Front End Developer

Front End Developer

remote-first location (HQ in Euston, London)

About us:

At Perfect Ward, we apply the best digital technology to solve one of healthcare's most important challenges - how to continuously improve quality and patient safety. Our aim is to bring the mobile user experience that people love, to the health and social care sectors, removing all manual, paper-based processes.

Our smart inspection app is designed to fully support nurses and carers in transforming patient safety and quality improvement. Easy to use, quicker, more accurate, and delivering instant access to data, our solution frees up time to care.

Having recently secured £4m investment now is the right time to join Perfect Ward to be part of our amazing journey. You will help shape our future and make a significant impact on our ambitious growth plans.

At Perfect Ward, we invest first and foremost in our team, and that’s reflected in our mission: to create a tech-powered experience that our clients love, created in an organisation where great people are proud to work.

We actively seek out people who demonstrate our three core values:

  1. Empowerment
  2. Collaboration
  3. Improvement

What we are looking for:

To support Perfect Ward’s plans for growth in the UK and internationally, we are looking for a Front End Developer who is passionate about building web applications to join expanding our Engineering and Product team to implement new features for our existing user-facing web portal. The web portal is a web application built in React which supports the main mobile (iOS and Android) applications that are the main product of Perfect Ward. There are many new and exciting features upcoming that need to be implemented after the V3 release and you’ll be able to play a pivotal role in the continued development and growth of our business.

About you:

You’ll be someone who’s willing to learn and contribute to the wider team. You’re comfortable working alone or as part of a team. You face coding challenges head-on and you’re not afraid to leave your comfort zone when you have your mindset on defeating a challenge.

You’ll have:

  • 2+ years experience developing web applications
  • Experience developing new user-facing features
  • Built reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimized application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Proficiency in vanilla JavaScript ES6/
  • Proficiency in React and have knowledge of other frameworks (Angular/ Vue etc.)
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, SASS, and SVG
  • Proficiency in writing unit tests and TDD (Jest, Testing Library, Enzyme)
  • Understanding of code versioning tools Git using Git-Flow and Pull Requests
  • Good understanding of JS task runners/build tools (NPM scripts, Webpack)
  • Cross browser/device testing
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Solid communication skills / soft skills
  • Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms (such as mobile vs desktop), and optimizing output to match the specific platform
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Bachelor’s in computer science or equivalent work experience

Nice to have:

  • UI/UX Design experience
  • CI/CD experience
  • Experience of Agile methodologies
  • Experience working with 3rd party API integrations and authentication

Your benefits:

  • Competitive Market Salary
  • Pension Contribution up to 7%
  • Annual bonus plan
  • Individual Personal development budget with 5 days leave per annum
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Additional Benefits
  • Joining an exciting start-up in growth

At Perfect Ward, we are proud to have Diversity and Inclusion at the centre of everything we do. We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity regardless of race, colour, national origin, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion.