Front End Developer

Footasylum Limited
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role and Responsibilities: To support the eCommerce team with developments and the implementation of key web projects across the business.Overall responsibility for developing and maintaining all company websites: Footasylum, Drome, Seven, own-brand websites and mobile apps - Interpreting business requirements and technical specifications, then implementing suitable solutions - Ownership of technical projects and overseeing work carried out by other team members - Perform coding to technical and functional specification - Investigate, analyse and document reported defects - Consider and minimise the impact of any requested changes on site performance and stability - Perform maintenance programming and correction of identified defects - Create, document, and implement test plans, scripts, and test harnesses - Monitor performance and capacity of live systems and diagnose performance related problems - Liaising with 3rd party suppliers for digital services - Be part of an on call rota to deal with business critical out of hours issues Your profile: Essential Skills - Qualification in a computer related field or equivalent with 1-2 years of relevant experience - Manage customer technical issues through resolution - Communicate development changes to third parties and manage customer technical issues - Good written and communication skills - Strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery and responsive web design - Solid understanding of web standards and best practices - Analytical and methodical individual with the ability to identify and solve technical issues quickly and efficiently - Good organisational skills with the ability to manage own workload - An eye for detail and ability to accurately implement complex briefs - Positive and professional attitude - Strong communication skills with ability to develop positive relationships internally and with third parties - Good knowledge of SEO best practice Desired Skills - Experience supporting Ecommerce - Knowledge of testing techniques including A/B testing methods to improve conversion - Understanding of XML - Backend technologies (such as ASP.Net, Angular JS, PHP, C# etc) - Experience with version control (GitHub) - Experience using Google retail solutions
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