Full Stack JavaScript Developer Job

Full Stack JavaScript Developer Job

Headforwards Special Projects Division are looking for a Full Stack Javascript Developer with a “can do” attitude, together with great problem solving and communication skills. If you are someone who thrives on a challenge, looking to work with cutting-edge technology in a collaborative environment, you may well be the exact person we are looking for.

About Headforwards:

We are an outsource software development company based in Cornwall, South West England.

Cornwall is fast becoming known as a thriving tech hub, with a collaborative software community as shown through networks like Software Cornwall.

You will be joining a team that has a well-established company culture that revolves around valuing people and being a team.  Take a look at our team adventures page to get an idea of what we get up to off the clock.

We were recently named Business of the Year at the Hub Awards, as well as Most Dynamic Growth and Winner of Winners at the Cornwall Business Awards.

About the Full Stack JavaScript Developer role:

Our SPD team works differently to the rest of the teams at Headforwards; they work on a wide range of projects, from expanding existing software to meet changing client needs, to developing new software products from the ground up – current projects include:

  • an online lottery system for a partner benefit scheme with 100,000 regular users,
  • an exciting greenfield cloud-based platform using Angular and AWS.

Required skills:

  • Writing API based applications in Javascript
  • Working with one or more Javascript frameworks – Angularjs, NodeJs, React, etc.
  • Good working knowledge of HTML5 & CSS3

Desirable skills:

  • Understanding of UI/UX design
  • Understanding of DevOps/Cloud Platforms – Serverless, AWS etc.
  • Working in an Agile team, pair programming, and client meetings/workshops
  • Testing Javascript applications and working in a CD/CI environment

Benefits of working with Headforwards:

  • Enhanced company pension
  • Fun monthly team socials (BBQs, Laser Tag, Film screenings etc)
  • End of summer company festival
  • Headtalks – monthly internal tech conference
  • Fresh fruit & freshly ground coffee
  • Corporate gym membership rates
  • Child care vouchers
  • Salary sacrifice bike scheme


Redruth, Cornwall, UK


The working week is Monday – Friday
0900 – 1730 with a one-hour lunch break


£25,000 – £45,000

Depending on experience 

This is a “Rolling Recruitment Programme” and the closing date for this vacancy is the last day of October 2017.

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Our Application Process

To help prospective employees understand our process, here is a breakdown of the stages involved when you apply to work at Headforwards – View Application Process

Recruitment Agency?

We do not accept CVs or assistance from recruitment agencies. We have a dedicated internal recruitment team who fully manage the acquisition and assessment of all new applicants. Any CVs submitted to us become the property of Headforwards Solutions LTD. We have the right to hire applicants without paying any fees to the submitting party.