Front-end Developer

This Place
A digital transformation studio

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This is an opportunity for a developer with 3 or more years experience to join our core development team of 5 developers which specialises in design focused development. Your job will be to build cutting edge online platform front ends, but you’ll have the option to explore other technologies in the team.

And above all, you need to be constantly hungry to learn and explore new technologies.

You’ll be working with senior and junior developers; so you should be comfortable discussing complex technical problems.

This Place has a lot of exciting projects and we place a high value on research and development, you’ll have the opportunity to experiment with new technologies and improve your own development skills working alongside the rest of the development team.

About This Place

This Place is a digital studio in Shoreditch, London. Our focus is UI/UX and how it can be used to improve digital experience on web, mobile, tablet and wearable devices. We’re a friendly, driven team, who are passionate about all things digital and enjoy working with a series of influential global brands. In addition to client projects we also focus some of our time on applying our passion to new products and evolving technologies, which is why we have recently got excited the potential of Blockchain technology.

Main requirements

  • Curiosity in new technologies, eager to learn new things
  • Expert in Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • Experience in front end architecture
  • Experience working in a design and UI/UX environment
  • A great attention to detail
  • Experience creating responsive websites (across desktop, tablet and mobile)
  • Experience of working within an agile workflow
  • Passionate about and proud of the work you do
  • Experience using GIT, Javascript frameworks, as well as Javascript without frameworks, CSS pre-processors, Bootstrap, Grunt
  • Knowledge in creating, maintaining and documenting coherent server side and client-side APIs
  • Experience using and deploying web servers implementing standards compliant HTTP methods

In order to show you’ve read the job description properly, please include an answer to this question in your application: There are two points A and B. They are 200km apart. A car drives from A to B at a speed of 100km/h then drives back from B to A at a speed of 60km/h. What was the car’s average speed?

Nice to have

  • Typescript
  • MEAN stack experience
  • Ecommerce/Hybris experience
  • Symfony (LAMP) framework experience
  • Some experience of software testing/TDD
  • Some experience of backend development/integration


  • Exciting experimental projects such as Blockchain projects or the MindRDR ( which we have open sourced
  • We go on a company surprise holiday together once a year - all inclusive!
  • Many of our staff organise outside-work events that we undertake together
  • Our staff has access to the top of The Gherkin (you can even take friends with you!)
  • Standing desks
  • We love to attend and WIN hackathons together!
  • Friday beers
  • Monday team lunches and team knowledge sharing sessions

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