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Node Front End Developer

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted:  25-Mar-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Node Front End Developer

Location: London, The Speechmark Building (Full-time remote working during COVID-19)
Salary: £Competitive salary + benefits
Hours: 37.5 Mon- Fri

Safety Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice.


We innovate, invent and continuously improve, Vodafone UK Digital works within the heart of our business. Empowering Vodafone’s mission of being a digital-first company is in everything we do.



What will you be doing?


As a mid-weight front-end engineer at Vodafone you will be primarily responsible to develop and support our front end web applications: ensuring that they are operational, performant and of the highest quality. This role is targeted towards passionate developers, who are enthusiastic and highly driven towards creating rich, user focused applications. You will be joining one of our teams that is developing a fully automated, reusable platform on top of Contentful to serve the content needs of a wide range of applications and use cases across the company.
You'll need excellent communication and will have the opportunity to work on the creation, design & functionality within key projects, spanning all of the Vodafone web domains & platforms.


Who are we looking for?


  • Delivery of technical solutions with clean, well-tested code
  • Be an active part of the engineering community team and collaborating with other developers
  • You have solid experience working in an agile development environment
  • Strong knowledge of Git, JavaScript, Node.js, React and TypeScript
  • Good background with writing tests and testable code
  • You will have experience with enterprise-grade application development
  • You will have experience with writing tools and libraries for other developers to use
  • Good background with writing code in both a functional (immutable) paradigm and an object-oriented paradigm, as well as creating and using APIs
  • You will have experience with modern YAML-based CI/CD platforms such as Azure DevOps, Github Actions, CircleCI, etc
  • You will have experience with Cloud-native application development, preferably AWS



What’s in it for you?


An excellent remuneration and bonus package with 28 days holiday entitlement, in addition to bank holidays and paid leave for charity projects. We offer an extensive and flexible benefits package that can be tailored to suit you and your family. From our market-leading parental leave policies through to employee discounts, retail vouchers, pension plan and share schemes we are committed to supporting you throughout your career with Vodafone.



Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.

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