Job Description

Role: React.js Developer
Location: Leeds
 
Now is the time to become a digital disrupter. The opportunity is here in Leeds —what’s stopping you?
 
Join Accenture in Leeds and help transform leading organisations, communities and digital products that have local, national and international impact. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and innovate provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

This is what we do…
Though we offer a wide range of services to the market, a core part of what we do is build exciting, modern, digital products for our clients. We work across the UK and the globe with an exciting array of clients across all industries helping them power some of the world’s best-known digital products and services. We have partnered successfully with Channel 4 over the past two years to build their All 4 product and are excited to be helping them with their growth in Leeds. They join an ever-growing list of high-profile clients that we work within the City and wider region.
We are evangelists of agile engineering and the media & entertainment industry. Despite being a large global brand with over 482,000 employees, we strive to cultivate thriving local environments and ensure we focus on the individual. We’re excited about bringing this to Leeds.

This is what we’re looking for…
  • Candidates passionate about building and running consumer-facing digital products to join our engineering team in Leeds
  • Born collaborators, who thrive when working in a dynamic agile engineering environment
  • A keen eye for production performance, operability and maintainability and security
 
Key skills and responsibilities
  • Strong JavaScript skills with wide-ranging interest in different frameworks and implementations, including significant experience working with React/Redux and Node
  • A keen eye for production performance, operability and maintainability and security
  • Experience building cloud-native Digital products and an awareness of the infrastructure concepts and challenges that power those JavaScript applications
  • Experience in using automated testing platforms, unit tests, UI testing frameworks and REST APIs


Qualifications

 


This is what’s in it for you…
  • Work with a team of highly-motivated front-end engineers, who engender a strong development culture
  • Work with exciting household brands like Channel 4, developing and shaping their products
  • Shape and impact Accenture Digital in the local region and its growth story in Leeds
  • Access to a comprehensive learning platform which supports a wide range of training courses, internally and externally
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays and 3 additional days for charitable work of your choice
  • Private Healthcare (BUPA)
  • Gym Subsidies of up to 50% to a maximum of £60 a month
  • Travel Season Ticket Loans /Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Accenture Advantage retail discounts with brands such as Amazon, Selfridges, Harrods, Topshop and M&S
  
You’ll want to work with us if:
 
You want to work for a global company that has unmatched experience and specialized skills across 40 industries
Accenture provides a broad variety of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. We work at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their partners. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
  
You want comprehensive, continuous training for your specialist area, as well as for professional skills development
We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
 
You want to be part of a 'Truly Human' environment
Accenture provides an extensive network of over 1,300 trained mental health allies and prioritises mental health at the top of our UKI Inclusion & Diversity Agenda. We are committed to raising awareness and educating Accenture people about our LGBT community while supporting our LGBT employees worldwide. Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
 
Other important details…
 
  • Salary: £25,000 to £67,000 (depending on skills and experience)
  • Travel: Up to 100% flexibility to travel
  • Closing Date: 31/03/2020
  • Other: Offers of employment subject to satisfactory BPSS clearance
  • We have roles available across a range of Accenture career levels including; Analyst, Senior Analyst, Specialist and Associate Manager/Manager Levels.
 

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