We’re a global engineering, management and development consultancy. Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients’ businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.A fundamental part of this is respecting each person’s differences and striving to meet their needs. Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence.At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust. About the role:Mott MacDonald is a uniquely diverse £1 billion employee-owned, engineering and development consultancy serving the public and private sector around the world. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to become a Lead Front-end Developer within our Digital Ventures Unit. The home office location is London, where you will join and become a key part of our global team and business.We help our clients put information at the heart of what they do and derive ever greater value from it. Our focus is the provision of outcome focused, game-changing results. This is powered by a unique combination of domain plus digital expertise, harnessing 120 years of engineering legacy alongside the power of cutting-edge technology, from both Mott MacDonald and our partners. By ‘connecting innovation to outcomes’ we can continue to enable better outcomes across the planning, delivery, and operation of our client’s asset base.You will be part of an exciting team responsible for developing our cloud-based web interface, supporting advanced analytics, complex mapping and immersive visualisation. Our platform is currently used by our largest clients across the world, and you’ll be working with our team to scale it. We are seeking a demonstrable ability to create rich front-end functionality and experience in working with data.
Responsibilities:The specific duties include:
Candidate specification: We are seeking a dynamic and talented person with solid commercial experience and a passion for technology, with a period of this time in a leadership capacity, mentoring others. The successful candidate will be able to show work produced from this period and describe their specific inputs. The candidate should have a strong understanding of UX/UI design, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards.
Abilities:The successful candidate must be a team player and effective communicator, confident in their capability, whilst able to recognise areas for development. They should have a natural ability in leading and developing others, nurturing best practice and consciousness in everyone. They must also be able to think creatively and should always be seeking new and more efficient ways to improve the application and associated development processes.
Requirements:Essential skills and experience required:
Nice to have: It would also be advantageous if you had exposure to any of the following: