Junior Front End Developer needed for Creative Design Agency

Junior Front End Developer for A Design Agency in London – 25K-30K

A fast paced design agency is looking for a passionate Junior Developer to join their buzzing studio.

The Client

A fast paced design agency is looking for a Junior Front End Developer to join their growing digital team in a vibrant and fun studio. They specialise in designing physical and consumer facing experiences anywhere where people shop, eat, drink, travel and have fun. Their clients tend to revolve around airports&train stations, shopping centres, restaurants&bars as well as high street shops.

The Role as Junior Front End Developer

As a Junior Developer you will work closely with both the design team and digital director, putting together websites, microsites, and HTML email mailers, with a keen ambition for future app development. You will have strong technical skills with a key eye for design and a penchant for problem solving.

The Candidate

The agency is looking for a pro-active and innovative developer who wants to work in a fast paced agency. You must be able to think outside the box and voice your ideas and opinions. As a Junior you will need to have the ambition to progress and advance your skills to eventually start working on complex projects.

  • 1+ years agency experience with a high proficiency in most of the following: PHP, HTML 5, CSS/SAAS (Bourbon/Compass), JavaScript (essential), and a solid understanding of Web Standards and Best Practices.
  • Experience with dealing with JSON, XML and public API’s such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google API is a bonus. Whilst most of the sites developed will be front-end focused, preparation for more higher end dynamic sites is essential, so LAMP stack experience is a must.
  • Experience in one of the following frameworks is preferable but not essential: Symphony, Laravel, Python, or other open source to preference.
  • Experience developing on local environments and utilising the required tools. Responsive layout, mobile web development, cross browser testing, page optimisation tools is a must have.
  • Experience of automation tools (especially for mobile app testing)