Senior Web Developer (JAVA)

Job Title: Senior Web Developer (JAVA)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH22765
Contact Name: Vildan Cifci
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

My client is a global sustainability consultancy. They are seeking to appoint a Senior Web Developer (Javascript, RWD, Mapping) to join the business.You will need to be an expert in JavaScript and responsive web design, and have some experience in building online maps (at least two of: Google Maps, Leaflet, QGIS, GeoServer, ArcGIS or similar).

You will be joining a friendly and professional team of software developers, sysadmins, DBAs, data scientists, designers and consultants based at their HQ in Oxfordshire or, at one of the satellite offices in London, Manchester, Guildford. Working collaboratively, you will be tackling a portfolio of projects for high profile clients in the public and private sector around the world, building data-intensive web applications with a vital environmental impact.

Essential Experience:

  • Building complex JavaScript applications and responsive websites in a commercial environment
  • Building websites with interactive maps - must be familiar with at least two of the following: Google Maps, Leaflet, QGIS, GeoServer, ArcGIS or similar
  • Basic familiarity with Linux command line tools including SSH, SASS/SCSS and git
  • Basic familiarity with PHP, MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Working in a team with software and non-software professionals
  • Accurately estimating and monitoring time spent on tasks, and using task management tools

Desirable Experience:

  • Creating web applications using Open Layers, Web Map Services, Web Feature Services
  • Implementing website accessibility and usability standards
  • Working with customers to develop user stories, wireframes and mockups
  • Using creative website design skills
  • Contributing to bids or product development plans