Xact Placements Limited
Langley Mill
19 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



An established, dynamic, technology driven company based in Langley (SL3), have a fantastic new opportunity. They require a Front End Developer with an excellent attention to detail, strong skills in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and a real passion for innovative, user focused high performance interfaces to join their growing team. The role offers an excellent opportunity for career progression in a team based environment.

Company Background:

The company have been established for eight years and are now a well-known name within their core industry. The company only recruits passionate developers who are interested in learning new skills, developing ground-breaking software applications and the opportunity to progress their career
within a thriving company.

The work environment is relaxed with massive desks, comfortable chairs, huge high resolution monitors and sofas for relaxing. They have a constant supply of tea/coffee as well as weekly fruit baskets & bread to help start the day off well.

Enrolment into their health insurance scheme and a generous pension package is also offered.

There are superb transport links - trains to London take 25 mins from almost outside the door and the M4, M40 & M25 are all within very close vicinity.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Work on the user interfaces for several concurrent frontend projects
  • Work very closely with the design studio and core back-end team for functionality
  • Have a real passion for attractive UI and a major emphasis on UX / customer experience
  • Be able to understand client requirements and act upon them
  • Help to continue the growth of a thriving technology company
  • Reviewing the feasibility of UX/UI designs

Skills Required:

  • Excellent frontend skills in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Ajax
  • Photoshop and/or Sketch knowledge essential
  • Knowledge & experience of responsive layouts essential
  • Strong knowledge of cross browser compatibility
  • Excellent communication and comprehension skills coupled with creativity and a passion for new technology
  • History of using another programming language such as C#, PHP, Java, C, etc.


  • Angular JS or React
  • Any other programming experience would be highly beneficial
  • Excellent understanding of UX / Customer journeys / Customer experience
  • Sass/Less
  • JQuery/other JS libraries
  • Visual Studio