Backend Web Developer

Salary £NEG based on experience

Details

We’re looking for senior and mid-level web developers with real enthusiasm and drive to join our busy team based in The Surrey Technology Centre, Guildford.

Employment type: Permanent
Role: Web developer
Start date: ASAP

Before applying please ensure that you are within comfortable commuting distance to Guildford in Surrey, UK.

We are looking for a Web Developer with real enthusiasm and drive to join our busy team based in The Surrey Technology Centre, Guildford.
This is an excellent opportunity to work for a progressive company, with a varied customer base, who are committed to producing top-end web solutions, iOS and Android apps for their clients. We are looking with someone who has the technical abilities outlined below, and also has the ability to work to tight deadlines and someone who is confident building, maintaining and fixing websites.

Basic qualifications and requirements:

  • 2+ years developing for an in-house team
  • 2+ years of building websites from scratch
  • 1+ year of plugin development and extending CMS systems
  • A good understanding of linux based system and shell scripting

Experience/Skills required:

  • Experience of HTML, XHTML and CSS (including HTML5 & CSS 3)
  • Good knowledge of Object Oriented PHP and MySQL, (at interview stage you may asked to demonstrate the ability to write queries and retrieve information from a DB)
  • Developing forms and business logic
  • Understanding of MVC principals and Object Oriented design
  • Communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • A team player
  • Experience of JavaScript and jQuery preferred
  • Experience of building WordPress sites from scratch preferred
  • Experience of using Drupal would be advantageous
  • Experience in developing responsive and mobile sites essential

This is a permanent position and salary is negotiable depending on experience.

To apply please send a link to your online portfolio, a resume or  CV and covering letter using the link below.

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Front End Web Developer

Salary £NEG based on experience

Details

We’re looking for mid-level web developers with real enthusiasm and drive to join our busy team based in The Surrey Technology Centre, Guildford.

Employment type: Permanent
Role: Web developer
Start date: ASAP

Before applying please ensure that you are within comfortable commuting distance to Guildford in Surrey, UK.

We are looking for a front end Web Developer with real enthusiasm and drive to join our busy team based in The Surrey Technology Centre, Guildford.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a progressive company, with a varied customer base, who are committed to producing top-end web solutions, iOS and Android apps for their clients. We are looking with someone who has the technical abilities outlined below, and also has the ability to work to tight deadlines and someone who is confident building, maintaining and fixing websites.

Basic qualifications and requirements:

  • 2+ years developing for an in-house team
  • 2+ years of building websites from scratch
  • 1+ year of theme development for any major CMS, WordPress, Drupal or other

Experience/Skills required:

  • Experience in developing responsive and mobile sites essential
  • Experience of HTML, XHTML and CSS (including HTML5 & CSS 3)
  • Working knowledge of JQuery
  • Good understanding of compiled CSS including SASS (preferred or LESS)
  • Use of CSS3 features such as animation and transitions
  • Use of frameworks such as Bootstrap or Foundation
  • Working with templates in PHP, Twig or similar
  • Understanding or browser rendering pipeline (RAIL framework) and optimising browser delivery
  • Devops, package management and version control experience using git, grunt, bower, composer
  • Communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • A team player

This is a permanent position and salary is negotiable up to £32k depending on experience.

To apply please send a link to your online portfolio, a resume or  CV and covering letter using the link below.

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Senior Designer

Salary £NEG based on experience

Details

As a Senior Designer, you’ll be conceptualising and designing solutions from start to completion. You will play an essential role in the strategy and execution of products and services across different media, including web, advertising, editorial and print.

You are the champion for consistency across all brand and communication touch points. You will translate business needs into compelling customer experiences, requiring strong production design skills to make this happen. You are curious, passionate and have an eye for detail.

Basic qualifications and requirements:

  • 3+ years experience designing for in-house marketing team, start up or agency
  • 2+ years of user experience design for software or web
  • 2+ years of brand and communication design
  • Strong visual design skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, in which you articulate your rationale behind every design decision
  • Ability to work within established visual frameworks
  • Strong working knowledge of the latest design tools including Sketch, Photoshop, and prototyping tools
  • Keen understanding of how to prioritise and optimise work based on business needs and timelines

Key responsibilities:

  • Think strategically and understand all aspects of digital product, brand and user experience
  • Actively shape and enforce visual consistency across all communications and platforms
  • Turn user needs and business goals into compelling experiences
  • Balance creative requirements with the realities of a growing business
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows and site maps to communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Execute on designs from conception to final hand-off to developers for digital products
  • Iterate on design ideas alongside the product management team
  • Work closely with our marketing and creative teams to create social media, ad and email campaigns
  • Generate creative assets to support our business development team

Within the first year, we expect the senior designer to:

  • Take design lead for one of our web projects
  • Participate in planning meetings with the production, design and development teams
  • Pair with developers during the development process as necessary
  • Pitch in on marketing & communication requests (develop advertisements, email templates, etc)
  • Mentor new design hires

To apply please send a message and links to your work / portfolio using the email address/button below.
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