Front End Developer with Design Skills

2 days left

Location
West End
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
25 Mar 2019
Closes
22 Apr 2019
Ref
00093717
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Ever wondered how technology gets from the manufacturer into your hands?

This company is a leading provider of IT product sales & procurement software & services. They track the stock & price of over 5m different IT & office products. Customers use their normalised data to find & buy stock, populate their webstores, generate quotes, purchase electronically & provide delivery tracking onto their own clients.

Based in Mayfair, they offer services to 25,000 customers in 23 countries. Their software ranges from a powerful stock search tool to bespoke e-commerce solutions.

They have a clear need for a front-end developer with design skills. Recent focus has been on developing the substantial back-end data processing their services require. The on-screen experience is dated & now needs improving & updating. Your role is to:

- Manage front-end development, from design to delivery into their live environment.
- Help tell their story, services & value to their users, through focused UX design & development.
- Translate customer needs into interface features.
- Work with the back-end team to deliver new value.
- Use your skills to help with digital marketing & online advertising.

You need a combination of programming & design skills to produce dependable code, optimised for efficiency, delivering 'pixel perfect' pages on desktop & mobile alike.

Essential: HTML5, CSS3 pre-processor SASS, Basic PHP, Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator.

Desirable: JavaScript, My SQL, PHP for Magento, SQL, Azure, JIRA, C#, ASP.NET, Git, InDesign, WordPress, Google Analytics

Experience: 2-5 years' in a commercial front-end role.

Education: Qualifications to show your enthusiasm & diligence. Minimum Maths GCSE, ideally a BTEC/Degree in a related subject.

Fluent spoken & written English.

Salary & Benefits:
- £30-£40k and more for the right person.
- 21 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays.
- 4 extra days holiday at Christmas,
- Office hours 9.30 to 6pm Monday to Friday.
- Free fruit and Coke/Red Bull in the office
- Relaxed West End office where their social ethos enjoys the neighbourhood.
- Work from home up to 2 days per week after probation
- They are a sponsoring employer for those that require a visa.

But they hope you find the biggest perks are having autonomy to progress your work from design to deployment & the opportunity to become the lead front-end developer, grow your own team.

You'll be of special interest if you've worked in e-commerce, the IT channel, or on a B2B service. Similarly, links to your portfolio, GitHub repository and any testimonials gained from your experience are very welcome.

They aim to have a quick phone interview with you with days, then invite you to their office in Heddon Street, Mayfair within a week.

And because you've read this far, if you include the word 'Shibboleet' or send them a link to your favourite online joke, your application will get extra attention.

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