Front End Developer

Chess ICT
Up to £30,000 per annum
12 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Chess are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic, talented and creative Front End Developer to join our growing Digital Development team, reporting into the Senior Developer Leader based in our office on Paisley.

The successful candidate will be experienced in using the latest techniques to build rich, interactive, modern web applications whilst being rooted in development standards and best practices. You will work within an agile team to deliver web applications to a wide range of clients; from small business to large enterprise.

Officially #1 – The Sunday Times Best Company to Work For 2018

Chess are one of the UK’s leading Voice, Connect, Cloud, Cybersecurity and Digital solution providers,helping over 30,000 businesses grow through innovative technology and expert advice.

Not only do we pride ourselves on our award-winning service, we are also extremely proud to have been placed 1st in ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work for’ list 2018 after 9 consecutive years in the top 100.

“a GREAT place to work, a GREAT place to be a customer”

Duties to include but not restricted to:

Skills & Qualities you will need to demonstrate:

  • Minimum 3 years’ JavaScript development including working with Angular
  • Strong HTML, CSS
  • Umbraco experience is desirable
  • Experience of Agile methodologies and the Scrum framework
  • Clear understanding of emerging industry trends and standards
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Goal oriented, responsible, proactive and independent

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to use the following technologies:

Languages, Frameworks & Platforms:

  • C#, .NET, MVC, HTML 5, CSS 3, CSS Preprocessors, Angular, Kendo UI, Microsoft Azure.


  • Agile (Scrum), Unit testing, TDD, Continuous integration, Source Control.


  • SQL Server, MongoDB


  • Visual Studio, Git, SQL Server Management Studio

Package Details:

Basic salary: Up to £30,000 depending on experience.

Benefits include: Pension, Health Care, Life Assurance and Loyalty Scheme, Company Online Benefits – where you can save money on almost all of your lifestyle expenses from buying a car to eating out in a restaurant. In addition, we offer free food each day for breakfast club (and lunch at certain sites) and we have wellbeing social clubs with the options to do things such as Yoga, Running, walking.

Hours: 37½ hours per week Monday to Friday, normal office hours apply.

Holiday Allowance: 20 days paid holiday p.a. increased upon anniversaries, ultimately to 24 days p.a., plus public holidays

“Play Your Part”

Our growth creates opportunity for everyone to progress their career, to develop knowledge and skill, to gain reward and recognition and to maximise their potential. The growth and success of our people ensures the growth and success of our business. We believe that “if you’re not growing, we’re not growing”.

If you are looking for a career that brings exciting challenges and opportunities, then Chess is the place for you.

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