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Perform Group

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Senior Front End Developer

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Manchester, United Kingdom

Its a really exciting time at Perform Group! We’re a technology company leading the way in sports media and broadcasting and transforming how people watch sports through our full HD live & on-demand OTT sports product, DAZN! We’re looking to further grow our development team and so are looking for a Senior Front End Developer to join our application development team. We are currently working on expanding our existing direct to consumer applications within the sports gaming sector and are also about to commence on expanding our product into the B2B market for a variety of partners. This is the ideal opportunity for a developer who is looking to work on award winning applications and software that is being distributed worldwide to a loyal and active audience. HERE’S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF) Lead the development of React applications delivering high quality, robust and testable code adhering to internal engineering procedures, code conventions and development methodologies Work closely with the UI/UX team to ensure the applications meet the designs and provide the best user experience Monitor application performance and resolve any issues or failures Work closely with the QA team throughout the development life-cycle to resolve any issues in the applications Mentor and support other developers in their day-to-day work Contribute to documentation that supports the development and support lifecycle. DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS? 4 years+ of deep knowledge and experience of OO JavaScript Experience with mobile first development (CSS & JavaScript best practices) Experience with latest JavaScript features, using ES6 IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAD THESE DESIRABLES TOO Experience with unit testing and end to end testing Experience working in an Agile software development environment HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US At Perform Group we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and good at it too! We have over 2,800 employees with an extensive network of freelance specialists. We have a strong team with experts from Netflix, Prime Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV. We’re growing rapidly and launching into new global markets every year. DAZN is our sports streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand. With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-term contract. DAZN has over 8,000 live events a year and features the widest array of live sports ever offered on one TV service. DAZN can play, pause and rewind anytime with no commercial interruptions and no long-term commitments. DAZN is currently available in Canada, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. In 2018, we’re soon to be launching in the US and Italy. Find out more at and THE BENEFITS YOU WILL ENJOY WHEN YOU JOIN WILL INCLUDE… 25 days’ annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), single cover Aviva Private medical insurance*, Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Travel Loan, Cycle to Work Scheme* and more. And there’s more…… you’ll have access to the Perform/DAZN online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme. If you fancy a move abroad, Perform are currently seeking the best talent in the world. *Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.

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