Front End Developer

Handle Recruitment Ltd
United Kingdom
£30k - £45k pa
05 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the world's leading Universities is looking for a talented and creative Front End Developer. They would like you to join the team and work on a wide array of digital projects for the University. You will be working on the usability and design of some of the schools most high profile digital platforms. As well as a very strong understanding of various front end languages, you will be passionate about good user experience and have a creative eye for clean design and typography. The team and environment is an incredibly supportive, flexible and democratic one. You will be a key member and have a say on all of the projects and strategies going forward. Skills and abilities: - Proficient with using design software such as the Adobe Creative Suite, or wireframing tools - Proficient in version control using GIT - Proficient in writing a range of languages, such as: HTML, CSS, SCSS, JavaScript, PHP, JSON, SQL - Proficient in web development best practices including: linting, minification, uglification, asynchronous JavaScript, post-processing - Proficient with automated and unit testing techniques, test driven development, PHPUnit, Selenium, Mocha - Excellent standards of accuracy, consistency and attention to detail - Ability to act independently and make decisions without supervision, using judgement and discretion - Knowledge of frameworks/libraries such as: Zend, ZF2, Java Spring, Polymer, JSP, jQuery, Backbone, Mustache, Bourbon, Compass This is a great opportunity for a developer to join a collaborative and encouraging team to not only help the business succeed but also develop your own skills. There is also a fantastic set of benefits including flexible working and 40 days holiday! Please send your CV and portfolio to ************************** PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.
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