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Front End Developer with Frog Systems

Location: Scotland (Remote)

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 (Discretion for more relevant experience)

Full-time, Permanent

Immediate start

IMPORTANT – Please state your salary expectations for this role in your cover letter, even if it is above the stated range.

This is a unique opportunity to join a socially driven, innovative organisation and develop both your skills and responsibility within the role.

About the Company


“Frog Systems are a Software Development company specialising in the provision of Platforms and Portals addressing Mental, Social and Physical Wellness and Wellbeing. Our unique selling point is the use of lived experience videos to provide real-world stories of help, support and guidance. The service is also integrated with a cutting edge reporting and analytics toolset to provide unparalleled information on the issues affecting your users, staff or community.

The platforms we build are versatile, impactful and scalable, acting as a tool to help a wide variety of organisations with a duty of care to provide essential targeted information and support services to their employees and members on the issues that can adversely impact their everyday lives.

Frog Systems is now a high-growth ‘tech for good’ Software as a Service (SaaS) organisation benefitting from significant new financial backing and a healthy pipeline of clients.”


Read more about the vision and values of the Frog Systems team on their website.

The Role

As a result of further investment, significant new contract wins and planned growth, Frog Systems is now looking to hire a Front End Developer to join the team in Scotland. The successful candidate will join a young, growing team, dedicated to spreading awareness of mental wellness.

Working closely with the COO, the right candidates will be in a position to make a significant contribution to Frog Systems platforms and assist in the shaping of the technical direction of the company. You will support the trading activities of Frog Systems, through competent and enthusiastic technical and development support to the organisation, demonstrating a passion for Frog and its long-term objectives.

Frog Systems work with a range of technologies including:

  • JavaScript, Bootstrap, CSS, Vue.js, SCSS, NodeJS

You will be expected to integrate with the current team and undertake a range of tasks from existing and new projects within one of these existing structures.


Primary responsibilities are working on the customer-facing elements of the company’s solutions developing and designing the way in which their application interacts with users and customers.


There is a wide range of potential projects and workstreams you will be interacting with and they are also looking for individuals who are looking to put their own ideas forward for the continual development of the platform. Frog Systems love good ideas.

Location

Frog have a head office in Glasgow however are happy to offer a hybrid or fully remote way of working as required.

Benefits

Frog Systems are continually looking to develop their benefits programme and are currently offering:

  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible schedule
  • Company events
  • Share ownership scheme
  • Profit sharing scheme
  • Sick pay
  • Wellness programmes
  • Work from home and flexible working for all
  • Flexibility for personal leave requirements

The role holds tremendous potential for professional development as the right candidate would find themselves as a key team member in this rapidly growing business. With an excellent salary, share options and profit share, this represents a unique opportunity for a driven individual to bring their creativity and energy to a relatively blank canvas.

Frog also provide training solutions allowing continual personal and professional development for our teams as well as the time to actually use them!

This is a permanent role within a small but growing team so good interpersonal skills are important as is a genuine enthusiasm for bringing to life their work in the mental health and wellbeing space.

Requirements

This role would suit a digitally-savvy individual capable of contributing and working independently but also collaboratively within a busy and supportive team. You should also have the desire to work in an entrepreneurial environment and enjoy the challenge of building complex solutions and being able to contribute to the growth and development of the team and our solutions.

Essential experience and knowledge:

  • Previous experience creating a SPA in VueJs or other similar JavaScript frameworks (React, Angular)
  • Previous experience using CSS frameworks like bootstrap, bulma, vuetify
  • Experience integrating APIs into front-end solutions (REST API etc)
  • Understanding of Version Control systems, in particular, Git
  • Capability to design from mobile first principle

Desirable experience and knowledge:

  • Experience in WordPress
  • Experience in Server-Side-Rendered applications (NuxtJS etc)
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite

Essential qualities:

  • Passionate and enthusiastic
  • Methodical and Analytical in approach to work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm to learn and explore new technical opportunities.
  • Positive and proactive approach
  • Keen to take responsibility

Frog Systems are looking for someone who is willing to grow and learn with them. If this is you, then please do apply.

If you have any questions about this role or the organisation please contact jobs@aai-employability.org.uk. Please do not under any circumstances contact the employer directly as doing so may negatively impact your employment opportunity.

Application

The closing date for applications is 8 April 2022, 12 noon.


Please submit a CV and tailored Cover Letter through the AAI online application form on our website. Examples of what we expect in an application can be found HERE.


IMPORTANT – Please submit your application documents in the format of [Your full name] CV and [Your full name] CL. Please link any online portfolio work in your CV or Cover Letter.


All applications must be submitted by 12 noon on the closing date. State A) your availability and B) relevant experience and demonstrate how your skills match the specific requirements of the job description.

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