A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK


Frontend Developer

Job type Full time
Location Huthwaite


At nmcn we’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. Our vision and values are extremely important to us, along with the continued growth and opportunity for our people. We place people at the heart of what we do, and work in partnership with our clients and customers to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch.

An opportunity has arisen for a Frontend Developer to work on a varied workload of projects and change requests. We build, host and maintain the majority of our systems and applications; supporting our head offices and our teams out in the field. Our development teams are responsible for reviewing business requirements and translating these into business enhancing, mobile first, applications that we then build and implement in line with industry best practise standards. We host our own cloud and manage our own infrastructure which enables us to be innovative and stay ahead in our industry. 
What you’ll be doing day to day

Working on business approved projects
  1. Interpret requirements into working code
  2. Liaising with operational teams to ensure successful delivery
  3. Provide accurate timescales and updates to Project Coordinator
  4. Communicate and escalate issues to Lead and Project Coordinator, where required
Supporting released projects for an outlined period
  1. Working with operational teams to understand ‘real’ errors and rectify accordingly
  2. Support the transition into support once project has moved into the production environment
Other activities
  1. Follow the Secure Development Policy and Development Standards
  2. Work within a team
  3. Daily Stand-ups to track progress and be proactive with issues
  4. Expanding knowledge and experience of the systems used by nmcn Plc staff

The experience we're looking for in a candidate
  • Demonstrable experience of working with Vue.js or similar frameworks/libraries
  • Experience with TypeScript
  • Responsive web design and grids
  • Intuitive UX/UI design
  • Excellent background in HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Understanding of backend technologies
  • Working with Git
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge and experience working with Design Patterns
  • Proven track record delivering to requirements and expectations
  • Extensive experience of working with Business Critical systems is desirable
  • An excellent communicator both verbal and written (including tact and diplomacy)
  • Be able to write clean and maintainable code (in line with coding standards and best practice), with relevant comments
  • Be proactive and have intuition
  • Self-motivation, passion and a driven ‘can do’ attitude 
  • Be collaborative and forward thinking; maintaining a healthy knowledge of industry changes and technology advancements
  • Challenge the status quo

The personal attributes we're looking for
  • Desire to understand and promote the Company purpose, vision, values and culture
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required 
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence 
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
  • Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service
  • Experience in a fast paced, national and multi-site business
  • Self starter who has the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines

What we can offer you
  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Free parking
  • Part remote working
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance 
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution 
  • Annual salary reviews

24 June 2020