Front End Developer

Join the team as a Front End Developer

Important Notice for Recruitment Agencies: NO CV applications from agencies.

We are looking for an experienced Front End Developer to join our team here at DG New Media. Your responsibilities will include gathering user requirements, building modular components utilising modern development tools. We provide a relaxed but professional working atmosphere where our staff feel at ease to express ideas and work together as a functioning team.
To be successful in this role, you should demonstrate experience of developing sites and producing components to meet customer requirements.  If you also have a portfolio of your projects that includes work with web applications that demonstrate the use of technology you have skills in, we’d like to meet you. Ultimately, you’ll create both functional and appealing features that address our clients’ needs and help us grow our customer base.

Why work for us?
We are a friendly, family-run business that has was established in 2000. Our office is based in Weston-super-Mare, with easy access and free parking.
We are offering a competitive salary and a flexible contract with many benefits.
We strive to use the most up to date with cutting edge technology which means that we evolve with the times, keeping work interesting.

Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with stakeholders and team members
  • Working from Invision, XD or similar design tools
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and images (WCAG/W3C)
  • Build components and layouts utilising HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, node.js, handlebars.js, Gulp, Webpack, template engines and CSS/SASS
  • Integrating back-end services (Json or XML based)
  • QA process, debugging with experience of web automation and optimisation
  • Version control systems (GIT, DevOps, Gulp)

Requirements for this position:

  • Front End Developer, Computer Science, relevant qualifications or 5 years’ experience
  • Proven work experience in Front End Developer or similar role
  • Experience in component development using HTML5, SVG, CSS3 / SASS, BEM/OOCSS methodologies and Bootstrap/Foundation.
  • Experience with technologies such as JavaScript / ES5 / ES6, JS frameworks such as jQuery and Vue.js, NPM and Webpack.
  • Portfolio of projects showing your skills and demonstrate the use of technology in your projects.
  • Knowledge of popular CMS frameworks (Sitecore and Umbraco would be preferable however training will be provided).
  • Team spirit and strong communication skills
  • Good time-management skills

Benefits:

  • 24 days holiday per annum + bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Health care options
  • Generous lunch break
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ongoing Training
  • Ample free car parking

Information:

  • Salary: £21,000 to £30,000
  • Position: Fixed contract or Full time
  • Hours: 9-5 Monday to Friday

If you meet our requirements, then we would love to hear from you!

Please email us for more information and to express your interest at hello@dgnewmedia.com

Closing date for applicants: 29th February 2020

Important Notice for Recruitment Agencies: NO CV applications from agencies.

 

Although the company is grateful for your interest in this recruitment campaign, please understand that DG Newmedia Ltd does not wish to be overwhelmed by CVs supplied by agencies without prior agreement as evidenced by an authorised agency supply agreement. In the event that any agency should choose to forward one or more CVs without entering into such an agreement then the agency acknowledges that DG Newmedia Ltd will incur no obligation or liability whatsoever in regard to any terms, conditions fees or similar or otherwise as offered or requested by the agency in relation to such CV applications.

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