Front-end Developer at EtchPosted on: 05/18/2021
**Company** =========== Since setting out in 2012, [Etch](https://etch.co/) has worked with dozens of startups and multinational companies to [design and engineer software](https://etch.co/work). We establish long-term relationships with clients to help them improve and maintain their online services. We work closely with large teams to design and build web apps and design systems, including: * An Angular design system used by a team of 50+ developers, to develop multiple front-end apps, for 6 different brands and millions of end-users. * A Vue component library, including assistance with integration. We work closely with the internal development team to support the UIs use in multiple apps and countries. * A suite of apps and widgets used by a UK sustainability charity. * A suite of apps for a company in the accountancy industry. Over 40,000 users a month depend on this software to achieve their goals. **Role** ======== We're looking for someone with solid skills and experience in building web software. You'll be working on problem-solving products that are used by millions of people. * You are someone who enjoys the endless endeavour of creating and improving user interfaces. * You have experience in one or more of these libraries and frameworks: Vue, Angular, or React. * You build interfaces that look great on any screen size and can be used with keyboard, touch, or mouse input. * You have knowledge of the latest techniques and technology used to develop SPAs and PWAs. * You always consider user journeys, states and interactions when building views. * You care about the fundamentals of the web — accessibility, usability, performance. * You strive to write robust, maintainable, future-friendly code. **On a daily basis you’ll be:** * Gathering information to understand new requirements. * Building reusable components. * Creating interface views and states. * Testing and refining interactions. * Communicating progress with clients. **You’ll also spend some time:** * Fixing bugs, updating and maintaining codebases. * Contributing to proposals for new projects. * Scoping features and planning sprints. Perks ===== **Work remotely**Canterbury (near London) is our hometown, but we’re a distributed team so you can work from **anywhere in the UK** and benefit from **flexible hours**. **Hangout with the team**We arrange **quarterly meet-ups** to bring everyone together and hang out for a few days. **Relax and unplug**It’s important that we step away from the screen. We work **4-day weeks in the summer**, we take an extra week off at Christmas, and everyone is entitled to a **paid sabbatical** when they decide that they need to unplug. **Learn and improve**Each member of the team gets a “betterment budget” to pay for **conference trips** and books, or improve their workspace with **new furniture and tech**. Apply ===== Send us an email to introduce yourself and explain why you think a role at Etch would suit you. * Position: Front-end Developer * Location: UK * Contract: Full-time, permanent * Salary: £28,000 to £35,000 (+profit share) **Please only apply if…** * **You are a UK resident** — as much as we’d like to fish in a bigger talent pool, we can’t hire anyone from outside of the UK due to employment laws. * **You have 2 years of industry experience** — we need someone who can get up to speed quickly and is already familiar with the end-to-end process of shipping software.