Junior / Mid Front End Developer - eCommerce - £30-50K
Ready to code and build neat applications for some of the biggest eCommerce brands biggest brands in Europe, including the likes of GAME, Halfords, Sainsbury’s, Selfridges, Specialized and Ted Baker? Excellent CV enhancing opportunity for talented Developers with 1-3 years’ experience to join a global leader in eCommerce trading technology. A market leading salary, excellent benefits, company culture and rewarding coding projects await...
Front End Developer - Junior / Mid
Watford | £30,000 - £50,000 + Excellent Company Benefits + Personal Development
Who we are:
We are a global eCommerce consultancy that applies strategy, technical know-how and outstanding design to make a big impact through eCommerce.
How? By creating outstanding eCommerce platforms and inspired shopper journeys. It’s why we work with some of the most exciting brands around such as GAME, Halfords, Sainsbury’s, Selfridges and Ted Baker.
Tell me more! We’re an inclusive group of more than 1500 globally with 550 thinkers and doers based in the UK. Our reputation is based on having the best in the business – people who are inspired yet straight-talking, and who really want to understand not just our clients but their customers. We are passionate about innovation in everything we do, and proud of what our people achieve, empowering and respecting every one of them.
With new, state-of-the-art offices in Watford, and two other agency offices in London, we’ve got 20 locations mapped across Europe, North America and Asia.
Your Key Responsibilities Include:
+ Create prototypes and production-ready HTML/CSS /JS for eCommerce websites
+ Focus on user needs and optimum user experience
+ Integrate production-ready HTML cross-browser compliant valid CSS into JSP coded pages in an integrated development environment
+ Working within an agile team, contributing to daily stand-ups, sprint planning and estimations
+ Stay current with evolving standards and technologies, learning new skills as needed
+ Contributing to the team’s focus to maintain Front End Quality through participating in coding reviews and adhering to Wunderman Thompson Commerce coding standards
Talented, enthusiastic, focused, eye for detail, professional. Keen to learn and find new ways of doing things. A team player who is proud of your work and wants to share with everyone! You like working in a fast-paced environment and are driven by the desire to improve the online purchasing experience for everyone, no matter what they are buying and from where!
You will be client focused and be willing to be flexible when required to make them happy, including working at client locations.
The techy bit…. we need you to be really great at:
+ Experience of using CSS stylesheet languages (SASS) and libraries such as Bootstrap/Foundation
+ Willingness to contribute to both large, complex projects and smaller tasks as directed.
+ Experience of using version control tooling in a large development team performing Continuous Integration
+ Excellent problem-solving ability
+ Good understanding/awareness of Usability, Accessibility, Cross Browser issues
+ The candidate has to have excellent communication skills and capability to interact directly with the customer (show and tells/requirement analysis sessions/retrospectives etc)
If you know some of this even better!
+ Can create prototypes and production-ready HTML/CSS
+ Solid information, interaction, and visual design skills.
+ Experience creating site architecture diagrams, wireframes, process flows
+ Experience of JSP, JSTL, cross platform browser testing, JIRA.
+ Commercial Ecommerce platform experience – Magento/Hybris/IBM WebSphere/Shopify
+ Experience designing for dynamic and template-driven sites.
+ Creative, yet meticulous. Has a sense of craftsmanship.
+ Experience of graphics packages, primarily Photoshop, or newer tools such as Sketch
+ Experience of working on Java projects would be extremely advantageous
+ Familiar with Unit Testing Frameworks (e.g. Jasmine/Karma etc)
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to our Hiring Team
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.