9 days ago
  • LevelMid Level
  • ProfessionsWebsite Developer, Front-end Developer, Software Developer
  • TypeFull Time
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

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Kraken Technologies licences the Kraken software and its associated operating model to clients.
Current clients are both the Octopus Energy Retail businesses around the world as well as external energy clients such as Good Energy, Origin, EDF, E On, Eni Plenitude & Queensland Energy - with many more expected to join over the next few years!
We’re looking for a talented front end developer to join our team to help us build, maintain and optimise the client facing website for the brand.
We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about code, curious, and eager to learn.
You’ll be working closely with (and learning from) our team of front end developers alongside other talented people in the tech department as well as our global Kraken marketing team. You’ll solve problems with technology to make us, and the industry, smarter and better for customers.

What you'll do...

  • Can write solid, semantic HTML and have experience writing SASS
  • Have experience with JavaScript frameworks, particularly the React stack.
  • Have experience in crafting mobile-first responsive sites for a range of devices
  • Know how to develop websites that meet AAA accessibility guidelines.
  • Can create code that works consistently across different browsers and platforms
  • Can take Photoshop/Figma designs and bring them to life in code
  • Experience with the Django templating language a plus

What you'll need...

  • React
  • Next
  • GraphQL & Apollo
  • Styled components & SASS
  • Jest & React Testing Library
  • Webpack
  • TypeScript
  • Django/Python (server-side and templating)

We're very excited to be growing our team. We're looking for skills and experience to help shape and define the future of not only our team, but the wider business at a global scale. If you're reading this and grinning, please apply! There are huge challenges to tackle, and we need amazing people who are keen to get stuck in.
If this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.
Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.

Skills Required

  • Website Development
  • Frontend Development
  • Software Development

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