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Front End Developer

Job Title: Front End Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: 61911/JH
Contact Name: Jack Hardisty
Contact Email: jack.hardisty@handle.co.uk
Job Published: October 04, 2017 11:32

Job Description

One of the world's leading Universities is looking for a talented and creative Front End Developer.

They would like you to join the team and work on a wide array of digital projects for the University. You will be working on the usability and design of some of the schools most high profile digital platforms.

As well as a very strong understanding of various front end languages, you will be passionate about good user experience and have a creative eye for clean design and typography.

The team and environment is an incredibly supportive, flexible and democratic one. You will be a key member and have a say on all of the projects and strategies going forward.

Skills and abilities:

  • Proficient with using design software such as the Adobe Creative Suite, or wireframing tools
  • Proficient in version control using GIT
  • Proficient in writing a range of languages, such as: HTML, CSS, SCSS, JavaScript, PHP, JSON, SQL
  • Proficient in web development best practices including: linting, minification, uglification, asynchronous JavaScript, post-processing
  • Proficient with automated and unit testing techniques, test driven development, PHPUnit, Selenium, Mocha
  • Excellent standards of accuracy, consistency and attention to detail
  • Ability to act independently and make decisions without supervision, using judgement and discretion
  • Knowledge of frameworks/libraries such as: Zend, ZF2, Java Spring, Polymer, JSP, jQuery, Backbone, Mustache, Bourbon, Compass

This is a great opportunity for a developer to join a collaborative and encouraging team to not only help the business succeed but also develop your own skills.

There is also a fantastic set of benefits including flexible working and 40 days holiday!

Please send your CV and portfolio to jack.hardisty@handle.co.uk

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.