Frontend Web Developer (UI)

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Manchester
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Front End Web Developer** Salary: Up to £45,000 Location: Manchester A really exciting opportunity for a front end developer to join a growing ecommerce business in Manchester, helping them take their website/mobile applications to the next level. Joining a growing team you will need expertise with HTML, CSS and Javascript. This business has huge plans for 2018 planned and as such they are looking for a passionate UX/UI developer with skills in HTML, CSS and JavaScript to come and help re define and overhaul the front end of one of the UKs hottest eCommerce sites. Using clean HTML, CSS/SASS and where applicable JavaScript, you will know how to build a clean, fast and scalable semantic UI. Twinned with React, both server and client side you will be a keen developer who knows flex from float, rems from ems and know a @media query is god. Living and breathing all things UX/UI you will be an integral bridge between UX and development helping bring ideas to life. This is a key role in a fast-paced agile team who deploy to production multiple times a day, no time for red tape! While you will be predominantly working in a team with a shared workload, you will be expected to pro-actively work and look to seek out new opportunities for the IT team. A willingness to learn and grow is also essential for this role, you may not be perfect, but we want to help you learn and develop ......Sound like you? What essential skills should you have? * HTML * CSS/SASS * JavaScript * Good understanding of modern browsers * Experience of developing in a mobile first approach * Page/site performance and optimisation knowledge Nice to haves: * Experience working in a full stack environment * Experience of working with web APIs * Knowledge of AWS services and APIs If you would like to hear more about this opportunity and the business, please submit a CV - alex.castell