- Creative - Developer - Digital
26 February 2018 X

Lead Front End Developer–

Salary £35,000+
Location Leeds
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Technology IT

About the post–

POST are working with one of Leeds most sought after digital marketing agencies as they have a need for a Lead Front End Developer to join their highly talented web development team working on projects for very prestigious clients.

The company have a history of producing innovative, bespoke and award winning projects as they are passionate about development. This is an amazing opportunity for someone passionate about front end development to lead the team as well as working with world leading brands using the latest technologies and techniques to build truly unique digital products.

The role involves steering the front end development team in a unified direction and maintaining high standards. You will be the 'go to’ person for front end questions and will champion peer programming.

What we need from you–

  • Ability to write clean/dry code and follow best practices
  • Write HTML and CSS (SCSS) for a wide range of browsers/devices
  • Strong Angular and vanilla JavaScript skills
  • Git version control
  • Gulp build process
  • Experience leading a development team Project planning skills


  • Knowledge of Ionic app builds
  • Unit testing experience (Karma and Jasmine)
  • ES6 exposure
  • Photoshop, Illustrator and Sketch
  • Experience of TDD or BDD
  • Continuous integration methodologies
  • Object oriented JavaScript
  • Working in an Agile/Scrum environment

What you’ll get–

  • £35,000+ - Negotiable dependant on experience 
  • Personal Development Programme with quarterly reviews to set learning objectives, and annual pay reviews.
  • R&D on Friday afternoons - this is time to learn new technologies and develop skills in new areas (inline with the needs of the business)
  • Sociable team with lots of nights out
  • Health Insurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Working hours are 0900 - 1730 
  • Close to the train station and space to park bikes outside the office
  • Cycle to Work scheme

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.