Front-End Developer, VR Scale-Up


Front End Developer, website builders, open source, Git

London NW1 or remote working within 3 hours GMT

£45-60k + Options

Our client creates virtual reality (VR) experiences that boost sales and customer engagement for businesses in art and luxury fashion. In short, they help brands bring the physical retail experience into the virtual world, using cutting edge 3D technology.

They’re a fast-growing scale-up with significant funding, a small international team, now looking to expand their engineering department.

On the back of this success they’re looking for a front-end developer to join a small team (12) where you’ll be the first person in this role!

The Frontend Developer will work on a website builder for web-based virtual experiences, expanding on a framework that’s currently Open Source. You’ll develop and maintain the website builder and work with back-end developers to implement the website builder into their pipeline.

Here’s more of what you’ll be doing:

  • Maintaining and improving the website builder using JavaScript, CSS and HTML
  • Collaboration with back-end engineers to create robust APIs using REST
  • Implementing user interactions and interfaces in consultation with UI/UX designers
  • Working with the management team to proactively discuss new ideas and solutions
  • Assisting in various internal projects, such as website updates and QA

Requirements for the role:

  • 4+ years of frontend development experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS and XML
  • Firm understanding of Git source control
  • Experience with creating website builders
  • Knowledge and experience with Reactive Programming
  • Experience working with high-resolution images in the web environment
  • A self starter with the ability to work independently
  • A flair for learning other coding languages as needed
  • Previous work experience creating website builders is beneficial

The top flight, career minded, software developer we’re seeking will have the opportunity to become an integral member of the team, helping them create virtual reality experiences, working with high-end art galleries and notable fashion brands. All while enjoying flexible working hours and full support of the team.

For the right candidate a competitive salary awaits - together with generous options.

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