Front End Web Developer

Allianz Insurance Plc
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Allianz UK are currently migrating their Web estate to an Adobe Experience Manager core platform implementing transactional AEM and brochure ware sites. The Core Platform will be exploited across multiple/different lines of business as a multi-tenanted platform.

Allianz is looking for an experienced Front End Developer who will also work closely with the solutions teams to build web solutions for a number of projects, to the required standards, and guidelines.

The candidate must be familiar with a team approach to execution, possess effective written and verbal communication skills, and be comfortable working with off-shore development teams.

Skills and experience:

Required experience:

* Proven experience in commercial front-end development experience
* End to end website creation and delivery experience
* Ability to create rich, W3C compliant interactive layouts using advanced and semantic HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery from mock-ups and hi fidelity designs, while maintaining browser compatibility across desktop and mobile landscape
* Excellent troubleshooting skills and good understanding of legacy browser issues
* CSS, CSS3, HTML, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery
* Experience in full web site build and release

Desirable experience:

* Production experience with MVC application frameworks, i.e. Backbone, Angular. Or other JS frameworks i.e. Ext JS
* Adobe AEM CMS experience
* Photoshop & Illustrator experience
* Good understanding of JavaScript performance and optimization
* Good understanding of optimised object-oriented and functional programming in JavaScript
* W3C Aria
* Experience integrating front-end code with back end code
* JSHint, JSLint, CLI
* Experienced with version control (SVN)
* Application of W3C HTML, CSS and accessibility standards into all your builds
* Application of progressive enhancement methodology
* Knowledge of web application lifecycle, MVC and other design patterns

Required skills:

*SASS pre-processor

Desirable skills:

* Ux/Wireframing
* Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator etc
* Adobe AEM
* UI development
* Web Services

Key competencies:

* Have excellent communication and time management skills
* Be able to work with minimal supervision and with remote co-workers
* Have a strong sense of commitment and responsibility for your work
* Have demonstrated prior career growth and a desire to learn
* Have a keen interest in emerging technologies
* Have a friendly, positive attitude
* Exemplify our company Core Values
* Must be a team player and open to change
* A problem-solver who can think outside the box
* A self-starter who enjoys working on a team with other passionate, creative professionals
* Good written and spoken English