Frontend Web Developer

17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Frontend Web Developer

Location: Chelmsford

Salary: £37,000 - £45,000 per annum

An opportunity has arisen for a frontend web developer to join our client, an international vehicle performance and fuel economy tuning specialist.

Our clienmt targets a diverse range of vehicle types across the globe from cars, motor homes, agricultural and marine engines, providing a safe and effective solution for massively increasing vehicle performance cost effectively. Due to an increased demand both domestically and internationally for our client's products and services we are now looking to recruit a mid level or above frontend developer who is confident they can improve the existing solution through experience and technology. Cross browser, platform and device testing is imperative alongside the use of unit and behavior testing to achieve the goal, a test driven development method of working is important to us. Performance testing experience should be part of the your skill set in our ongoing goal of improving our mobile web performance.The basics such a CSS3, HTML5 and OO Javascript are required.

You will need solid experience in the following areas:

  • Object oriented programming
  • Version control (GIT)
  • MVC back end frameworks at a basic level, we use Laravel 5.x
  • Frontend frameworks
  • Javascript frameworks - Node.js
  • Use of task runners, build and process automation tools as well as dependency and package managers
  • Preprocessors - SASS, LESS etc
  • Use and understanding of APIs
  • Responsive web design
  • Both CSS and Javascript animation
  • Code quality testing with integration testing
  • Use of the command line
  • Data formats (json etc)
  • Semantic markup

Any understand of search engine optimisation and usability including the user experience is a bonus.

About Our Client

Our client was founded in 2004 and became a limited business in 2012. They sell their vehicle tuning systems around the world both on their own website and through various other sales channels including an established global dealer network. They are currently working on a new website which is completely bespoke to the business and presents various exciting challenges to use and develop your skills working alongside our Senior Developer. They’re a friendly team and passionate about what they do. If you're looking for a role in a dynamic company and working in London isn't for you then give us a call or apply for this position!

If you feel that you meet the criteria for the Frontend Web Developer position then please apply now!