Web Content Developer - Iceland Foods

29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ICeland are currently recruiting for a Web Content Developer to join the growing eCommerce team at their Head Office.
As a Web Content Developer, you will be responsible for building and evolving the Iceland Foods web sites and web applications. The Web Content Developer will have a strong desire to create high quality, eye-catching production content and raise the bar of what’s possible with CSS and JavaScript. As the Web Content Develoepr must be flexible and creative enough to grasp and implement new ideas and techniques quickly, work across different development platforms and frameworks whilst respecting the commercial and practical realities of the business.
We are seeking a proactive Web Content Developer who isable to work in a fast-paced, agile environment and be a regular contributor of ideas and solutions to the creative and design teams. The Web Content Developermust be able to explain technical challenges/logistics to others that are not technical as part of problem solving and educating.
The role of WebContent Develoepr willbe passionate about technology and maintain leading edge insights into the development trends. Must be willing to educate others on technology/trends so the work and the approach to work can remain innovative and efficient.
As Web Content Develoepr youwill be part of a small, self-organizing team working closely with the eCommerce and Marketing teams.

Code and construct web content to a specific brief
Develop advanced animations using CSS and JavaScript
Work closely with trading teams to support events and promotions
Communicate technical solutions and concepts to team with varying degrees of knowledge with regards to animation styles, best practices and media
Create clean and efficient coded solutions to tough animation challenges
Troubleshoot and debug deliverables across browsers and create support solutions for older browsers
Manage priorities and timelines with various teams within the business
Perform other technical/interactive duties as assigned

Strong HTML, CSS and JS coding skills
Experience with Git & TFS version control
Understanding of Canvas animation and CSS animation.
Strong optimization skills and familiar with compression tools
Prior knowledge of Hybris eCommerce platform advantageous but not essential

Minimum of 3+ years’ experience in web design, interactive animation or development and have examples of prior work
Experience in an advertising agency setting or similar client-side production environment
Experience with adapting to displays (browser differences, responsive design)
Familiarity with Adobe software, in particular Photoshop
A passion for both eCommerce and technology in a business environment
Excellent interpersonal communication & influencing skills. Confident in working with teams both across the business and externally.
Flair and individuality combined with an awareness of the Iceland brand
Pro-active and able to show initiative/ideas to constantly improve the quality of the site
Exposure to Atlassian JIRA advantageous.

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