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Frontend Engineer

Frontend Engineer

About us

TH_NK is a digital transformation agency. We work with our clients to set and realise their digital ambitions

10 years has taught us that the need for digital transformation comes in waves. When, in a perfect storm organisations are no longer aligned to a common goal, customers’ expectations outpace their experience, and technology becomes a constraint rather than an enabler.

A team with the expertise and passion to help companies truly integrate digital within the hearts of their business. We are a team of consultants, creatives, analysts, data scientists, designers and engineers; supported by client services and project managers. All smart, progressive TH_NKers who love what they do.

Required Profile
We are looking for a great Frontend developer who is proficient with Html, Css (Sass) and Javascript (Experience with React.js is an advantage) to join our frontend team. Your primary focus will be on developing user interface components and supporting our backend engineers integrating them into Sitecore CMS solutions.

You will ensure that these components and the overall application are robust and easy to maintain and you will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure.

Responsibilities
– Developing new user-facing features primarily using React.js, Html and Css (Sass)
– Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
– Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code
– Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
– Support older applications built using JQuery and vanilla JS

Requirements
-Strong understanding of web mark-up, including HTML5, CSS3
-Strong understanding of CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
-Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model
-Good understanding of React.js and its core principles
-Familiarity with newer specifications of EcmaScript, RESTful APIs, modern front-end build pipelines and tools.
– Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.
– Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
– A knack for benchmarking and optimization
– Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git
– Excellent written and oral communication skills and an ability to present ideas to technical and non-technical audiences effectively
– Ability to work between high and low levels of detail in order to collaborate closely with architects and engineers to deliver high quality front-end products
– A passion for modern front-end development practices across web and mobile

Employer
TH_NK

Position
Frontend Engineer

Location
Newcastle, United Kingdom

TH_NK

TH_NK is one of the UK’s leading digital agencies with offices in London and Newcastle. We are an Investor in People and one of only ten companies in the UK to be members of the W3C - the global organisation that ensures the Web is reaching its full potential. Headquarters: 1st Floor, 8-14 Vine Hill,…