Front-End Web Developer
Posted 4 months ago - Expired 2 months ago

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£25000 to £30000

Front- End Web Developer - Wakefield

Role: Front-End Web Developer

Salary: Up to £30K, DOE

Location: Wakefield

Our client are an award winning digital marketing agency.

The role:

 Develop and deliver well crafted creative projects using the latest front-end technologies
 Write clean, lean, well-documented code
 Work with the development team to spread knowledge and develop resources
 Work alongside our account managers to develop a delivery schedule for projects
 Day to day contact with clients, account managers, and our design team
 Liaise with clients to understand their goals and translate them into requirements

The successful candidate:

Will be passionate in using the latest web technologies and able to create unique pieces that utilise cutting edge browser functionality and someone who is experienced in developing highly polished website front ends for client websites. You will have experience in:
 3+ years experience (preferably in an agency environment)
 WordPress CMS theme development
 WooCommerce
 PHP, Object Oriented Programming & MySQL
 JavaScript / jQuery
 Responsive Design/Development
 RESTful APIs and use of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Tokens
 Domain/DNS management
 Ability to debug front-end site issues using inspector tools
 Mindfulness of UI / UX centered design/development
 Design software including Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign & InVision


 SSH command line
 Server management cPanel or Plesk
 Ability to debug back-end issues using terminal and/or error logs
 A working knowledge of version control using Git
 Development tools & frameworks like as Gulp, Node, etc
 Competent MacOS user
 Perch CMS development
 Craft CMS development
 Magento
 Javascript frameworks eg. Angular/Vue/React JS

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