Software Developer - Digital Design

Liga Recruitment
£30000 per year
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a growing digital design agency, is looking for an experienced Software Developer to join their team.

You will be take the lead in the development, build and maintenance of responsive websites, emails and web applications. This includes working with the team to shape the role and explore new working practices.

You will be expected to;
Lead from the front on web development projects.
Write programming code, either from scratch or by adapting existing website software and graphics packages to meet business requirements
Creation of site layout/user interface from provided design concepts by using standard HTML/CSS practices.
Get involved during the initial stages of projects to offer a technical perspective alongside other staff members at web site meetings.
Work seamlessly with their design team, taking layered design files to create slick websites with a heavy focus on creating a great user experience.
Work without close supervision, supply clear progress updates, raise concerns when necessary and ultimately manage your own time to meet deadlines.
Produce accessible websites using semantic mark-up when necessary.
Use JavaScript and AJAX to create rich and interactive user interfaces, including the use of common libraries such as jQuery.
Produce responsive sites using media queries.
Adhere to coding standards and conventions.
Have a strong work ethic; able to work under pressure and deliver great results on multiple projects.
Be meticulous in your attention to detail, in particular with regards to performance, testing, compatibility and graceful degradation.
Keep up-to-date with recent technological and software developments
Produce HTML emails using best practices to ensure optimum compatibility.
Produce SEO friendly sites
Provide cover for the design team when necessary on any job.
Liaise with existing contacts (developers, IT departments etc.) when necessary
Work additional hours when required to meet deadlines, which could include evenings and weekends.
Develop skills and expertise in appropriate software/programming languages.
Application/Framework design as needed.
Specifications/Requirements gathering as needed.
Routine daily maintenance of existing sites and applications.
Provide input for quoting purposes (time estimates, hosting costs etc.)

If you are interested, please contact Liam Baynham on 02920007073, or send him your CV.