Node JS Developer at Wunderman Thompson Commerce, London, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Nov 18, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Node JS Developer

You'll support our team in developing and extending our data processing capabilities, that services clients across the Globe.

This role involves creating web agents using NodeJS to extract product data from client sites and to build data feeds and integrations, that support our clients and partners.

This challenging role will require an intelligent candidate with strong development skills, keen attention to detail and an eagerness to learn.

  • Creation of web agents to extract product data from client sites
  • Creation of custom data feeds
  • Integration of third-party APIs
  • Contribute to and improve our infrastructure for our data services
  • Predominantly Back End development
  • Become an expert on our services and support the team driving change
  • You will have room to bring your own individual solutions to the table and impact our future


Talented, enthusiastic, focused, eye for detail, professional. Keen to learn and to challenge for smarter ways of doing things; a team player proud of their work who wants to share it. You like working in a fast-paced environment and are ready to inspire outstanding online shopper experiences for consumers and brands, no matter what product, service, sector, device or channel!

You will have a customer-first mindset, with the maturity and initiative to do what it takes keep our clients happy, including some working at client locations. When our clients win - we win!

We need you to be really great at:

  • Experience of developing Back End NodeJS applications
  • Experience of developing Back End PHP applications
  • Experience working with NoSQL databases
  • Good foundation in OOP (Object Orientated programming)
  • Knowledge of XML processing and tools including XPath
  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • Excellent communication skills

If you know any of this even better:

  • Experience with web scraping and data extraction
  • Experience of working with web services and data feeds
  • Knowledge of REST
  • Experience using AWS services such as lambda
  • Experience working with MySQL databases
  • Knowledge of Linux command-line and Bash Scripting

Wunderman Thompson Commerce is a global eCommerce consultancy that applies strategy, technical know-how and outstanding design to make a big impact through eCommerce.

How? By creating outstanding websites and inspired shopper journeys. It's why we work with some of the most exciting brands around such as Tempur, DFS, Domino's, Boots, Xerox Sainsbury's, Selfridges, Specialized and Ted Baker.

Tell me more! We're an inclusive group of more than 1550 thinkers and doers from WPP's leading commerce agencies: Salmon, POSSIBLE Commerce and Gorilla Group alongside two Amazon specialists - all under the world-renowned Wunderman brand. Our reputation is based on having the best in the business - people who are inspired yet straight-talking, and who really want to understand not just our clients but their customers. We are passionate about innovation in everything we do, and proud of what our people achieve, empowering and respecting every one of them.

Together, we keep our clients and their customers inspired and ahead through digital, future-ready sites, solutions and services. When our clients win - we win.

With new, state-of-the-art offices in Watford, and two other agency offices in London, we've got 20 locations mapped across Europe, North America and Asia within the wider group.

As our business grows internationally, we're seeking new people who share our values and work ethic. We especially want to encourage more women to join, and take a key role in shaping some of the best eCommerce sites and experiences in the world.