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Front-End Web Developer

Posted 6 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

Your new company
Hays IT is recruiting for a Front-End Web Developer to work in Plymouth for one of the world's leading strategic purchasing and negotiation specialists. My client is a growing organisation with a dynamic team and they're looking to add a Front-End Web Developer who will share a passion for helping organisations realise their procurement and purchasing solutions.

Your new role
You will be working closely with the product development team and third party providers to develop and maintain the organisation's Academy products and other online products that support the business' objectives. These products would include a series of web-based sites and individual applications, both within the organisation's Kentico CMS and as stand-alone web applications. The successful Front-End Web Developer will be able to outline specification and develop highly effective, compelling, visually engaging, easy to use and reliable online products and applications. In addition, you will be managing, maintaining and upgrading the organisation's current products and applications while responding to any issues as appropriate. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Development of the front-end of new web-based applications
  • Updates to existing web applications including application of a distinctly defined brand
  • Development of other non-web-based applications in terms of UX/UI
  • Contribute, liaise and take direction from the Online Product Developer
  • Contribute developing to procedures and full support documentation
  • Bug fixes to front-end, problem solving and dealing with issues with current products as needed
  • Testing of web applications - engaging with users as necessary and to support user acceptance testing as required

Essential Skills

  • Expert level of HTML and CSS
  • Good levels with Javascript, Jquery & Bootstrap libraries
  • Good understanding of UX/UI design principles
  • Responsive design principles
  • Experience with agile development methodologies
  • Usability testing experience Keen interest and demonstrable experience in web site creation and front-end development and be able to provide an active portfolio of websites you have created
  • Proven academic achievements - almost certainly be qualified to degree level in a technical discipline

Desirable Skills

  • Programming experience of Microsoft technologies including .Net
  • Good SQL server skills
  • Familiarity with the MVC framework
  • Experience with a CMS environment

What you'll get in return

  • £20,000 - £28,000 per annum
  • Beautiful office in Plymouth
  • Progression opportunities

What you need to do now
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