Web UI Developer

Digital Gurus Recruitment
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Frontend UI developer - WordPress | London | £40,000 - £45,000

Digital Gurus are working with a fantastic software development company originating from the U.S 35 years ago but have now become a global player with their suite of technical products. They are renowned for one of their products within the finance space which has rolled out across various global destinations and has allowed them to open and operate from a UK London office.

Their London office, based in a popular location is home to 180 employees and at the moment just 2 developers who are situated within the marketing team and who communicate with the wider development arm within the U.S office.

The role

This great software company are on the lookout for a mid-weight Frontend UI Developer who has experience with working on CMS projects such as WordPress, AEM or Drupal. This person should have already 3 or so years commercial experience maintaining exisiting CMS sites as well as building new features, building campaign ads, Social ads and other marketing assets such as emails.

The frontend UI developer should be a personable, friendly character who is used to working closely with senior developers to achieve project goals. You should have strong communication skills to discuss briefs both technically and non technically to various colleagues as well being able to create clean and robust code that is re-useable. You should also have an eye for design and be able to use tools such as Photoshop, as a bonus you would have an idea working with UX/ wireframes.

This role is great opportunity for a mid weight frontend developer to grow within a large, well renowned organisation with clear lines of progression and ability to learn from more senior developers within the team. You should have a match most of the following skills and requirements:


  • 3-4 years commercial experience in frontend development (agency on in-house)
  • Used to working to deadlines and in a fast paced environment
  • Strong communication skills - written and verbal
  • Be a true team player, friendly and approachable


  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • SASS
  • JavaScript/JQuery
  • Responsive web design
  • CMS experience - WordPress, Drupal, Craft etc.
  • JSON
  • AJAX
  • Git
  • Good Understanding of SEO
  • understanding of A/B testing tools

Bonus skills

  • Photoshop/ Adobe creative suite
  • UX/ wireframes
  • JS frameworks such as - React.js

If you are a motivated, hard working developer who is looking to work for a big brand in the software development space, apply now!!

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959915799