Front End Web Developer - UI - Javascript - jQuery

Welwyn Garden City

£450 - £550 a day

Front End Developer / Welwyn Garden City / 4 Months Contract / Up To 550 GBP (Per Day)
Leading Retail client is recruiting a skilled Front End Web Developer to work on their ever changing online web pages. This role will require a skill developer able to work in a fast paced environment whilst also building on stakeholder management and relationships with key team members.
Whilst specific responsibilities will be dependent upon the changing needs of the business, the following provides an overview of the role’s key responsibilities and measures:

Build customer-focused solutions to support BAU, Campaign and Strategic project delivery in line with business plans.
Develop functional and appealing web and mobile-based applications based on usability.
Develop existing and new user-facing features, e.g. Components
Provide website maintenance and enhancements and recommendations on how to improve the website in code and design, promoting usability best practice.
Use a combination of mark-up languages to write web pages.
Create quality mock-ups and prototypes under tight timelines.
Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.
Assist an active program of MVT/ A/B testing as part of our test and learn approach.
Work collaboratively with UI and UX to translate design wireframes to actual code.
Work collaboratively with UI and UX to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation taking an active role on both sides defining the look as well as the way it works.
Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency.
Manage own workload to ensure delivery of projects and objectives, creating project timelines with responsibilities both for yourself and colleagues.
Write functional requirement documents and specifications.

Key Skills and Experience

You’ll need to have demonstrated experience of:

Proficiency in HTML5, XHTML, CSS3, SASS, JavaScript, jQuery, REACT, AJAX, JSON, XML, GIT Responsive web design, W3C & WAI accessibility standards, knowledge of CMS platforms (TeamSite and Magnolia preferable).
Knowledge of Task Runner (Grunt, Gulp).
Exposure to other JavaScript frameworks including Angular, node, API development, unit testing and TDD/ BDD.
An ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent multitasking skills.
Excellent project management skills.
Ability to work in a team and alone.
Knowledge of SEO principles.

Desirable Experience

Knowledge of Photoshop would be beneficial.
Agile methodologies - JIRA.

If you match these requirements, please apply in the normal way. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action that email and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.
This job was originally posted as

Posted by Elevate Direct, 16 Mar