Front End Developer jobs

Front End Developer job in Leeds. Work within a digital agency developing designs into fully functioning websites.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the:

  • Converting website designs into fully functional websites
  • Support and maintenance of existing projects
  • Working closely with PHP Developers to create ecommerce sites and web applications

Technical Skills

Primary

  • HTML(+5), CSS(+3)
  • JavaScript, jQuery
  • Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks
  • WordPress

Secondary

  • LESS, SASS, Stylus
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Responsive CSS
  • PHP

Person Specification

Experience

  • 1 - 2 years minimum commercial experience
  • Experience in working within a team on the same project at the same time
  • Ecommerce experience (Magento, OpenCart etc.)
  • Experiences with Content Management Systems (Wordpress, Movable Type, Mambo, Joomla)
  • Experience debugging older browsers (ie6, ie7, ie8)

Skills

  • Ability to troubleshoot effectively
  • Ability to learn, assess and evaluate new technologies relevant to our business
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical clients and staff
  • Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of both clients and staff
  • Ability to think outside the box to get a desired design effect
  • Good understanding of web standards

Personal

  • Team player with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated learner
  • Broad technical curiosity
  • Enthusiasm for design
  • Passion for web development
  • Good eye for design and detail

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