Full Stack JavaScript Developer

Organisation
AllYearbooks
Reference
VAC-4416
Sector
IT & Information Services
Location
St Ives
Salary Details
Negotiable
Hours of work
Full time - 8:15am - 4:15pm
Job Type
Contract
Closing Date
31/05/2019
The UK's largest yearbook company is seeking a full-stack Javascript developer to join the team - with any level of experience. We are a growing business, based at Tempest Photography's head offices in Lelant, Cornwall.

Job Description

AllYearbooks is seeking a full-stack JavaScript developer at any level of experience.

We're based in St Ives, Cornwall, close to some of the best beaches in the UK and next to an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Excellent public transport links are available along with a free company bus service, onsite car parking space is also provided.

Our new developer will be working extensively with full-stack JavaScript - the core of our business is an industry-leading isomorphic JavaScript application, and we are beginning a move towards a serverless architecture with Google Cloud Functions (Node.js).

We're looking for experience with any of the following, and are happy to provide training where needed:

  • Att least intermediate JavaScript knowledge (client-side or Node, with awareness of modern JavaScript with Promises)
  • Linux (Ubuntu Server) with command line shell interaction
  • front-end build automation (our build chain includes npm scripts, PostCSS and Babel)
  • PHP
  • HTML and CSS
  • MySQL or equivalent relational database management system
  • web security
  • git version control
  • JavaScript unit testing (Jest or equivalent)
  • selenium browser automation testing
  • awareness of front-end reactive rendering architecture (React, Flux, Redux)
  • awareness of single-page application architecture

We operate with a small, agile and proactive team, with everyone contributing to multiple aspects of the business. You'll have the opportunity to be given significant responsibility and oversight over key aspects of a market-leading web application.

We don't require experience with our specific tools and can give time for training for anyone with similar skillsets (CSS with Sass / Less pre-processors, gulp / grunt task runners, TypeScript, Python, Go, PostgreSQL DBMS, any TDD / testing tools).

We're interviewing immediately - if you think that you'd like to join our team please get in touch. We're happy to hear from people already based in Cornwall, or those who are looking to relocate.

Company Description

We're a small, friendly team who work exceptionally hard to create yearbooks for tens of thousands of customers across the UK and beyond every year.

We're located at Tempest Photographyhead office, just off of the Lelant roundabout, St Ives, Cornwall. Tempest Photography is an innovative, growing business that has been offering the best in school photography for over 80 years. We have a real commitment to staff, we are part of the Healthy Workplace Initiative and you can use lunch breaks to get your steps up as you wonder around the lake at the Tempest grounds. We have an onsite canteen, which offers subsidised snacks.

Things are very relaxed here with few formalities, but we only employ the best.

Other Application Details

To apply please send over a copy of your CV, one of two paragraphs about why this job is for.  A link to your GitHub and anything from your portfolio that you would like us to see. 

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