Front End Web Developer - Preston - £35k

Posted 3 April by Novus Digital Media Limited

I’m currently recruiting for an experienced Front-End Web Developer for a highly successful and respected online bookings organisation in Preston, Lancashire.

This role is ideally suited to a mid-weight to senior developer, either looking for a more senior position, or for a change of scenery and a more dynamic/challenging role. Agency or in-house experience suited.

You will be working alongside the existing digital team to implement front end web technology solutions across our suite of websites, web apps and mobile web apps. You will work with a server-side developer, developing functional web pages while they develop server-side functionality and APIs. You will also work alongside our SEO/UX manager to help deliver improved user experience, and our Marketing Manager to help deliver web-based marketing campaigns.

You will need to work comfortably with our existing digital team, which has a range of ages and backgrounds and within our wider company’s multilingual team.

You will be the kind of person who likes to show initiative and find new solutions to problems that might already seem to be solved. You will be able to work independently and to deadlines, even while working on multiple projects.

You will also be someone who likes to learn new technologies and techniques and apply them to your work.

Skills:

  • At least 2 to 3 years minimum relevant experience within a similar role/environment, please note, this is not suitable for a junior developer
  • The successful applicant will be skilled in modern versions the following; HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery
  • You will also be skilled in creating wireframes, and the process of turning design documents in to working HTML/CSS layouts.
  • You will also be used to working with Git and be capable of working with remote team members.

The following skills are desirable but not key:

  • PHP
  • CoffeeScript
  • SASS/LESS
  • Grunt
  • Bootstrap
  • Drupal
  • Linux
  • PhoneGap / Cordova

Located just on the outskirts of Preston, the company is easily accessible via all major road & motorway networks (5mins from the nearest M6 junction) as well as accessible via the bus network in/around Preston. Unfortunately, there is no local train station.

Salary is to £35k basic + benefits plus free onsite parking

Please contact me at any time to talk further: information (AT) novusdigitalmedia dot co dot uk

** Please note: Candidates need to already live within a sensible, commutable distance to be considered for this role, due to past issues. Candidates outside of the UK CANNOT be considered **

Required skills

  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Web Development
  • CSS3
  • HTML5

Application questions

Do you have at least 2 to 3 years relevant Front-End Development experience?
Are you able to commute freely to Preston, Lancashire without the need to relocate?

Reference: 34709804

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