Front End Developer

Recruiter
A Team Recruitment EA Limited
Location
Colchester
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Front End developer positon has recently become available for our unique Colchester based client who have recently been recognised for being the UK’s highest profile companies in their field, therefore making this opportunity and extremely exciting front end developers opportunity. Our client is in the forefront of their industry, building a technical centre of excellence in the East and your role as front end developer can help in making this even more award winning. In return for your experience in this role our client can offer you a dynamic, fast moving, rapidly growing environment, where they value creativity and innovation, technical excellence and responsibility/ownership. In your role as front end developer you’ll work on a variety of projects on the company’s own award-winning site, to help build customer reach and engagement, for example internationalisation, mobile sites and partner tools.

The Role

  • Work on a variety of projects on the company’s award-winning site, to help build customer reach and engagement, for example internationalisation, mobile sites and partner tools.
  • Work closely with the business, learn new things and teach others
  • Ability to take ownership of a project or issue, analyse it and solve problems not faced before
  • Working closely with a cross-functional creative and technical team on a range of new projects using cutting-edge technologies.
  • Work alongside the wider team on tight deadlines with a well organised, detailed and accurate manner.
  • Within this role, you will be using the following languages, frameworks, processes and tools:

HTML (5), CSS (3)

Build automation - Grunt, Webpack, LESS

Client-side scripting, modular JS (ES6) development. Non-jQuery reliant.

Knowledge of PHP. Symfony ideal.

Version control - Git

The Person

· Strong communication skills, both technically and non-technically

  • Keen software engineering approach
  • SEO best practices
  • UI/UX best practices
  • Accessibility best practices
  • Ability to take ownership of a project or issue, analyse it and solve problems not faced before
  • Mobile web and/or native development
  • Optimising the front end for scalability and maintainability
  • Experience with agile development methodologies
  • Image processing using GIMP/Photoshop
  • Champion of modern development practices and tools, eg Continuous Delivery, Source Control, TDD

Benefits to you

  • Salary £35 - £45k per annum
  • Great team environment
  • Potential to progress
  • Chance to be part of a fast growing team

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