Web Developer

PlanetRetail RNG
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Job type:
Perm Full Time
Salt Lake City, USA
£ 0 - 0
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Close date:
28 June 2018
PlanetRetail RNG is a global intelligence and advisory business exclusively focused on retail.  We have offices in Boston, London, New York City, Chicago, and Salt Lake City.  Through applying our STEIP methodology, we identify the most important drivers of industry change, to understand and forecast their impact on the future retail landscape and capture the competitive implications for our customers. 18 of the top 20 global retailers and hundreds of global brands work with us to identify and drive the future of retail and consumer purchasing.  We are looking for great talent to join our ranks and unlock the future
PlanetRetail RNG, is owned by Ascential, a global business-to-business media company listed on the London Stock Exchange.  Ascential`s 20 brands operate from 16 offices around the world and these brands serve customers in more than 150 countries, providing local and global knowledge, connections and access. 
Learn more about our brands through the following videos:
·       PlanetRetail RNG -> Learn about us (https://www.youtube.com/user/PlanetRetailGlobal)
·       Ascential -> Learn more about our brands (https://youtu.be/0nmHIaKMCBM)
Role Overview
We are looking for a web developer that will be able to help us build a new content and data platform interface.  The role will include not only the opportunity to design and implement a great user experience but also integrate critical data visualizations and content discovery mechanisms.  The technologies that will be used in this role are both creating a frontend UI using JavaScript, ReactJS or other frameworks and creating server-side API endpoints to support the frontend application.  An eye for design for a best in class user experience is critical to success.  We are a fast-paced full stack developer team working to build a next generation content and data platform.  This role reports to the Head of Technology and will be working in the Salt Lake City office. 

Key Accountabilities
·       Design and build new web application
·       Build and Maintain application API (AWS API Gateway, AWS Lambda Functions)
·       Work with senior web developers
·       Build and maintain a content management system for uploading data into the new application
·       Design and build marketing lead generation website
Skills, Experience & Qualifications Required
·       Modern web skills (JavaScript, ES5/6, HTML, CSS)
·       ReactJS
·       AWS: API Gateway, Lambda Functions, DynamoDB, Redshift
·       Experience creating and using RESTful APIs for enterprise applications
·       Ability to integrate with 3rd party tools and APIs
·       Integrate existing data visualization platform into new website
·       OAuth (SAML 2.0) experience is a plus
·       Minimum of 2-3 years of programming experience