Senior Web Developer

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Up to £500 per day
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Summary

Reporting directly to the Marketing Director, the Senior Front-End Developer has responsibility for building an online boiler purchase website and back end.

Think Big / Start Small / Scale / Fail Fast

The main objective of the role is driving enquiries and therefore sales through translating UI designs into highly converting websites with fat funnels.

The successful individual will thrive in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment, be commercially astute, and have a hunger for success. They will join an exceptional in-house team who specialise in UX design, CRM, social, SEO, commercial analytics, Digital Acquisition and lead generation.


Develop new UI liaising with UX designers to maximise CRO

Build reusable code and libraries for future use

Ensure technical feasibility of UI designs

Optimise application for maximum speed and scalability

Skills and Experience

Excellent understanding of web mark-up including HTML5 & CSS3 – Essential

Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing, such as LESS and SASS - Essential

Proficient understanding of JavaScript including JQuery – Essential

Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks (AngularJS, KnockoutJS, Backbone JS, ReactJS, DurandalJS etc) – Essential

Solid understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates and AJAX – Essential

Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility – Essential

Solid understanding of code versioning tools (e.g. Git, mercurial, SVN) – Essential

Familiarity with email dev across various ESPs – Essential

Knowledge of server-side programming languages (e.g. PHP frameworks such as Laravel, zend – Essential

Knowledge of database creation, integration & management e.g. my SQL – Essential

CMS experience – Desirable

Good understanding of SEO principles – Essential

Results orientated – Essential

Self-motivator – Essential

Team player - Essential

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