Front End Developer with JavaScript

We’re on the look-out for a Front-End Developer, to work on projects and support work for one of our clients who is on the Oracle platform. This role is to join a highly ambitious team at Blueleaf, an international company entirely focused on Digital Commerce. Blueleaf’s mission ‚Äčis to deliver the ultimate commerce experience to our clients - we collaborate with retailers closely to smash their digital commerce targets and produce results we're all proud of. We push ‚Äčthe boundaries of experiences across devices and platforms whilst still delivering high converting, high performance experiences that are speedy, effective and beautiful.    This is a full-time, permanent role based at our office in Sofia.  


What will you be expected to do? 

As a Front-End Developer, you are expected to:   

  • Live Blueleaf’s Values and actively focus on our Vision, Mission and Purpose 
  • Work closely with the senior team, UXers and Project Managers
  • Work closely with your fellow developers to collaboratively solve problems and address issues
  • Deliver projects on time and on budget, to the highest quality
  • Ensure websites are built according to specifications, using best practices
  • Work to our coding standards for high quality work
  • Liaise with clients directly to help answer their questions
  • Produce very high quality, well-tested output that requires very little changes or updates before going live 
  • Related to the above, be highly experienced performing cross browser testing to a high standard   


Due to the key nature of the role, you’re accountable for some cool stuff:   

  • Ensuring websites are built according to the specification 
  • Making sure projects are brought in within budget, in terms of hours allocated
  • High quality, right first-time output  


While this is only three points, they have a great deal of depth that make this role an exciting and autonomous one, with plenty of scope. 


What skills will you have?  Working knowledge of the following areas is essential:   

  • Strong working knowledge of HTML and CSS Pre-Processors
  • Very strong working knowledge of the mobile first development principle
  • Strong working knowledge of performance optimization
  • Strong working knowledge of object-oriented programming and how it correlates to JavaScript and JavaScript patterns 
  • Strong working knowledge of jQuery library and JSON syntax
  • Working knowledge of any JavaScript frameworks such as Knockout.js, RequireJS, CommonJS or Backbone.js 
  • Working knowledge of Gulp and Webpack task managing libraries 
  • Working knowledge of version control and specifically GIT and the GIT Flow workflow
  • Working knowledge of the Atlassian suite of tools (Confluence, JIRA, BitBucket)
  • Good English, written and spoken 
  • Experience with Oracle Commerce Cloud will be considered as an advantage


What goodies will you get? 

  • Unlimited opportunity, with the chance to really excel at your role
  • Vibrant team who will help and support you
  • Inspirational working environment 
  • Flexible working arrangements - flexi time to work hours to suit you and the opportunity to work from home 
  • Team building activities
  • Getting out as a team, whether it’s for a Christmas party or out for a drink
  • Social package including health insurance and compliments card   


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