Front end development Lead

Job type:
12 Months
Nextlink Solutions
Sant Cugat del Vallès
flag_no Spain
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Project description:

Front End Development Lead

Job Purpose:
  • To manage the day-to-day product development activities for delivering digital solutions
  • To lead agile product delivery teams, including internal resources as well as third party suppliers, consultants and contractors, for delivering digital solutions
  • To ensure timely and cost effective development of solutions meeting quality standards
  • To collaborate with developers across other teams to ensure integration and successfully delivery of new features

Key Accountabilities:
  • Manage the sprint backlog to provide a breakdown of development activities for the product/technical teams
  • Ensure both functional and non-functional requirements are clear and understood within Epics, User Stories, tasks and scenarios.
  • Track the functionality of the development effort
  • Manage risk through Agile releases and product tracking
  • Track value after release and feedback to Digital Solution Owner
  • Drive collaboration across stakeholder representatives from all aspects of the project, including developers, testers and architects
  • Manage operational relationship with third party suppliers, consultants and contractors for delivery of consumer/patient digital solutions

Key skills and Experience:
  • Agile & SCRUM methodology experience
  • +5 years of front-end development experience (JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3) and responsive design.
  • +5 years of experience with front-end web frameworks and tools (React, Angular) and load page speed and performance optimization.
  • +5 years of experience working with mobile application development (iOS, Android)
  • Experience working with teams using continuous integration, continuous deployment, and automated testing with one week iterations a plus and agile software development tools (Jira, GitHub, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Good understanding of back-end technologies to contribute to the optimizing of REST APIs design with back-end team.
  • Experience working with globally distributed development teams
  • Experience managing complex development partner and 3rd party relationships
  • Strong IT project delivery background
  • Product orientated with a pragmatic approach
  • Good communication skills
  • [a plus] 3+ years' experience in UI/UX testing with web and mobile applications
  • [a plus] 1+ years automated test experience using tools like Selenium and Robot Framework