Mid/Senior Front-end developer

Apidura.

Built from a passion for adventure, cycling and the outdoors, Apidura produces ultralight rackless packing systems to enable cyclists to travel farther, faster, and more comfortably. Our relentless commitment to producing high quality, thoughtfully designed products has made Apidura the leading choice in lightweight cycling packs.

Job description.

Apidura is looking for a highly motivated Mid/Senior Front end Developer to join its London team. This position reports directly to the Technical Lead and requires an experienced candidate with the skills and desire to develop themselves as a key part of the digital team in this fast-paced, digitally native adventure sports brand. An outstanding ability to multitask, be flexible in approach and the capacity to take on a range of responsibilities are key.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement new UI/UX changes to the existing websites, working closely with the wider digital and design team.
  • Suggest, develop, and implement functionalities that optimise the structure of the existing CSS/JS
  • Support the Technical lead in providing objective support and guidance to the digital team in finding optimised solutions.
  • Take a thorough and clean approach to development work.

Experience:

  • 5 years+ of hands-on experience in pure JavaScript/Jquery/Ajax and you know how it interacts with the DOM
  • Comfortable working with SCSS / BEM methodology
  • Knowledge in Responsive front-end design, with cross browser compatibility
  • Website speed optimisation techniques and best practices
  • Experience with version control such as Git
  • Experience with WordPress environment is a plus
  • Understanding of tool like gulp, webpack
  • Ability to write hight performance, maintainable and reusable code.

Desirable:

  • Experience with CMS like wordpress/woocommerce
  • Understanding of MySQL/PHP is a plus but not essential

 Essential Skills:

  • Excellent attention to detail with a thorough approach to your work.
  • Strong organisation, time management and documentation habits.
  • Proactive in approach and a strong advocate for continuous improvement.
  • A desire to understand the wider context, and impact of your work on the business and its systems.
  • Open to both learning and sharing knowledge and exploring new technologies.
  • Comfortable in communicating with our web designer
  • Ability to work within a team and translate requirements into technical solutions.
  • Strike a balance between working with autonomy vs. seeking support when tackling new tasks.

Additional requirements:

  • Interest, energy and flexibility to work in the fast-paced environment of a growing business and wear multiple hats.
  • Keen interest in cycling is a bonus.
  • Candidate must be authorized to work in the UK.

Based in: London – hybrid.

Job type: Full time

Remuneration: Depending on experience

Contact: Laura – [email protected]. Please include a current CV and short cover letter (500 words max).

Apidura is committed to operating in a fair and socially responsible manner, this includes our stance on ensuring diversity, equity and inclusion, both in cycling and in the workplace.