Senior Web Developer

Keeping people secure – safeguarding their businesses, their reputations, their lives – takes intellect, insight and intuition. Honed to the nth degree. Tech tamers and cyber gurus who live in the future, strike at pace, and put themselves in the shoes of friend and foe – for how else can you kill a threat before it happens?

Department
Technical
Salary
£60K - £70K
Location
Oxford
Type of Hire
Permanent
Ref No
374

What does a Senior Web Developer do?

Our Senior Web Developers are Java maestros and forward thinkers who keep our Cyber Security division firing on all cylinders. They play a lead role in producing robust, ground breaking, rich web applications used to detect cyber security events amongst billions of DNS queries. They’re here to ensure that when it comes to quality of service, we’re second to none.

As Senior Web Developer you will be part of Nominet's growing Cyber Security division which brings together a dedicated product development team, an expanding sales team, a cyber research team and leading industry advisors. You will play a lead role in producing robust, ground breaking, rich web applications used to detect cyber security events manifesting amongst billions of DNS queries.

Take ownership
Design and develop web applications to meet our highest-quality standards. Take the reins in everything from requirements capture, analysis and design to carrying out complex bespoke changes.

Manage to the nth degree
Confidently handle whatever comes your way: processes, releases, stakeholder expectations and feedback. Diagnose and fix productions issues and deal with the unknowns. Be a stickler for security, all the time. All without needing to be told.  

Be a super-connector
Be the go-to front-end authority everyone counts on, developing and building relationships across your team and beyond. Be an inspirational leader for members in your team. Help tech and non-tech colleagues by being crystal clear and easy to follow – face-to-face and in writing.

Maintain excellent standards
You’re here to take the lead on the design of web based user interfaces across Nominet’s cyber software stack and ensure the user experience is industry-leading.

 

The skills and experience they bring...

Excellent JavaScript knowledge, with particular focus on AngularJS, combined with a proven history of designing and crafting high quality web applications.

Hands-on UX design skills and excellent knowledge of building first-class user experiences in web applications.

They are an inspirational manager and mentor to team members, ensuring high performance and delivery across the team.

They know their way around a range of technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Angular, jQuery, React.