Front End Developer

Location
South Devon
Salary
up yo £30,000
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
AF233
Marketing Disciplines
Digital / Online Marketing, Ecommerce
Industry Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Web Developer

Purple Monkey Recruitment are working with a leading UK retail brand based in South Devon who are experiencing exciting growth within their online channel.   Due to this growth they are currently recruiting a Front End Developer to join the team.

As Front End Developer you will have an excellent eye for graphic and web design, you will be well versed with design-based conversion optimisation and user experience techniques, and have excellent CSS/HTML/web design skills. Responsible for creating assets as well as putting together responsive designs of many kinds for publication on a transactional e-commerce website.

Required skills and experience:
•    User experience / customer journey evangelist who understands how to engineer web experiences that give users what they want, without making them work to get there
•    CSS, HTML and responsive framework experience essential
•    Passionate about the latest best practice design & build approaches i.e. mobile first, modular, grid systems etc.
•    Knowledge of W3C validation standards for HTML markup and an advocate for semantics and accessibility
•    Experience with SASS, cross-browser compatibility & version control
•    Knowledge of web best practices for front-end delivery & performance desirable
•    Excellent communicator and listener, able to interpret and understand the requirements of marketing teams, trading teams, developers, and other business stakeholders
•    Able to interpret a creative brief and provide responses that add genuine value
•    Excellent graphic design and creative skills, working with creative assets on a daily basis

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Front End Developer who is looking to join a well recognised retailer.