Careers - Front End Developer

Front End Developer

About SeatPlan

At SeatPlan, we're passionate about delivering the best possible theatre experiences to our customers.

We've established ourselves in a very competitive marketplace, with thousands of people visiting SeatPlan every day to find the best possible seats for their budget. Our approach to ticketing is starting to transform the industry, and we need people who can help us execute this vision, which will benefit theatregoers across the UK.

The Role

We're looking for an experienced Front End Developer who can lead front end implementation of a challenging interactive seat plan based website, enabling users to make easy and informed ticket purchases on SeatPlan.

You'll be responsible for delivering scalable, testable products in an agile development environment, building a front end stack on the foundations of our back end system. You should have experience in modern Javascript and be able to explain the relative merits of different frameworks.

You'll be the front end lead in a development team of 4, reporting to the Head of Development and working closely with the Product Manager. UX prototyping and product skills are desirable. An eye for detail and a successful track record of e-commerce website delivery are essential.

Find out more about us and about working here.

Essential Skills

• 4 or more years of commercial experience as a Front End Developer
• Strong HTML5, CSS3, SASS
• Javascript framework (Vue, Angular or React)
• Responsive web design
• Git or other Source Control systems
• Excellent people skills and the ability to interact effectively with colleagues and stakeholders

Desirable Skills

• UX prototyping
• HTML templating ideally via Twig/Symfony
• Experience with JavaScript testing tools
• Knowledge of SEO techniques
• Creative thinker

Salary and Terms

• Full-time permanent role
• £45-60k depending on experience.
• Employee share scheme
• 10% performance bonus
• Free theatre tickets
• Start date May 2018

How To Apply

To apply email Ben Jackson on email address jobs [at] with your experience and why you fit the bill.

We have preferred recruitment agents in place and do not wish to hear from any more.