Front End Developer

From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you comfortable creating modern, pixel perfect websites using HTML, SaSS, Gulp and JavaScript? Are you ready to become an integral part of a multi-award winning, family owned business? We may have a place for you at UKFast!

We’re looking for innovative and experienced front-end developer to join our in-house web agency. You’ll be working on internal projects and work for various external clients, building great user experiences across desktop and mobile devices

What will my responsibilities be?

The development of websites and web applicationsAn innovative approach to solving problems through software, adding features and functionality to our website and client applicationsWorking with exciting new technologies to stay at your bestDeveloping new products and servicesWorking alongside a team of great people within the company What skills do I need to have?

Proven experience in web development2-3 years experience in a similar rolePassion for modern web design standards, trends, and best practicesExperience with responsive design, cross browser compatibility, Wordpress and similar CMS systems.Self-motivated, with the ability to produce quality results on fast-paced projectsKnowledge of HTML5, Sass, GULP, GIT and similar workflowsExperience with JQueryKnowledge of working with JavaScript frameworks to create rich interactive contentWhat’s the earning potential?

We offer a salary of £20 - 35k depending on experienceWhat training and career enhancement is available?

Learn and develop your software skills through a variety of projects, working closely alongside a team of experienced developersTraining courses and qualifications at our in-house training centreParticipation in conferences and events to learn from the experts on latest technologies and web trendsWhat our employees think.

"So many different projects to work on with different problems to solve"

"Challenging work and deadlines but with friendly and positive attitude all round"

"Great getting a job done, seeing your hard work in action, the difference it can make and how it contributes to the business"

"Appreciation from peers and other departments on jobs well done"

"Even after all these years I'm still learning every day"

"Loads of friendly faces and like-minded people from top to bottom, great family feel to the company"

What benefits are on offer?

Award-winning training and education centre with three full-time teachers who help you obtain accreditations, develop and learnOn-site gym with steam room – we also have weekly classes such as Boot Camp and Yoga – there is something for everyoneBirthdays off as a paid holidayUKFest – our incredible festival with live bands, free food and drink for the entire company, friends and family. The event is described as a mini-Glastonbury with over 1000 attending in 2016Private BUPA healthcare cover after a years’ serviceFull paid maternity leave for first 16 weeks and full paid paternity leave for 2 weeks after two years' servicePension Scheme with significantly higher matched contributionsWe also offer these if you’re interested:

Regular cinema nights and LAN partiesFriends and family open days where people related to the company come over to eat and drink with us at ChristmasReferral scheme in which you can earn up to £500 for referring superstars to join the businessFamily days out to Chester ZooAn extra weeks holiday the year you get marriedCrèche on site – somewhere to play when your kids come to visitWe’ve got loads more too:

Bar! Free drinks on a Friday to end the weekOnsite parkingSports clubs such as running, football & netballTable tennis and pool tables – things can get competitiveConsole gaming area and arcade machinesRegular pub quizzes with our very own quiz master - friends and family are also welcomeFresh fruit delivered to the officeTeam building experiences climbing SnowdonPerformance Incentives

We’re big believers in rewarding commitment, so you get £1000 after 5 years with us and an amazing £10,000 bonus after 10 years in the familyWe offer reward trips to amazing places such as Vegas or skiing in Switzerland!Top performers achieve VIP parkingComing soon

Future plans to have a dog kennels for all you dog loversShare Scheme for the entire business to make people feel rewarded and connectedContract type

Permanent full-time

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