Appnovation helps brands thrive through innovative, people-inspired experiences and solutions. By embracing the powerful combination of technology and agility, we seamlessly integrate strategy, experience, design, development and analytics.

We create standout digital experiences by collaborating with brands to understand the individual challenges and goals for every initiative. Focusing on our clients’ customers, we effectively combine empathy, evidence and real-world insight so that solutions are derived from truth and meaning. Appnovation is an award-winning team dedicated to inspiring possibility.

Appnovation Technologies is currently looking for an experienced and talented Developer with experience around Contentful, React and Next.js in particular who is looking for the next exciting step in their career to join our team. The successful candidate will work on innovative projects that span our offices across Europe, providing expert development skills within our agile cross-functional teams.

THE ROLE 

You will be responsible for providing hands-on development expertise at senior to lead level on client projects, overseeing code quality, technical approach, architectural alignment and technical direction for junior developers. 

You will join our team of JAM Stack engineers, contributing to the development of client websites. You will collaborate with the team on planning and estimation ceremonies and work closely with project management on owning and updating development tasks in Jira.

You will be able to communicate effectively with the team and be able to provide clear and proactive status updates.

The ideal candidate will have worked in a digital agency or consultancy environment who finds the prospect of growing with us and self-development an exciting prospect. 

YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO  

  • Build responsive web-based systems using React, extending into usage within popular frameworks such as Next.js and alike 
  • Work with Contentful (or experience with similar CMS’s) closely, collaborating with our creative UI/UX teams to find great solutions and effective interpretations of client’s needs 
  • Work closely with European house-hold name clients on exciting projects in a fast paced environment
  • Develop flexible and well-structured front-end architectures for a wide variety of clients 

WHO YOU ARE 

  • Problem-solving approach applied to complex client problems 
  • Thirst for knowledge, exploring new developments and techniques as they arrive. 
  • Open-mindedness to work in multidisciplinary teams
  • Eager to work with an evolving tech stack, collaborating with other departments to create solutions

CORE SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Progressive front end development experience, you can develop across multiple platforms 
  • Experience with Contentful CMS (or similar)
  • Good knowledge of React, extending into usage within popular frameworks such as Next.js and alike 
  • Experience working with 3rd Party REST/GRAPHQL API Experience working with 3rd Party REST/GRAPHQL API 
  • Good HTML5, XHTML, CSS/CSS3 and JavaScript skills 
  • Version control with GIT and practices such as Git Flow or alike
  • Good understanding of Web Accessibility
  • Experience working with CaaS, Headless CMS or traditional monolithic CMS
  • Typescript experience



NICE TO HAVE SKILLS

  • Experience working in a consultancy or agency environment
  • Experience working client facing
  • Experience working with modern authentication mechanisms 
  • Experience working with ESLint and other code level validation tooling
  • Knowledge of Static Site Generation and best uses cases considered beneficial 
  • Knowledge of  testing with Jest, Enzyme and/or Cypress
  • Knowledge of State management using Redux or alike considered beneficial 

WHAT DOES APPNOVATION HAVE TO OFFER? 

  • A fun and dynamic work environment  
  • Work that is challenging and rewarding 
  • Rocketing growth – yours and ours. Lots of opportunity for personal and professional growth. We are a culture of internal promotions. 
  • Health Benefits Package 
  • Well-being Allowance 
  • A very flexible approach to remote working



Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies! Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
At Appnovation, we recognize that diverse teams are the strongest teams. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is not only something that we embrace - we celebrate it! We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds, lived experiences and industries to apply. Come join us at Appnovation, and learn more about how we stay true to our company values as we build better lives through better digital.

Accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process.

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