Front End Developer - Macclesfield

Posted 17 August by Key Careers

The Role:

We are looking for a qualified Front-end developer to join our development team. You will be responsible for building the ‘client-side’ of our web applications. You should be able to translate our company and customer needs into functional and appealing interactive applications.

If you’re interested in creating a user-friendly environment by writing code and moving forward in your career, then this job is for you. We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design.

Ultimately, you should be able to create a functional and attractive digital environment for our company, ensuring great user experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Create HTML and CSS documents from Hi Fi wireframes, in line with organisational brand and style documentation.
  • Maintain and improve website
  • Work with the development team to create the necessary JavaScript that implements the functionality defined in the design intent.
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability.
  • Research and experiment with front end technology to find the most appropriate solution to satisfy the design requirements.
  • Contribute to the evolution and expansion of the organisational brand and style guidelines as part of the design team.
  • Extract assets from Adobe Photoshop CC (Adobe CC) and apply to mark-up as appropriate.
  • Research and acquire additional visual assets as necessary.
  • Implement design transitions using CSS/Less to maintain a high-quality UX.

Core Skills:

  • Proven work experience as a front end developer
  • JavaScript / JQuery
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • LESS
  • Angular 2
  • Angular 4
  • Adobe CC
  • Sketch
  • Bootstrap
  • Responsive Design

Desirable Skills:

  • Agile/Scrum
  • TFS
  • Appreciation of SEO
  • AJAX
  • Google material design
  • Financial background / experience

Personal Qualities:

  • Ability to develop, deliver and evaluate brilliant ideas
  • Effective communicator adept at liaising with both technical and non-technical staff
  • Innovative, creative, bright and self-motivated
  • Passionate about high quality code and good object design
  • Significant interest in new emerging technologies

Required skills

  • CSS
  • Front End
  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • Angular

Reference: 33098054

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