hedgehog lab is a global technology consultancy and we are on a growth trajectory. We are looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer who can help us deliver great products & digital solutions to our customers across the globe.
While we have always been about premium digital experiences, to deliver the ambitious product roadmaps of our current customers (who consist of some of the biggest FTSE 100 & Fortune 500 companies) we need to take our skills & the team to the next level to deliver a world-class service. We would love for you to come on that journey and help us do some award-winning work.
Why hedgehog lab?
Ranked by Clutch for mobile app development
We work with clients of all sizes, from startups to FTSE 100 companies across a range of sectors. If you want to build your portfolio, this is the place to do it. Check out some of our past client work here!
A transparent and open company culture based on trust, where politics is shunned and everyone works as a team.
Our People are our greatest asset, and we are so proud to have been certified as a Great Place to Work, as rated by 91% of our business.
We’re a fully Flexified Employer, certified by Flexa. We know a one size fits all approach doesn’t work for everyone, we work with our employees to establish a model that benefits both parties.
Check out our Glassdoor reviews!
Develop web solutions primarily using Vue.js and React
Build testable and performant reusable components
Assist other members of the team where required
Review others PR’s and act as a mentor on occasion
Take ownership of projects
Work with Technical Leads to identify and resolve areas of inefficiency
Communicate with various departments as well as external clients where required
Has 3+ years commercial experience with a Vue.js (ideally Nuxt.js)
Takes pride in what they do - attention to detail both visually and technically is extremely important for this role
Is up to date with the latest development best practices - knowledge of ES6+ features and other emerging technology
Has strong HTML and CSS skills - including CSS preprocessor knowledge such as SCSS to make their life that much easier
Can employ responsive development best practices to ensure what you build works across a range of devices
Utilises open source packages effectively - using package managers such as npm/yarn
Have used some sort of collaborative source control - we use git
Has experience with writing tests
Excellent teamwork and communication abilities
What we offer:
Flexible working environment. We understand that not one approach fits everyone. Whether they are working from the office or home we fully support our team.
An enhanced maternity policy. Our maternity policy offers enhanced maternity pay above the statutory amount (UK only)
Bippit Financial wellbeing service. It’s important that people have the insight and education to overcome their financial concerns and we offer access to a financial well-being solution to help (UK only)
BUPA Health Plan. This cash plan covers UK employees claiming an amount of cash back for things like optical, dental and other therapies (UK only)
A transparent and open company culture where politics is shunned and everyone works as a team.
We encourage continuous learning and development. Each team member has an Annual Learning & Development budget and 4 days which renew every year to help them grow
Annual Wellbeing budget (inclusive of 2 paid wellbeing days). This is for everyone to spend on anything they might enjoy that helps them relax and switch off.
Mental health support with free therapy sessions. Mental health is extremely important to us. Our partner Spill is a Slack-integrated therapy app available to all our staff at no extra cost
Monthly payday socials and annual Summer and Christmas parties. We also like to celebrate important cultural milestones here at the lab
Company-supplied Apple Mac. All equipment is set up and provided before onboarding new team members
At hedgehog lab, our team is our greatest asset.
We believe that having diversity within our team is integral to doing our best work and creating the most innovative products for our customers. We will continue to foster an inclusive culture at the lab where everyone can be their authentic selves and thrive.
We encourage people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply to our roles and we don’t discriminate based on race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, genetics, disability or age.
If you require any adjustments to submit an application for a vacancy, or if you require any reasonable adjustment should you be invited to interview then please complete this form: Adjustments to the hiring process. Please note, you do not have to have a registered disability to request reasonable adjustments.
We are a family friendly employer with a culture based on trust, autonomy and flexibility.
We are always learning and our policies and processes are ever evolving to make sure that they’re in line with this statement.
Bulgaria, Newcastle upon Tyne, York
Fully flexible! No expectation to come to the office but you're also free to use the office when you fancy!!