Front End Developer- Derby- HTML,CSS & JavaScript

Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Newton Solney
£30,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Front End Developer- Derby- HTML,CSS & JavaScript

As a Front-End Developer at Webroot, you will work within a fast-paced development team, designing and producing the front-end code for the company’s leading web applications and solutions. HTML, CSS and JavaScript will be your areas of expertise, and you’ll feel comfortable working at all areas of an application’s life-cycle, from initial wireframing and prototyping, through the coding and development of the system, and finally on-going defect diagnosis and resolution after launch.

You will be at ease working closely with talented DBA's and back-end developers, whilst also participating directly with QA and performing cross-browser testing.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop complex JavaScript-powered applications.
  • Provide intuitive and visually appealing solutions when required under your own initiative.
  • As part of an agile scrum team, continuously strive to deliver new or improved functionality to our web-based systems.
  • Convert high fidelity wireframes into lean and efficient front-end code.

What you will possess:

  • In-depth knowledge of JavaScript - namely efficient DOM manipulation, AJAX communication, Object-Oriented practises, and using JSON as your key data structure.
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Strong understanding of front-end performance best practices and techniques.
  • Strong understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Extremely thorough, detail-oriented, and organised - with the ability to manage multiple parallel projects.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to convey ideas in an effective manner.
  • Experience of building "Single Page" applications.

Additional knowledge or understanding which not essential, but would be beneficial:

  • Adobe Photoshop.
  • Popular JavaScript frameworks.
  • Charting / data visualisation frameworks.
  • CSS pre-processors (LESS & SASS)

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