Front End Angular Developer at miPic

at miPic in London

miPic seeking Frontend Angular Developer for 1-3 month contract role with view to permanent.
Fee - £300 to £400 per day

miPic is a new social community that empowers creativity. Users can become the artist or photographer and turn their passion into awesome print products and earn money for free. miPic users can share and sell their pics or create their own products via the iPhone app or Desktop / Mobile website.

Are you highly skilled and passionate about building beautiful web applications with AngularJS that will be used by people worldwide? If so, we want to talk to you.

Our Shoreditch based Startup launched in Beta during 2014 and went on to win Virgin’s Voom competition pitching to Sir Richard Branson. MiPic completed a Crowdfunding campaign in 2015 and soft launched in 2016 with users in over 165 countries and worldwide customers.
We have been featured by - The Next Web,, Appear Here, Virgin, Android Pit, Bloguettes, Dice and more.

The company has now successfully completed additional seed investment and is now building a team of rockstars and ninjas to take over the world in 2017… Want to join our adventure?

Job Description

We are looking for an AngularJS Developer responsible for the client side of our service over the coming 3 months, with a view to it becoming a permanent role thereafter. Your primary focus will be to lead the continued building and refinement of the existing user interface for our mobile and desktop web app, with a focus on performance and a pixel-perfect representation of the original designs. A solid grasp of design aesthetics and UX is a must.
You will be working directly alongside the CEO and CTO back-end developer and communicate with the API using standard methods. A thorough understanding of all of the components of our platform and infrastructure is required.


● Delivering a complete front end application
● Ensuring high performance on mobile and desktop
● Writing tested, idiomatic, and documented JavaScript, HTML and CSS
● Cooperating with the back-end developer who maintains the RESTful API
● Communicating with external web services
● Working with the design team software to export for Front End

Skills and Qualifications

● 5 years plus experience at agency and in house level
● Proficiency with JavaScript and HTML5
● Professional, precise communication skills
● Deep knowledge of AngularJS practices and commonly used modules based on extensive work experience
● Creating self-contained, reusable, and testable modules and components
● Ensuring a clear dependency chain, in regard to the app logic as well as the file system
● Ability to provide SEO solutions for single page apps
● Thorough understanding of the responsibilities of the platform, database, API, caching layer, proxies, and other web services used in the system
● Validating user actions on the client side and providing responsive feedback
● Writing non-blocking code, and resorting to advanced techniques such as multi-threading, when needed
● Creating custom, general use modules and components which extend the elements and modules of core AngularJS
● Experience with all levels of operation available to the front-end, such as from creating XHRs in vanilla JS to using a custom wrapper around $resource
● Experience with building the infrastructure for serving the front-end app and assets
● Architecting and automating the build process for production, using task runners or scripts
● Experience working with SASS or LESS
● Documenting the code inline using JSDoc or other conventions
● Writing extensive unit tests using automated TDD tasks

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Published at 16 Mar 2017
Expires on 16 Apr 2017