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Front End/Web Component Developer

Lightful Labs – LONDON, London, City of
Department Lightful Labs
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Job title: Front End/Web Component Developer
Salary: Competitive
Location: London, flexible working

The Company

Lightful ranked number 1 for Social Media Management platforms built for non-profits.

At Lightful, we believe that those doing the greatest good deserve the best technology.

We’re passionate about making the best technology accessible to charities and nonprofits. Our products and custom solutions help organisations unleash the power of technology and make the good work they do even greater.

There are just over 50 of us at the moment but we’re growing pretty quickly! We’ve worked with the likes of Help Refugees, London’s Air Ambulance, Comic Relief and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to name a few.


Lightful Values

Our values are integral to the Lightful culture. Our Lightful values are:
•    To act with audacity while remembering humility
•    To understand the importance of both listening and leadership
•    To practice generosity whilst showing accountability
•    These all lay on the foundation of respect and integrity

•    Develop new user features, update and constantly refining existing feature sets
•    Build reusable code, components and libraries for future use
•    Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
•    Validate and test front end solutions
•    Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Key Skills Requirements
•    Proficient understanding of Web Components, Lightning Web Components are a plus
•    Proficient understanding of server side languages, Apex is a plus
•    Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, specifically GIT
•    Good understanding of SEO and Accessibility principles
•    Knowledge of web markup, including HTML5, CSS is a plus
•    Good understanding of client side scripting and JavaScript frameworks
•    Knowledge of more advanced JS libraries such as Aura/Lightning Components, AngularJS and ReactJS, Lex Comps is a plus
•    Ability to create Web Components from image authoring tools such as Sketch and Photoshop
•    Knowledge of Wordpress, Bedrocks implementation is a plus
•    Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
•    Experience working within an AGILE environment (Scrum)

Personal qualities
•    A creative thinker and problem solver
•    A keen eye for design and UI/UX emerging trends
•    Committed Salesforce developer who actively researches new Salesforce functionality
•    Strong attention to detail
•    Ability to multitask and prioritise since services may be required on different projects at the same time
•    A self-motivated individual who can work well within a team-oriented environment as well as independently
•    Willingness to learn and adapt to incorporate best practices outlined by the business


You will be a part of our vibrant culture that fosters personal growth and development. As we expand, you will be given the opportunity to thrive in a close-knit team environment.
•    Amazing office in Second Home Shoreditch, London
•    Free coffee, tea, fruit and treats in the office
•    Competitive salary
•    Comprehensive benefits package
•    Free gym, yoga and meditation
•    Cycle to work scheme
•    Childcare vouchers
•    Bespoke Development Programme
•    Stock options - every team member shares in the success of Lightful
•    And many many more

We are reviewing applications on a rolling basis, so it is in your interest to apply as soon as possible.

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