Jobs at sky – Frontend Developer

Website Sky

Job Description:

We are looking to add to the teams of passionate individuals who build and support the major web products of our Sky Sports brand across UK, Germany and Italy. You will be joining a friendly, established group of creative people, always looking to elevate and modernise the applications which millions of people rely on every day for information and entertainment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all code written has appropriate and relevant test coverage
  • Be a part of Sky’s software engineering community and actively chip in to development meetings, guilds and wider Sky initiatives
  • Work with senior technical staff to advocate & advance modern software development processes
  • Work with stakeholders to elicit requirements, break down work into smaller items and ensure there is enough information available to progress with development
  • Partake in code reviews within your squad and across the department.
  • Release and support Sky Sports products into the live environment
  • Produce clean, well-tested and documented code; demonstrate a strong understanding and application of modern software design principles.

Job Requirements:

  • A strong understanding of popular source control and common CI/CD tooling.
  • Good knowledge of performance optimisation including measurement, tooling and metrics.
  • Experience of writing modern core JavaScript ES6+.
  • Awareness of UX, UI and design principles.
  • Proven experience in writing maintainable and scalable CSS using pre-processors (Sass) and modern CSS features such as custom properties, grid and flex layout.
  • Knowhow of containerisation technologies.
  • Knowhow of the key values and principles of Agile, including purpose of ceremonies and Agile estimating and planning.
  • Good understanding of HTML5 and accessibility, taking SEO into consideration.

Job Details:

Company: Sky

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Leeds, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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