Front End Developer

Posted 16 November by Network IT
Junior Web Developer

Birmingham

£20,000 - £30,000

A fantastic opportunity for a Junior Fullstack Developer to join one of Birmingham's most creative agencies has arisen with the scope to use the most cutting edge technologies the industry has to offer. You will contributing to project proposal conversations with the development team, project managers and creatives, assisting with sketching / wireframe development and developing WordPress based websites for clients.

Other duties will include:

Developing custom web applications that drive business processes

Setting up e-commerce applications (WooCommerce)

Cross browser and device testing (inc. debugging)

Monitoring health and uptime of servers (no in-depth configuration required)

Collaborating with creative and account management teams to find solutions for client website projects

Contributing to support of current client websites

Participating in company-wide and team meetings

Participating in on-site and off-site client meetings

Key Skills

• Experience in a similar environment

• Intermediate to advanced knowledge of WordPress

• Good understanding of PHP back-end development

• Strong understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML, CSS & JavaScript

• Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML) a plus

• Knowledge of version control systems, specifically Git

• Knowledge of WooCommerce (beneficial but not essential)

• Ability to debug code and work through issues

• Ability to use Photoshop to export and optimise assets

• An understanding of SEO best practices

• Experience using command line utilities on Mac and/or Linux

• Knowledge of the latest web trends and open source projects

Benefits

• Competitive salary and career progression

• Company pension scheme and private healthcare

• Flexible working – flexible start and finish times to suit your needs

• Working in relaxed, open plan offices with a laid back dress code

• Free food & drinks – fresh coffee, juices, fruit & unlimited brews!

• Free lunch on a Friday

Reference: 33821054

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