- Developer
19 June 2018 X

Front End Developer–

Salary £25,000 - £37,000
Location Leeds
Type Permanent
Sector Digital IT

About the post–

POST is recruiting for a Front-End Developer to work for an award-winning full-service creative communications agency, based in Leeds. As a business they use intelligent creative thinking in every brief, challenge and opportunity they face. They track progress and measure impact. They target, personalise, prove and improve.

You will be responsible for the design and development of digital communications and engagement solutions for many of the world’s best-known brands. From apps and games to e-marketing and social media campaigns, to immersive digital brand experiences - you will apply creative thinking and front-end development expertise to every project. You will optimise the users’ experience and deliver solutions to Vista’s quality and delivery standards. You will act as a Trusted Advisor to colleagues and clients alike, supporting the creation of technical scopes, wireframes, user journey recommendations and UI design in accordance with best practice. Your experience and proactivity will also mean that you take the lead on project delivery, ensuring key milestone deadlines are met and exceeded and resourcing issues are resolved.

What we need from you–

They're looking for a highly committed team player with a passion for all things digital, from online design trends and strategies to the latest cutting-edge tech and a real empathy for the end-user experience. You will have worked in a fast-paced creative environment, developing and delivering creative digital solutions for brands across a wide variety of channels, including desktop, mobile, e-comms and social media, with a proven ability to develop robust, measured solutions that utilise the latest technology.

You are a logical thinker and accomplished problem solver, with an attention to detail that is second to none and with expert demonstrable development skills including:

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • JQuery
  • WordPress
  • The utilisation of third-party APIs

 In addition, you have a high-level understanding of version control and deployment using Git, in addition to pre-go-live QC/UAT testing, with a good working knowledge of Photoshop, PHP and DevOps preferred though not essential. It would be advantageous if you also have a background in working with client-side scripting technologies such as Angular and Node, as well as any mobile and web application development.

What you’ll get–

  • A competitive package, pension, healthcare benefits, life assurance, annual bonus and peer award schemes
  • Time for research, learning, and development through our training and Headspace programmes
  • Other benefits including Ride2Work, complimentary fruit – and office bar
  • A great team environment with an inclusive and diverse culture

If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP. This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details