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Front End Digital Engineer - Manchester

  • Job reference: AQIT355
  • Location: Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: IT
Job description: My client, a digital agency, is currently looking for a front end developer to join their team in central Manchester.

My client are a digital agency who work with companies to design, build and optimise digital products and services. They work with companies that range up to large corporations across the UK and due to company growth are looking for someone with passion to join the team.

Ideal candidates should have a minimum of 3 years experience working in a commercial background, and who have worked on their own projects and websites- they are not looking for candidates who have worked in large groups and helped on projects

Candidates should have an eye for detail and produce good looking content and be happy to support ie9, or ie8 on request, as well as the latest devices

Responsibilities

* Maintain source code in source control system with adequate documentation
* Accurately log your hours in timekeeping software
* Adopt our Quality Assurance processes to check your own code, as well as that of colleagues
* Be proactive in self-learning, sharing techniques with the team, and be willing to assist in solving issues outside your core work
* Work with the wider team to assist in all areas of the business, including pitches, tenders and strategy.
* Communicate professionally and respectfully with clients and colleagues
* Work efficiently to meet deadlines, and to a professional standard
* Represent Sputnik as a professional and skilled agency

Required Skills:

* Expert knowledge of HTML5 / CSS, Javascript, JQuery
* Create cross browser, responsive templates
* Understanding of UX and UI across desktop and mobile devices
* Strong organisation skills and self discipline
* Eye for detail

Desirable Skills:

* Back-end development skills such as PHP and/or Node JS
* Experience with databases (Relational and/or NoSQL)
* Knowledge of front end frameworks such as React / Angular / Ionic
* Experience of mobile app development using framework such as Cordova
* Strong communication skills
* Understanding of design principles including grid layouts, typography, use of colour, use of white space

Benefits:

* 30 paid holidays including bank holidays
* Monthly team lunches
* Fresh fruit
* Discounted gym membership
* Free mobile phone insurance
* Discounts at cinema and Tastecard membership
* Cycle to work scheme
* Annual training / conference attendance budget

If you are interested in this role then please contact Andy at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208958 or email andrew.quinney@servicecare.org.uk