Overview

Reference number: 36753

Sky is Europe’s leading entertainment company and serves over 22 million customers across five countries. Our business in the UK and Ireland has come a long way since starting out as a satellite broadcaster in 1989 and we’re not stopping there. We’re home to award-winning teams for everything from Customer Service to Marketing, from Technology to Finance, meaning there’s plenty of opportunity for you, no matter what your career goals.

Who you’ll be working with

Based at our world class Leeds Dock campus, which is one of the largest technical hubs in the UK, it’s a strategic location for our business and offers a vibrant place to work.

Our new teams use cutting edge tools and technologies to create rich user experiences; all whilst working in an Agile environment

As Sky grows, we’re seeking a talented Javascript Developer to enable the rapid delivery of high quality, customer focused services to meet and exceed customer experience and usability requirements within our Digital Trading tribe.

The perks

As a valued employee of Sky, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme, private health care and a share save scheme. There’s a great range of other benefits to fit around your needs too.

Your key responsibilities:

Developing high quality, testable and high performance software using agile practices
Participating in regular showcases of new work to the product owners and business stakeholder
Working in an agile and team driven approach.
Proficient coding custom JavaScript solutions as well as utilising existing frameworks
You are able to write in vanilla Javascript but are also competent in frameworks such as Angular, Ember, React, and Node.
Exposure or appreciation of agile development practices with a wiliness to be a proactive participant in the agile process
You are a team player and recognise the benefits of pair programming.
You are an advocate of TDD, BDD and Agile principles.
You are experienced in the modern JS eco-system comfortable writing code in ES2016/17
Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Your skills:

If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today

Happy to talk flexible working

It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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Tagged as: agile, javascript, ember, node, TDD, react, team player, angular

About Sky

Sky is Europe's leading entertainment company and serves 21 million customers across five countries. We offer the best and broadest range of content, deliver market-leading customer service and use innovative technology to give customers a better TV experience.