Front-End Developer Gatsby

Technology · Remote, London, City of
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Nexford University is looking for a Frontend Gatsby Developer to join our team and assist us in evolving our marketing site and greenfield partner site. Together with the team you will build features to be used by hundreds of thousands of prospective customers. Nexford is a next-generation university that relies on data and insights to constantly improve products and processes to deliver ever improving outcomes for our learners; there is a wealth of opportunity to make a real difference in this role and help people all over the world while transforming higher education! The ideal candidate combines a passion for tech with deep experience in frontend development. 


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Design, implement, test, deploy, and maintain features used by leads, customers, and partners. 
  • Perform code reviews, and refactor code as needed to keep code base current 
  • Collaborate with the product owners, marketing, QA, and other developers  


Competencies: 

  • Innovative, critical, and original thinking 
  • Progressive attitude and growth mindset 
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills 
  • Attention to details and quality obsessed 
  • Problem solving and fast-paced decision making 


The ideal candidate:   

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or related field 
  • 4+ years' work experience in frontend development including React or Gatsby 
  • Strong Typescript developer 
  • Your code must be readable, testable, and follow best practices 
  • Customer centric ideas to shape and improve the site 
  • Experience with continuous delivery 


Preference will be given to candidates with: 

  • Gatsby experience 
  • Contentful experience 


Compensation and Benefits 

  • Work at a company with a social mission where you can make a real difference in the world 
  • A market-competitive compensation 
  • A friendly fully remote team in the US, UK, Ukraine, Egypt, and Nigeria 
  • An entrepreneurial and highly stimulating environment 
  • An environment where you will be technically and intellectually challenged 


About Nexford University 

Nexford University is a next-generation university based in Washington DC offering a competency-based learning model. Nexford’s mission is to enable greater social and economic mobility by providing an affordable high-quality education that will positively impact millions of lives around the world.  Nexford offers the following degrees and certificates: Associate of Applied Science in Business (AAS), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), MBA, eight undergraduate certificates and three graduate certificates in the field of business. Nexford provides learners with a fully online global education based on mastery of competencies relevant in the workplace. A global team of faculty and advisors support learning and professional success through the innovative use of technology, such as AI and machine learning.   


For more information, visit www.nexford.org 

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  • Location
    Remote, London, City of
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced