Front End Developer Birmingham £DOE REF: WD117
Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for a talented mid- or heavy-weight Front-End Developer to work as part of a top-rated development team, you’ll be building beautiful, highly functional e-commerce websites for a range of fantastic clients.
You will have fantastic attention to detail, being able to turn designers’ page concepts into pixel-perfect websites. You’ll have a proven track record of bringing a proactive approach to real-world problems, and be confident working closely with our back-end team to develop integrated and effective custom functionality for our clients. You’ll be happy to be development lead on a build project.
Other responsibilities include:
- Providing accurate timing estimates on work
- Training other staff
- Contributing to the company development standards, working closely with the management team
- Being proactive in suggesting and implementing new processes for the development team
- Discussing technical solutions with clients and providing innovative new solutions
- Maintaining a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies, and keep team members informed as appropriate, with a view to incorporating these in future projects and staying ahead of the market
- Constantly seeking to develop yourself by learning new technologies
- Working on projects both individually and within team methodologies
- Excellent HTML5, LESS and Sass experience
- Coding valid XHTML and CSS mark-up
- Developing cross-browser and cross-platform compatible solutions
- Experience with jQuery
- Passion for emerging web technologies
- Good understanding of Web Accessibility
- Experience working with version control systems such as git
- Experience building sites to at least an AA standard
- Some experience in AJAX techniques
- Knowledge of HTML Email best practice desirable
Years of experience are not a prerequisite; instead it is all about your technical capability and demonstrable experience: the types and sizes of projects you’ve worked on, your knowledge of UX and IA, and your ability to turn around a project
Look forward to hearing from you
If this role is not right for you and you have similar skills and experience, please get in touch, as we are always getting in new digital, on-line and technical Job roles.
Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is a Digital, Creative and Marketing Recruitment Specialist covering the West and East Midlands.
The company is based on a solid foundation of 20 years of creative recruitment experience and are able to provide solutions for digital, marketing, creative and executive jobs across Birmingham and the West Midlands. Filling a selection of Digital, Front End Developers, Back End Developers, Web Coders, PHP Developers, Magento Developers, Wordpress Developers, Digital Creative Digital Marketing, Digital Sales & Digital Executive jobs at all levels in the West Midlands and East Midlands areas. Including; Birmingham, Cheltenham, Cotswolds, Coventry, Derbyshire, Dudley, Evesham, Gloucestershire, Hereford, Kidderminister, Leamington Spa, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Shropshire, Solihull, Staffordshire, Stratford Upon Avon, Stourbridge, Stourport, Walsall, Warwick, Warwickshire, Worcester Worcestershire, Wolverhampton and surrounding areas.