Front-End Developer

  • Shortlist
Location Oxfordshire
Salary £30,000 - £55,000 Per Annum
Type Permanent
Consultant Monique Vorster
Ref 48010

Our Client is a leading digital partner, recognised for delivering award-winning, world-class solutions.  They form long-lasting, trusted partnerships, working collaboratively as a team while turning knowledge into insight, returning great results for long-term success

The Opportunity

Working within the companies User Experience Team, you will be responsible for building the UI experiences for a variety of well-known brands. The role will require you to work on projects which vary in size and will involve working through the entire lifecycle of web application development. You will be expected to maintain the high development quality that we aspire to with every project, have a passion for driving technology forward, be organised, self-motivated and ambitious, and have an ability to manage your own time and workload

What’s needed for me to be considered?

  • Portfolio of development work which demonstrates your experience
  • Intricate understanding of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Excellent knowledge of native JavaScript
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors (Sass)
  • Experience with front-end build tools (Gulp, Grunt, Webpack, Rollup)
  • Good knowledge of source control (Git)
  • Comfortable using the terminal/command line
  • Solid understanding of performance and optimisation best practices
  • A healthy obsession for writing clean, semantic, performant code

Desirable skills & experience

  • An understanding of UX and design principles would be beneficial, with experience with design tools (Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Good knowledge of accessibility standards and SEO best practices
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks (React, Angular, Vue), integration with REST APIs and a familiarity with .Net environment
  • Experience working with content management systems

What next?

Apply today to be considered for this opportunity.  If suitable, one of our specialist consultants will be in contact to discuss the opportunity with you in detail prior to submitting your CV to the client.  In this discussion we will aim to identify your specific skills and motivations, and where appropriate recommend other relevant opportunities to you that match your requirements.

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Job Synonyms:             

Front End | Developer | CSS | HTML| JavaScript | Git| CMS | UX