IT / ERP / CRM Software

Head Of Web Development

Full Time

We are seeking a Head of Web Development who will play a vital role in delivering web applications which engage our customers, are easy to use and attractive. You will deliver AngularJS applications utilising HTML5, CSS3, JQuery and Javascript which is built for API integration, optimised to have the smallest possible footprint and look stunning from mobile through to desktop. You will be excited to work in a high growth organisation and you will thrive when priorities are changeable and timelines are short. There is a suite of angular based applications that need to be developed, maintained and optimised, you will play a key part in this!

Contribute to preparation of designs and ensure the user experience is simple and engaging. You will contribute to UX mock-ups using wireframes and storyboarding where required.

Role Specification

The ability to lead the team and work alongside the rest of the technology team in tandem.
Project planning, keep track of progress alongside project managers.
Define development standards and ensure they are upheld. Evolve this process and ensure people work to standards.
Report project status to key stakeholders
Delegate development work accordingly throughout the team, taking a step back from coding but diving in where necessary
Release management; ensure code is checked and to standard before release. Provide release notes and distribute to VP of Engineering and other relevant stakeholders
Deployment, manage roll back procedures and oversee deployment
Recruitment of developers into each of the teams
Essential Skills

Extensive experience of delivering HTML, CSS, JQuery and Javascript code for commercial applications
Experience developing AngularJS based applications
Expert knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 and responsive web design
Expert knowledge of AngularJS
Detailed knowledge of development pipelines and CI / CD
Promoter of good practice through Agile
Desired Skills

Experience with Git for source control
WebRTC video integration
Experience with browser plugins and extensions
Visual Studio
.NET / ASP.NET web forms development experience. C# and / or VB.NET.
Experience working with SASS and mixins
Experience working with grunt / gulp task runners and Node
Web sockets
Experience working within an Agile environment
Advanced knowledge of JQuery / REST API integration and security
Knowledge of effective UX design
Strong working experience with Adobe Photoshop
Ideally knowledge of delivering 3rd party plugins and detection
Experience with usability / experience testing a benefit
Experience of delivering content for IOS and Android a benefit
Person Specification

Autonomy – Works under general direction within a clear framework of accountability. Exercises substantial personal responsibility and autonomy. Plans own work to meet given objectives and processes.
Influence – Influences team and specialist peers internally. Influences customers at account level and suppliers. Has some responsibility for the work of others and for the allocation of resources. Participates in external activities related to own specialism. Makes decisions which influence the success of projects and team objectives.
Complexity – Performs a broad range of complex technical or professional work activities, in a variety of contexts. Investigates, defines and resolves complex problems.
Business skills – Selects appropriately from applicable standards, methods, tools and applications. Demonstrates an analytical and systematic approach to problem solving.
Communicates fluently orally and in writing, and can present complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences. Facilitates collaboration between stakeholders who share common objectives. Plans, schedules and monitors work to meet time and quality targets and in accordance with relevant legislation and procedures. Rapidly absorbs new technical information and applies it effectively. Has a good appreciation of the wider field of information systems, their use in relevant employment areas and how they relate to the business activities of the employer or client. Maintains an awareness of developing technologies and their application and takes some responsibility for personal development.

Company Overview

Push Doctor are working in partnership with NHS practices across the country to provide video appointments with NHS GPs to patients. Our partnership approach empowers patients and the NHS to leverage the benefits of our digital solution and our technology fully integrates with NHS clinical systems to ensure a continuity of patient safety and care. Patients do not need to de-register from their practice and will remain with their trusted family GP.

Push Dr Values:

Empathy

We are curious, caring and passionate. We have experienced healthcare ourselves and use research and insight to understand the aspects of healthcare we have yet to experience. Whenever empathy seems out of reach, we are proactive in bringing it into focus.

Ambition

We carve the path for others to follow, setting industry standards and transforming healthcare for the better. We are anything but new to this and have so much to be proud of. Together, we are unstoppable.

Resilience

Everything we do should add value to our service. We optimise and occasionally overhaul every aspect of the experience we provide, challenging expectations of what health can (and should) be. This isn’t something that happens overnight, so we need to be resilient and never lose faith.

Benefits & Additional information

Competitive Salary
In house gym
Ping Pong table
Free snacks / food / drinks / fruit in the office
Flexible working hours
Working from Home Policy
Life Insurance
Enhanced family friendly policies
EAP helpline
Meditation app – Headspace