboratively.


The day-to-day:

  • Leading the front-end development on projects
  • Ensuring front-end development follows best practices
  • Highlighting best practices and recommending new techniques
  • Ideal experience
  • Significant experience writing native JavaScript
  • Experience building solutions from scratch using React
  • Excellent experience writing clean, responsive HTML & CSS
  • Understanding of web design and user experience
  • Experience in testing cross-browser and cross-platform
  • Familiarity with working in an agile environment
  • Understanding of responsive design techniques

What we offer

  • Great clients like the Premier League, Domino's & Wembley Stadium.
  • Private healthcare with Vitality 
  • Company Bonus 
  • Training budget
  • Pension
  • Virtual social and wellbeing events: Desk Yoga&Mindfulness, weekly quizzes, lunch and learns... we're open to ideas!
  • We care about our team: we're working directly with our colleagues to ask them what they want from a post-pandemic workplace


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Benefits and Perks

  • Enjoyable days

    Sociable colleagues who from day one can't wait to get to know you: you won't feel like the "new kid" for long...

  • Amazing clients

    Long-term clients include Domino’s Pizza, EE & Glastonbury, The Premier League and Wembley Stadium.

  • 28 days paid holiday leave

    We urge our staff to take all their holidays, and we close between Christmas and New Year.

  • Learning and Development Budget

    We invest in you and want you to learn: we have budget put aside for everyone to take courses to keep them growing in their roles

  • Pension scheme

    Because everyone should be saving something for later in life

  • Private health and dental cover

    Top notch provision from Vitality and BUPA

  • Cycle to work scheme

    Access support to buy a bike

  • Flexible-first working

    The world has changed, and so has our approach to the workplace. We're fully remote currently and looking at flexible co-working spaces for those who need a break from their dining table desks! Long term, we're working with the team to workout a more collaborative and creative office space for our teams to work in when they need to, and ditch the commute when they don't.

    Our working hours have always been flexible to fit in with our home-life commitments: be that the gym, the school run, or simply the fact you're better in the mornings you can flex your start and finish times as long as you're there for the important meetings (which will always be in core hours).

  • Company Curly Wurly Awards

    A Future Platforms institution! We nominate our colleagues to win curly wurlys and celebrate the little things we all do to help each other! We've stored a lot up in lockdown, so for now we've switched to Amazon vouchers...

  • Online & store perks

    Access to hundreds of savings and discounts from retailers like M&S, John Lewis, Expedia, Costa Coffee, etc.

Already working at Future Platforms?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

email
@futureplatforms.com
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