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JavaScript Developer - London

You will be working for Brandwatch as JavaScript Developer - London

Brandwatch is one of the world’s best Social Media Monitoring applications. We help hundreds of clients discover, understand and respond to comments made on the web.

As we continue our fast expansion, we are hiring a JavaScript Developer for the product team in our exciting new London office to enhance and extend our user interface. You’ll be working within a highly-skilled team using technologies such as Backbone.js and Node.js in order to add new functionality to the Brandwatch web application.

The successful candidate will:

  • work day-to-day on the Brandwatch web app, a complex single-page application served from Node.js
  • be involved in the creation of new functionality through initial estimation to final delivery, as part of feature teams using scrum methodology
  • be contributing to a brand new product launching in 2015

You should have:

  • A good programming-related degree
  • Advanced Javascript programming skills
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML 5, CSS, and Web standards
  • Exposure to Backbone.js, with an understanding of MV* architectures
  • Experience of developing with BDD (or TDD) processes and frameworks using tools such as Jasmine, Mocha and Sinon
  • Experience with Git (a link to your Github account is a plus)
  • Familiarity with Node.js
  • Familiarity with Linux/OSX

Our Culture:

  • Small teams of skilled people, in a friendly and relaxed environment
  • Quiet hours for developers so you can work uninterrupted throughout the morning
  • Work with people all over the world
  • “Funky Friday” takes place every other week giving you 10% of your time to work on something new, reading groups, tech talks, generous training and conference budgets, and any technical books you need

Our Perks:

  • All the usual start-up temptations…cupboards bursting with snacks (a range to satisfy all taste buds), fruit boxes, drinks fridges… and of course coffee.
  • Innovation time put aside to work on your own projects
  • A company that values creativity and cares about its staff
  • An environment where constant innovation and having fun are required
  • A flat company structure where everyone’s voice can be heard
  • Opportunities to develop your career
  • Macbook Pro
  • 25 days paid holiday
  • Bike to work scheme & childcare vouchers
  • Employer pension contribution from August 2015

The Job

Team/Dept: Engineering Team

Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

Level of experience required:

Salary/package: DOE

Location

This job is located in London, United Kingdom

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You’ll be working within a highly-skilled team using technologies such as Backbone.js and Node.js in order to add new functionality to the Brandwatch web application