• Web Application Developer - Eastleigh

    Job Ref
    560918-6667
    Closing Date
    21/9/2018
    Advertised Range (External)
    40,000
    Type
    Permanent Full-Time
    Department
    ITE
    Location : City
    Eastleigh
  • Job Purpose

    Web Application Developer: Ageas are seeking an experienced Web Application Developer to join our Web Development team based in Eastleigh. You will be working on a wide variety of projects, you’ll be developing and maintaining a range of new and existing systems and applications, and will be in a prime position to help influence and shape our future technology roadmap.

     

    Essential to the Web Application Developer position is a strong working knowledge of modern Javascript technologies and techniques, especially React. A working knowledge of server-side technologies such as Java and NodeJS would be an advantage.

     

    The essential skills and experience you’ll need for this Web Application Developer role are;

    • JavaScript (ES2015 and newer).
    • React and Redux.
    • Good knowledge of HTML5, CSS3.
    • Client side development tooling (e.g. Webpack, Babel, Yarn, NPM).
    • Solid UI development skills including responsive design.
    • Understand web standards and building for accessibility.
    • Comfortable with JSON / XML / AJAX.
    • A strong desire to learn and experiment with new technologies.

    Desirable skills as a Web Application Developer include:

    • Java or Node.js server side programming experience.
    • Working knowledge of databases including Microsoft SQL Server (2012 or newer), DB2 etc.
    • Exposure to source control tools such as Git, SVN or equivalent.
    • Broad understanding of front & back end development.
    • Web services (REST / SOAP).
    • Object orientated methodologies.

    Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy in your Web Application Developer role:

    As much as we value our customers, we also value you. This means we reward you with a range of flexible benefits options - such as flexible start and end times, a company pension, 23 days’ holiday (you can buy or sell up to 5 days), a car lease scheme, life assurance and an annual bonus. Our people receive childcare vouchers and enjoy discounts on company products and with a wide range of retailers & gyms.

     

    About #AgeasUK

    We’re an award-winning, international insurer with key markets in Europe and Asia and go back a fair bit too - almost 200 years.  Fast-forward to today and we’re proud to be one of Europe’s top 20 insurance companies.  Our UK team of 4,000, stand shoulder-to-shoulder with our most important people – our customers.  We’re recognised for our excellent insurance cover and being easy and straightforward to deal with. Plus, we understand the need for choice, which is why our insurance can be bought with us directly, and through aggregator sites as well as through our broker relationships and our leading partnership brands.  We have around 5 million customers and have a first-class attitude when it comes to being there for them when they need us most.   Don’t just take our word for all this though.  We’ve scooped a Gold Standard Insurance Award for the last nine years running which speaks volumes about our dedicated teams across our UK offices based in London, Manchester, Stoke, Gloucester, Eastleigh, Bournemouth and Port Solent. 

     

    Click the apply button to start your application for the Web Application Developer Role based at our head office in Eastleigh.

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