Front End Developer

17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Front End Developer, Central London - Up to £30k DOE

This agency is a creative ecommerce business. They help leading brands and retailers engage with their customers through user experience design, creative design and content creation.

They’re looking for a Front End Developer to work on high quality, responsive websites using frameworks such as Bootstrap. It would be a plus if you have experience developing for WordPress (Custom templates, plugin integrations, etc.)

This Front End Developer will work in a small team of developers and content managers. This Front End Developer will work across multiple development projects and work streams.

This Front End Developer will have:

- At least 2 years’ experience as a Front End Developer (digital agency experience desirable)
- Strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, vanilla JS and JQuery.
- Understand REST APIs and AJAX.
- Thirst to keep current with Front End Technologies (eg. ECMA6, WebP images)
- Experience of CSSPreprocessor (SASS / LESS)
- Experience with task runners (GULP / GRUNT )
- Translation of UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application.
- Knowledge of Cross Browser, crossplatform and crossdevice responsive development.
- Experience integrating with serverside code to produce dynamic pages

Desirable skills for this Front End Developer are:

- Clientfacing experience
- Solid experience in creating bespoke CMS (Wordpress) themes and experience of managing CMS content on Tier one platforms (Demandware is desirable)
- NodeJS experience.
- A/B Testing experience using Monetate / Qubit / Optimizely
- Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
- Proficient understanding of GIT

Are you the Front End Developer this agency are looking for?

If you think you’re the Front End Developer we’re looking for, please get in touch quoting job ref AP767.

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