JS Developer

Parallax are a digital innovation agency. We build advanced products and applications using the latest technology to improve businesses all over the world.

Location: Leeds City Centre
Salary: No limit, based on experience and skill set
Hours: Full-time

We are looking for a perfectionist with 3+ years of experience writing web applications. The ideal candidate should be able to write scalable software and services. Strong Linux knowledge is a must.

Skills & Requirements

We need a developer to join the team starting as soon as possible. Key skills below:

  • JavaScript, jQuery, MVC such as Angular.js/Knockout.
  • Able to spec web applications and drive product definitions.
  • Solid knowledge of an MVC framework.
  • Experience building bespoke eCommerce.
  • Experience of integrating into external APIs.
  • HTML/CSS experience.
  • Solid management, social and communication skills.

You’ll be using:

  • 27-inch iMac with 32GB RAM
  • The fastest Internet in Leeds
  • Pretty much any software you want

About Parallax

A great place to work

Two of our Directors work every day as part of the development team. We do monthly hack-days, we provide accredited training and we place a big focus on professional development.

We use source control, we use automated testing and we firmly believe in doing things the right way.

There’s usually some beers knocking about and it’s generally a fun place filled with people who are going places.

Joel Test score: 12 out of 12

The Joel Test is a twelve-question measure of the quality of a software team.

Do you use source control? Yes
Can you make a build in one step? Yes
Do you make daily builds? Yes
Do you have a bug database? Yes
Do you fix bugs before writing new code? Yes
Do you have an up-to-date schedule? Yes
Do you have a spec? Yes
Do programmers have quiet working conditions? Yes
Do you use the best tools money can buy? Yes
Do you have testers? Yes
Do new candidates write code during their interview? Yes
Do you do hallway usability testing? Yes