Junior UI Developer - Innovative EdTech Business

Web Recruit Ltd
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior UI Developer - Innovative EdTech Business
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Up to £26,000 DOE Plus Private Healthcare, Life Cover, Contributory Pension, Unlimited Holiday

Do you have experience of JavaScript and want to work for one of the coolest EdTech companies on the planet? Fancy developing your career alongside a fun, friendly and geeky team of tech-savvy pioneers? If so, great! You’re just who our client is looking for.

Our client is an exciting EdTech company who are making waves in their industry. On a mission to make the student experience even more awesome, they provide award-winning technology solutions to the higher education market. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Junior UI Developer to join their team.

You’ll have the chance to help influence and deliver our client’s exceptional solutions as they strive to achieve world domination and, more importantly, make the learning experience a little more fun for students across the globe.

What’s more, you’ll receive ongoing support, including great development prospects and an endless supply of high fives, to enable you to progress into a more senior role in the future.

As a Junior UI Developer, you will assist our client to achieve market-leading status by helping to deliver tech that improves the student experience.

This is a dual role where you will focus on development and the quality of solutions.

Specifically, you’ll develop features for corporate and trial sites and will be key to the delivery of amazing UI in a world-leading product.

Additionally, your duties will involve:

- Learning about new concepts, technologies and systems
- Getting involved with the testing process to support new product releases
- Maintaining systems that track and report on quality assurance
- Developing an understanding of our client’s user base and tailoring solutions to provide an awesome user experience
- Building a framework of automated testing using automation tools

Think you’re up to the challenge? To be considered, you must have:

- Experience of working with native JavaScript and some experience with JavaScript libraries, such as jQuery
- Previous experience of basic website development principals
- A basic understanding of modern, responsive website design, including HTML5, CSS and/or SCSS

As a Junior UI Developer, you’ll be a fresh thinking problem-solver who works well alone and as part of a team. Dedicated to self-improvement, you’ll also love learning about new technologies, systems and concepts.

Ideally, you’ll have experience of the following (don’t worry if you don’t - full training will be provided): OO PHP or any PHP-based framework, Zend framework, UI design and development, or JavaScript UI frameworks.

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

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