- Developer
26 February 2018 X

Junior JavaScript Developer–

Salary £20,000 - £25,000
Location Leeds
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Technology IT

About the post–

POST– are working with an exciting software development start-up who have an opportunity for a junior JavaScript developer looking to advance their skills to join the team. You should be passionate about development, keen to push capability boundaries and help shape the future direction of this business from a technology and skills perspective.

What we need from you–

Technical skills:

  • Ability to work on pure JavaScript code as well as within frameworks
  • An understanding of Front & Back End Frameworks such as Angular, React, Backbone and Node.js
  • Any experience with or exposure to other programming languages such as PHP, Python etc would also be desirable.
  • Adherence to web standards and best practices
  • An understanding of GIT version control when working in a collaborative environment
  • Experience working through full-life development cycles
  • Strong coding practices, including conducting peer code reviews, developing unit tests, documentation and experience with agile methods
  • Experience designing, developing, and testing for performance, scalability and availability.
  • Work including development and implementation of browser plugins would be a bonus


  • Strong communication and written skills in English
  • Strong quantitative, analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Self-starter, with the ability to take initiative and work without detailed guidance
  • Experience working in a start-up environment would be beneficial

What you’ll get–

  • Competitive salary
  • Share options scheme
  • Profit share each year
  • Brand new hardware to work on, we believe people work better using the tools they love
  • 25 days’ holiday per year (plus your birthday too)
  • Free Spotify or Netflix account.
  • Contribution to monthly gym membership.
  • Beer and Pizza Fridays

If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP. This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details.