Web Developer - Front End

Recruitment Genius
Camden Town with Primrose Hill
12 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a content marketing agency. They are anenergetic creative team that includes editors, designers and accountmanagers. They create great content for brands and this helps themconnect with their audiences. Understanding clients and having anenthusiasm for them and the work they do - as well as a passion fordigital - is key to this role. This is a diverse role where no two daysare likely to be the same. It mixes client interaction with somestrategic thinking around digital propositions, as well as puredevelopment. They are looking for someone articulate and confident whoenjoys working as part of a team. The ideal candidate will have bags ofinitiative, a cool head when the pressure is on, and a keenness to stayon top of the latest digital trends. Your work will involve: - Takingdesigns and implementing sites in ExpressionEngine, our preferred CMS,or other platforms like WordPress and Craft. - Production, modificationand maintenance of client websites other digital projects - Performingfront-end JavaScript and jQuery development - Working closely with andincorporating feedback from stakeholders & account managers -Creating mockups and wireframes of proposed designs and user storiesWhat they need from you: - Professional web development experience -Extensive knowledge of HTML5 and CSS - Strong command of jQuery andother JavaScript frameworks - Intimate knowledge of cross-browsercompatibility, web standards, accessibility and - SEO best practices -Commitment to writing efficient, well-commented, and maintainable code -Solid understanding of JSON, XML and interacting with public APIs -Ability to build rich AJAX interfaces - Skills in Photoshop or similardesign software - Strong knowledge of usability and user experience (UX)design - Good eye for layout, composition, and typography - Experiencedeveloping mobile-optimised web applications including responsive design- Ability to understand a design and extend it to areas not defined in acomp - Ability to clearly explain digital concepts to your colleaguesand clients Perks - Work in a great location in Covent Garden - 25 dayspaid annual leave - Ride to work scheme - Pension scheme with profitshare Note: This is an in-house position, must be available to work intheir London Office. - provided by Dice AJAX, CMS, HTML5, JAVASCRIPT, JQUERY, JSON, MOBILE, PHOTOSHOP, SEO, WEB DEVELOPMENT, WORDPRESS, XML