Front End Developer

Purple Placements Limited
£25000.00 - £30000.00 pa
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Front End Developer

My client is one of the UK's leading Audio-Visual solutions company and prides itself in providing both excellence in service and quality solutions to a range of customers from government to corporate and elite residential clientele.

They are developing a complete end-to-end business database solution to meet the needs of our company, for which they are looking for a front-end developer to work with their existing team to create and maintain a user facing interface that is functional and easy to use, with scope for additional functions to be implemented depending on the needs of the business.

Responsibilities of the Front End Developer

Your responsibilities of the Front End Developer will entail:

· Developing a front-end database for our internal users

· Developing new user-facing features based on feedback

· Building reusable and maintainable code for future use

· Training users in the use of the system, including drafting documentation

· Testing changes to the system to assess impact on user experience

· Resolving issues and bugs in a timely manner with a view to reducing impact on business functions

· Validating data entry in the system prior to submitting it to the back-end

· Ensuring the technical feasibility of user interface designs

· Working with other team members and stakeholders

Requirements for the Front End Developer

The Front End Developer candidate must possess:

· A strong interest in web development, with formal qualifications preferable but not required.

· A desire to progress in this field, with an interest in developing skills in a real-world environment

· Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3

· Proficient understanding of client-side scripting, including jQuery

· A good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

· A good understanding of code versioning tools such as Git

· A good understanding of UI design principles

· Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

· A basic knowledge of SQL is a positive but not essential

· A basic understanding of image manipulation to modify images for use in the UI is a positive but not essential

· An aptitude for mathematics

My client is an engineering company specialising in the integration and servicing of audio-visual and videoconferencing systems. They are a customer orientated organisation dedicated to providing an excellent service.

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