Grid Smarter Cities

  • The Core, Science Central, Bath Ln, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5TF
Grid Smarter Cities is a smart city eco-system of smart but simple solutions, connecting communities and people with transport, parking, goods and services.

At Grid, we think we can change how citizens interact and navigate around our cities. We want to make our urban centres more efficient, more helpful and quite simply, ‘smarter’.
eventually, everything connects.”

 

 

 

 

 

£35,000 - £50,000 yearly
Grid Smarter Cities Newcastle upon Tyne
Mar 25, 2020
Full time
We are looking to expand our Portal team and are looking for a front-end software engineer with excellent technical & communication skills to join the existing team. We are looking for people who are passionate about producing good quality products and keen to contribute positively to our products and sites. This is a very exciting opportunity to work with modern tools to maintain and deliver compelling user experiences against our RESTful platform API, with our current tool stack consisting of technologies such as ES6, SASS & web sockets. You will need: Experience of modern standards for HTML, CSS (SASS), and Javascript. Experience with RESTful web services and JSON Confident building responsive mobile-first websites and applications Experience with asset build processes and tools Knowledge of version control with Git Adherence to web standards and best practices for user experience and accessibility Confident providing code reviews and sharing knowledge Experience problem solving and debugging Experience writing clean, lean and scalable Front End code Be comfortable with completing individual tasks, as well as collaborating with a team. What we'd like you to have: Awareness of testing methodologies Experience using Javascript MVC Frameworks Basic understanding of back-end technologies, e.g. C#, ASP.NET MVC, IIS Knowledge of development lifecycle Experience working with a CMS Experience of working in an Agile process using SCRUM techniques. Responsibilities Contributing to the Scrum team Develop new user-facing features Build reusable code and libraries for future use Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs Optimize features and sites for maximum speed and scalability Contributing to product documentation and knowledge base Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders as part of the scrum team Provide quality feedback to the development team and stakeholders
£35,000 - £50,000 yearly
Grid Smarter Cities Newcastle upon Tyne
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
Who we'd like you to be We want to collaborate with interesting people. It could be you, especially if you have some of the skills and interests below: You're an awesome developer – whether you’ve got 12 years or 12 months of experience, if you’re good, you’re good. You care about the users of your product. You love the agile principles but are cautious of the Agile industry. You are a professional who cares about your craft. You like working as part of a team. You spend a little time thinking before doing. You don't think something is done if you've not tested it. You're a nice person - we’ve got a small team which we’re looking to grow, and we all get on splendidly, so we’d like you to help us grow our team and maintain our culture. You're a contributor - someone who wants to be involved in defining our core products as well as building them. We'd like you to have: Strong communication skills and interest in a pair-programming environment. Passion for growing your skills, tackling interesting work and challenging problems. Good knowledge of Kotlin and/or Java for Android Applications. An understanding of agile development practices. Passion for Test Driven Development and/or Behaviour Driven Development. You can write great code. Software design is as important to you as writing the code. Good use of version control (Git). You are open to new ideas and ways of working