Lead Front End Developer
Essential skills and experience:
- At least 2 years experience as a Front End Developer (digital agency experience desirable)
- Able to work at pace with competing deadlines and adjust to differing client expectations
- Understanding of REST APIs and AJAX.
- NodeJS basics
- Proficient understanding of GIT version control
- Thirst to keep current with Front End Technologies (eg. Headless architecture, ECMA6, WebP images)
- Experience of CSS-Preprocessor (SASS)
- Experience with GULP task runners
- Translation of UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application.
- Knowledge and experience of Cross Browser, cross-platform and cross-device testing..
- Experience integrating with server-side code to produce dynamic pages
- Experience working in a team e.g. with UXers, designers, other developers.
Desirable skills and experience:
- A/B Testing experience using tools such as Optimizely, Qubit, Monetate
- Full-stack development languages would be advantageous.
- Client-facing experience across multiple accounts
- Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that applications will adhere to them.