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Perm - Midweight Frond End Developer - £45k + Package
Our client is looking for a Midweight Front End Developer to join their Digital team. The Front End Developer will work very closely with the design and content teams primarily on campaigns, features and editorials, but also on other project-related work.
This is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to apply and develop their skills in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. You must be comfortable with a fast-moving workload, adapting to change and have excellent multi-tasking skills, with the ability to turn projects around quickly, whilst delivering to the highest possible standards.
Produce HTML, CSS, JS components for the website
Create technical specifications from functional specs
Create engaging & highly functional web pages
Responsive development for Desktop, mobile & tablet
Develop, prototype & optimize existing & new features
Resolve cross-browser layout issues & bugs
Adhere to web standards, usability & best practices
Provide scoping & estimating for front-end development tasks
Propose UX improvements
Contributing to team progress reviews
Working closely with the design and content teams
WHAT SKILLS DO I NEED FOR THE ROLE?
Experience in responsive web design
Strong programming skills and logical approach to problem solving
Experience with SASS or LESS
Experience with GIT, or other source control systems
Knowledge and experience with Docker, Jira and ES6 advantageous
Good commercial awareness, passionate about fashion and retail
Knowledge of best practices and usability, with an awareness of web standards
Good knowledge of UI and UX principles
Able to execute pixel-perfect HTML from designs
Knowledge of accessibility techniques
Good understanding of SEO
Experience with popular APIs (Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter)
Interest in new technologies, development techniques, and upcoming trends
Experience with Content Management Systems advantageous
Previous experience of working with back end developers
Thorough understanding of website functionality
Excellent communication & influencing skills at all levels
A high end fashion and retail brand, incredibly sought after!