Thomson Reuters Web Front End Software Engineer in London, United Kingdom
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Business Unit*: Thomson Reuters Labs
Thomson Reuters Labs investigates the application of new technology to Thomson Reuters products. Technologies were are investigating or actively using include blockchain, augmented reality, machine learning and end-to-end encryption.
Labs exist are not tied to any particular business unit (Finance & Risk, Legal etc.) meaning that we are involved in a wide range of projects across a number of different subject areas.
The team itself is multi-disciplinary by design comprising specialists in software engineering, experience design, product and project management.
Position Title:Web Front End Software Engineer
First and foremost you are a software engineer. You understand software development practices, design patterns and how to use these skills within a team. Your primary focus will be in front-end web development for desktop and mobile devices.
You would: * Work in an agile team, and will collaboratively design, document and implement the next generation of Web Applications. * Be responsible for the design and development of both internal and consumer facing web products. Our aim is to provide a truly unique, integrated and real-time experience for the end-user across a wide range of applications and devices. * Be given great independence in your work so essential self-management skills are a must. * Agree with our preferred approach that engineering appropriateness and the best compromise is often the preferred approach. Successful candidates may also have a strong background in another development language/platform.
Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities: *
Writing, building and testing code both locally and in deployed environments. Reviewing wireframes and screen-designs to understand the proposition and present different/better ways of doing things. Working in collaboration with design and back-end colleagues. Presenting to peers.
*Key Relationships: *
Software engineers, designers, product managers and project stakeholders.
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Job: *Technology Development Family Group
Organization: *Technology & Ops - Applied Innovation
Title: Web Front End Software Engineer
Location: GBR-London-London-GBR-London-30 South Colonnade
Requisition ID: JREQ086062