Front-End JavaScript Web Developer in Big Data and GIS space

at Brainnwave Ltd in Edinburgh

We are Scotland’s fastest growing start-up across the big data and GIS space; our development team and operations are based in Edinburgh, with an office opening soon in the US. We are building our go-to-market platform with a highly experienced leadership team – and we’re growing fast.


We are looking for an experienced and innovative JavaScript web developer to build our flagship platform. You will be in the team responsible for leading the entire front-end build using the latest tools and frameworks.


What we can offer you

  • Early entry into a small close-knit development team in a growing business
  • Use the best tools, practices, platforms and technology available
  • Greenfield development on a clean and modern React and Python codebase with no legacy code
  • Agile development
  • Completely flat management structure
  • Great location in New Town
  • Dedicated in-house UX/UI design


What you can offer us

  • Commercial experience building cutting-edge responsive websites using frameworks like AngularJS and React
  • Commercial experience on a UNIX-like platform
  • Expert JavaScript, LESS and SASS CSS skills
  • Experience building market places or similarly complex and distributed dynamic and data API drivenwebsites
  • A portfolio of amazing high-performance websites behind you that demonstrate your talents
  • An understanding of architectural and design best practices and how to make flexible and scalable software that never fails
  • A genuinely perfectionist attitude to development, tempered by just enough pragmatism


What would really float our boat

  • GIS experience
  • Python experience
  • Experience with dashboards or widget toolkits
  • Experience with very large volumes of data
  • Docker, AWS, git, Jenkins, nginx


How to apply
For more information and to apply please send your CV and cover letter to the email address provided.


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Published at 03 Oct 2017
Expires on 03 Dec 2017