Front End Digital Engineer

Recruiter
Cloudwise Solutions
Location
Manchester
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Perks

  • 30 paid holidays including bank holidays
  • Monthly team lunches
  • Fresh fruit
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Free mobile phone insurance
  • Discounts at cinema and Tastecard membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Annual training / conference attendance budget

Abilities/Aspirations

  • It will bug you when pixels are out of place
  • You’ll be happy to support ie9, or ie8 on request, as well as the latest devices
  • You’ll make sites look beautiful at all viewport sizes, not just at break points
  • You’re commercially aware of how long jobs should take, and work to deadlines

Responsibilities

  • Maintain source code in source control system with adequate documentation
  • Accurately log your hours in timekeeping software
  • Adopt our Quality Assurance processes to check your own code, as well as that of colleagues
  • Be proactive in self-learning, sharing techniques with the team, and be willing to assist in solving issues outside your core work
  • Work with the wider team to assist in all areas of the business, including pitches, tenders and strategy.
  • Communicate professionally and respectfully with clients and colleagues
  • Work efficiently to meet deadlines, and to a professional standard
  • Represent Sputnik as a professional and skilled agency

Required Skills

  • Expert knowledge of HTML5 / CSS, Javascript, JQuery
  • Create cross browser, responsive templates
  • Understanding of UX and UI across desktop and mobile devices
  • Strong organisation skills and self discipline
  • Eye for detail

Desirable Skills

  • Back-end development skills such as PHP and/or Node JS
  • Experience with databases (Relational and/or NoSQL)
  • Knowledge of front end frameworks such as React / Angular / Ionic
  • Experience of mobile app development using framework such as Cordova
  • Strong communication skills
  • Understanding of design principles including grid layouts, typography, use of colour, use of white space