Senior Frontend Developer

🔭 Our mission & vision

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Help us make a big green dent in the universe. We're on a mission to drive the global renewable energy revolution, and we need loads more people to help us make our vision a reality.

We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about code, curious, and eager to learn. You’ll be working alongside other talented people in the tech department. You’ll solve problems with technology to make us, and the industry, smarter and better for customers.

Our teamAll technology is written and maintained by a multi-discipline engineering team of around 200 people. This includes server-side, client-side and mobile engineers working closely with UX experts, copywriters and designers.  

We follow a Kanban-like approach, using Google docs and Asana to specify and manage work; Github, CircleCI and Terraform Enterprise as part of an immutable-infrastructure, continuous delivery pipeline; and Loggly, Sentry and Cloudwatch to measure performance and monitor production.  

Some of our coding conventions are open-source .  

Octopus is a great place to learn, work with some talented engineers and level-up your skills.  What you'll haveCan write solid, semantic HTML and have experience writing SASSHave experience with JavaScript frameworks, particularly the React/Redux stackHave experience in crafting mobile-first responsive sites for a range of devicesKnow how to develop websites that meet AAA accessibility guidelines.Can create code that works consistently across different browsers and platformsCan take Photoshop/Sketch designs and bring them to life in codeExperience with the Django templating language a plusOur stackReactGraphQL & ApolloStyled components & SASSJest & React Testing LibraryWebpackTypeScriptDjango/Python (server-side and templating)What you'll get...Equity Scheme (own part of the business)Unlimited holidays: We're all grown-ups, so we don't count your holidays here. We work hard and so we know you need to play hard as well (within reason of course).Flexible working environment Support to help with development (courses, learning, development)

If this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.

Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.

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