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London, England up to £40,000 p.a.
Advert Date:   Friday, 16th September 2022
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Job Title:   Front End Developer (React)
Organisation:   Natural History Museum
Salary:   up to £40,000 p.a.
Type:   Full-Time Position
Location:   London, England
Closing Date:   Monday, 3rd October 2022
Job Ref No:   AMFED
Job Summary
You will join one of our cross-functional product teams, consisting of developers, UX, designers, content authors and product managers. It is a collaborative team, with each member working alongside one another, devising, and implementing a solution for the challenge being addressed. The output spans multiple digital products, including websites, web apps and other customer-facing interfaces.

Our goal is to make engaging, novel digital experiences, that are performant, accessible, and secure.

Our tech stack includes React, NextJS, GraphQL, REST API, Tailwind, Jenkins, Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), Cypress, Jest, Axe, Axios.

We collaborate using Figma, Miro, Trello, Jira and Teams.

Our philosophy of product is aligned with the Silicon Valley Product Group, and in particular Marty Cagan.

We work within a hybrid work model, supporting a combination of work-on-site / work-from-home as arranged by each product team.

You’ll find a culture that is inclusive, diverse, supportive, and fun. You will have opportunities to connect with the other communities in the museum, such as scientists, researchers, educators, and more. You’ll have access to both the rich heritage and the modern purpose that the museum embraces and promotes.

Are you the right candidate?
We are looking for someone who has:

• Commercial experience using React & Next.js, working with and extending components.
• Understanding for how to diagnose a web page for accessibility, security, and performance best practices.
• Knowledge of code control systems, such as Git, and deployment processes such as continuous integration.
• A spirit of collaboration, a thirst to improve your knowledge, a respect of your team members, and a desire to leave a positive impact on the world.

About Us
We are a world-class visitor attraction and leading science research centre. We care for more than 80 million objects spanning billions of years and welcome more than five million visitors annually and 16 million visits to our website and portfolio of digital products.  

Our vision is of a future where both people and the planet thrive. Diversity is one of our core values and we strive to build a workplace where everyone feels a sense of belonging. All new staff who join us learn about the importance of diversity and inclusion to the Museum and how to contribute to creating an inclusive environment.

In today's challenging times, we will create advocates for the planet: individuals who feel sufficiently informed, confident, and motivated to make wise decisions, to get involved, and to use their influence and actions to make a positive difference to the global future.

We need everyone to have the passion and drive to help us with our mission to create advocates for our planet and inspire millions to care about the natural world.

Join us and be a part of this exciting and purpose-driven chapter in the museum’s journey.
  Application Instructions
If that sounds like you, please apply online on the Natural History Museum’s careers portal.

Closing date: 9am Monday, 3 October 2022

Interviews expected w/c Monday, 10 October 2022

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