Front End Developer

Vacancy Filler Limited
Beverley, North Humberside
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to the Lead Developer, the post-holder will be responsible for implementing all visual elements that users see and interact with in web and mobile applications. Assisting with the initial brief, architecture and design of UI/UX. Ensuring high quality reusable code by following industry best practices and contributing, if possible to all areas of the development process to drive innovation.


  • Develop new user-facing features providing engaging and easy to use interfaces to the end user for both web and mobile applications.
  • Build reusable code and libraries. Where possible following industry standards to maintain future compatibility.
  • Contribute to UI/UX design decisions in order to create the best user experience possible.
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs maintaining the usability and stability of the application.
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end to maintain data integrity.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders in order to share ideas, take briefs and contribute to all aspects of the business if possible.
  • Proactively seek out new technologies, if viable present a case to the business and actively promote their use.
  • In conjunction with the lead developer, identify areas of improvement and help implement actions if required.

Skills and Experience

  • Able to work alone using own initiative to solve problems and complete tasks.
  • A good communicator, able to liaise confidently and deal with a variety of people including team members and clients, face to face, in writing and on the telephone.
  • Organised, focused and self-determined.
  • Possess a positive attitude and be committed to high standards of work.
  • Have good knowledge of current web and mobile technologies and standards.
  • Be competent in the following languages:
    • HTML5
    • CSS3
    • Working knowledge of CSS Pre-Processors, Unit Testing and Front-End Build Tools.
    • Able to implement responsive design using Bootstrap or similar CSS Frameworks.
    • Must be willing to self-educate both during working hours and on own time in order to stay up to date with rapidly changing internet technologies
  • Commercial experience within the industry.
  • Experience with developing native mobile applications.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure services.
  • Knowledge of the underlying architecture and services involved in deploying internet based applications.

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