Node Developer
Rate: £400 - £500 per day

Sheffield - £400-£500p/d - Developer - Public Sector - Remote Working - 12-month contract

A public sector client is needing to add a developer to help deliver a digital service designed to help schools.

You will be working as part of a multidisciplinary user-focused digital delivery team consisting of delivery manager, product manager, user researcher, interaction designer, content designer and a technical architect. Working closely with the team you will collaborate to develop a simple and sustainable service, including considerations for operability. You will need to be familiar with modern frameworks and languages, as well as working practices such as TDD, continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps.

Skills and experience

** Experience building server-side web applications and detailed knowledge of at least one programming language

** Public Sector experience

** Experience of using NodeJS to build and run production systems

** Detailed understanding and experience of front-end web development (HTML/CSS/JS)

** Ability to develop efficient and clear code and systems

** Understanding of and experience with a range of approaches to testing application code and systems for behaviour and performance

** An ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience

** Experience working on technical projects within an agile team

** Working knowledge of Unix-like operating systems such as Linux and/or Mac OS X

** Knowledge of the git version control system

** Familiarity with DevOps and continuous iterative delivery principles

** Demonstrable experience in using and configuring continuous integration systems

** Experience building services to the Digital Service Standard

** Experience in progressing a service from alpha into private beta

** Experience acting as a "tech lead" on complex projects, providing support for product and delivery management and pragmatically weighing the complexities involved against the need to act

** Systems administration and configuration management skills

** Experience running a production service, including setting up appropriate monitoring and alerting

** Experience with testing and improving the accessibility of services

** Experience of using GitHub and/or working in the open

** Experience of deploying applications to run on Platform as a Service offerings

** Experience with Microsoft Azure

** Experience with Continuous Integration as a Service platforms

Node - JavaScript - HTML - CSS - Linux - Mac OSX - Agile - Developer - Engineer - Programmer - DevOps - Public Sector - Government - Security Clearance - Remote Working

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