Front End Developer - JavaScript - Perm - Edinburgh - To Circa 40k + Benefits

Reference:
UD/12308
Sector:
Developer, IT - Systems Development
Salary/Rate:
£30,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
11 / 5 / 2017
Front End Developer - JavaScript - Perm - Edinburgh - To Circa 40k + Benefits

We’ve been tasked to find a Front End Web Developer by our Edinburgh based Client. You will be creative developer with a strong eye for detail and experienced in the practicalities of large scale commercial web development. You will be confident in your web development abilities and be able leverage new technologies, push boundaries and implement reliable innovative solutions for ever changing business, marketing and ecommerce needs. This role requires the ability to work in a team environment, liaising with external partners and supporting other departments within the organisation, so excellent communication skills are essential.

Role responsibilities:
- Develop, test and implement responsive web solutions within a large scale site.
- Liaise with external partners as well as sales and marketing teams to implement change and new solutions.
- Review and optimise the web pages for improved user experience - “call to action” results
- Design, develop, test and implement attractive web pages using the latest technologies
- Implement solutions that are easily accessible by various web browsers or mobile platforms.
- research and implement solutions using new technologies.

Personal and technical attributes:
- Forward thinking with the ability to determine new and creative solutions in a rapid development environment
- Front-end responsive development experience using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript (ideally Angular.JS)
- Knowledge of usability and accessibility best practice. (UX/UI, UCD etc.)
- Creative Flair with a high attention to detail
- Experienced in Unit testing
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Self-sufficient and able to work autonomously or as part of an Agile development team
- Any Knowledge or experience in .NET, Visual Studio or TFS would be beneficial
- Educated to Degree level in a relevant subject.

Summary:
This is a great opportunity for a talented and passionate front-end web development specialist who is keen to investigate and implement the latest web technologies and techniques. You will be joining a well established organisation and be a key to their outward facing web presence. In return a salary of circa £40K plus excellent benefits with flexibility for the right candidate. To find out more about this rare and unique opportunity, please apply with your CV ASAP for immediate consideration.