Senior Web Developer

Engineering Paddington, London


Position at J2 Cloud Services

We are a group of cloud storage companies including Livedrive, LiveVault and KeepItSafe under the J2 Global Cloud Storage banner. Our platforms already protects millions of customers and we're growing rapidly through organic growth and partnership with big household names.
We have a fast moving, high-speed development environment and self-host our multi-petabyte storage cloud. We constantly optimise our platform for the best possible throughput and cost/GB.
We are looking for an amazing web developer to help team WillCo build and improve Livedrive and LiveVault web portals as part of our cross-functional team based in Paddington.
You will be surrounded by people with experience in many areas and get the chance to collaborate and pair with them, learning new skills and mentoring other developers.
We're agile from bottom to top and rely on our engineers to help direct the company with planning sessions, standups, and retros. We insist on clean code and automated acceptance and unit tests.
Plus our friendly colleagues are always up to something, from pool tournaments and ping pong games to board game lunches and special days out.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Build and maintain web portals for Livedrive and our main partners
  • Always strive to deliver high quality products, even under time pressure
  • Focus on clean code and best practices
  • Ensure your code is bug free through automated tests and code
  • Pair and share knowledge with others in the team
  • Work closely with QA from the definition of new stories to the final release
  • Work with the rest of the team to define new features and improvements for our web portals
  • Work closely with other stakeholders in an agile environment
Requirements and Experience:
  • 5+ years in technical role, with 2+ years of experience with .NET
  • Proficient in C#, ASP.NET MVC
  • Experience designing and consuming RESTful APIs
  • Strong understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks
  • Strong knowledge of web mark-up, semantic HTML, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Strong knowledge of design principles for building a scalable application
  • SOLID design principles, clean code
  • TDD, unit and automated testing
  • Detail-oriented, with a focus on quality and accuracy
Bonus Points:
  • Experience with Angular or Node
  • Experience working in agile development environments
  • Experience with SASS or LESS
  • Git/Gitflow
  • Understanding of web accessibility standards