Junior Front-end Web Developer

Recruiter
1st Choice Computer Appointments
Location
Longfield
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
12 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Junior Front-end Web Developer
Longfield
Negotiable
VR/02546J

Our client is a successful web design company, with over 20 years of experience in both the public and private sector. They are expanding in reaction to their clients’ needs and they continue to promote a team ethos - making it a friendly and supportive company to work for. They thrive on establishing open dialogue with their customer base and therefore try to promote a relaxed but productive relationship with their clients.

They now require a Front-end / WordPress web developer to join the web programming department. Working within an established team of front-end developers and designers, the role involves bringing website design ideas to life. The successful candidate will enjoy coding and always look to keep up-to-date with current standards (especially CSS / JavaScript) and practices in the field. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 1 year of commercial experience or similar in a front-end coding position.

Ideally, we are looking for an individual who can tackle all stages of web development - from discussing client needs, planning and design, through to build and deployment of each project.

We are looking for the following expertise:

  • Willingness to learn in a fast-paced working environment
  • The ability to code designs supplied by the design studio from flat design files, usually created with Photoshop or Sketch
  • Working knowledge and good understanding of current accessibility and usability guidelines
  • Excellent HTML, CSS, WordPress and JavaScript
  • Ability to produce clean, smart, cross-browser compatible code that can, when required, work across multiple devices
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work closely with others
  • The ability to work on own initiative within a busy environment
  • MySQL experience
  • Very strong attention to detail - pixel perfection required!

Other skills that would be advantageous, but not necessary:

  • Experience with Sketch Design Tool
  • Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator experience
  • Skills in XML, AJAX, jQuery

Salary: negotiable for the right candidate.
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 08.30 to 17.00.
Due to location, your own transport is essential.

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