Front-End Developer

Recruiter
Aptus Recruitment Consultants Ltd
Location
Taunton
Salary
£18000 - £28000/annum Up to £28,000
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A specialist agency in Somerset are seeking a talented Front-End Developer to join their successful team. 
 
What you'll be doing
Working on multiple new or existing client websites, the Front-End Developer will incorporate a real mix of duties, including contributing to full-site builds, integrations and custom development projects. You'll be developing and testing across multiple browsers, platforms and devices.
 
The role will sit within a collaborative team of developers, designers and account managers, and so there'll be technical discussions around projects to participate in. There will be some client-facing aspects to the role too, liaising with and directing clients on any queries or issues they may have.
 
What experience you need
To be considered for this position, you must be able to showcase a strong portfolio of work from within a similar role.
 
We're looking for expertise in front-end technologies (Javascript/jQuery, HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap) and the full Adobe suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Fireworks), as well as an understanding of PHP, MySQL and MVC frameworks. Fluent knowledge of Git and a grasp of SEO best practices is also required.
 
You'll need to be confident when consulting with clients on technical, UX and UI best practices, and also when participating in internal discussions to idenfity optimal solutions. You'll also be methodical in your approach to development and testing, as well as taking it upon yourself to keep on top of industry trends.
 
What you'll get in return
There's a basic salary offering of up to £28k, based on experience, and the opportunity to work in a fresh and forward-thinking agency. The company pride themselves in promoting an environment where you will always be learning new techniques and skills.

How to apply
If you're interested in this Front-End Developer job, please either apply through this job portal or send your CV and cover letter to (url removed). If you would like to chat about the role in more detail, please call Shaun on (Apply online only).
 
Aptus Recruitment provides services as an Agency and an Employment Business. 
Aptus Recruitment is a specialist recruitment company based in Exeter and operating throughout the South West, recruiting for Accountancy, IT Digital and Life Science vacancies at all level. For a confidential discussion about your next career move, please get in touch and speak to one of our highly experienced consultants. 
 
Due to a high level of interest, it may not be possible for us to respond to all applications. Therefore, if you do not hear from us within 3-5 days, please assume that your application was unsuccessful. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate