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A rapidly growing financial business based in South Manchester is in need of a proactive Front End Developer to deliver excellent and innovative projects across all brands!

Category

Financial Services

Reference

edh100518v

Salary

Up to £40,000

Date Added

10.05.18

Level

Developer

Location

South Manchester


A rapidly growing financial business based in South Manchester is in need of a proactive Front End Developer to deliver excellent and innovative projects across all brands!

Our client is a fast-growing, successful financial business who boasts an impressive portfolio of services to their consumers nationwide. As they look to the future, they are now in need of a hands-on Front End Developer to deliver excellent projects. They will work with the team to deliver development and innovation across all the brands.

The Front End Developer will work with the wider marketing team, delivering enhancements, optimising SEO and delivering high performing optimised websites that deliver excellent customer journeys and conversions.

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside the marketing team to deliver an optimised high performing website
  • Offer solutions and insight into technical issues
  • Strong compliance and awareness to best practice
  • Design systems within business frameworks
  • Participate in project planning and manage risk
  • Work with front-end lead developer to deliver the technology strategy at an application level
  • Provide post-production and deployment during and after implementation

 

Essential skills and attributes:

  • Experience building from scratch and legacy system improvement for transactional/ eCommerce websites
  • Expert understanding of SEO practices e.g. speed, structure and technology
  • Experience working with UX/ CRO team to improve website conversions
  • Working with UX/CRO team to improve conversions
  • Highly motivated, capable and adaptable
  • Innovative and always thinking of ways to improve
  • A strong communicator who is good at sharing knowledge
  • Deliver excellent code and up to date knowledge of best practices
  • Solution based and a positive attitude to challenges
  • Organised, professional and able to work to timescales on multiple projects

 

Working knowledge of these projects are essential:

  • Flexbox and Grid
  • BEM methodology
  • SASS
  • JQuery
  • Exposure to JS frameworks like Angular, React, Ember
  • NPM, Gulp or Grunt task runners
  • HTML5, CSS3, JS Development
  • Responsive and Adaptive web design
  • Pagespeed and optimisation

 

The following would be desirable and useful in this role:

  • Test Driven Development
  • Agile methodologies
  • Bourbon, Neat frameworks
  • Continuous Integration experience
  • Degree/qualification in computer science or related subject
  • SOLID Principles
  • App Development
  • Git, Gitflow
  • Umbraco
  • An understanding of website structure & redirects
  • Experience using A/B testing software such as VWO
  • Experience of implementing Google Analytics data layer pushes
  • C#
  • ASP.Net MVC
  • ASP.Net Webforms (optional)

Do you think you're the perfect match for this job? Then apply online today or get in touch with our award-winning team on 0161 833 1044!

 

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