Front End Developer

19 Nov 2012
19 Dec 2012
Business Type
Contract Type
Full Time

The client is a fantastic Digital Marketing Agency who are committed to creating perfect digital journeys. They are currently looking for a Front End Developer to work on projects for their large client base. The role is based in Surrey.

The client are looking for a Front-End Developer to work within the existing development team and be responsible for building a variety of applications and sites for external clients and several products and services.

The client are a diverse digital marketing agency and as such, you can expect to work on anything from simple content managed websites to mobile apps, e-commerce projects and the PPC campaign platform.


-Educated to degree level in Computer Science or equivalent

-Minimum 1 year of OOP/MVC PHP programming

-Advanced knowledge in XHTML & CSS

-Experienced with building AJAX-driven interfaces using jQuery, with strong native JavaScript coding skill

-Ability to convert PSD’s to fluid CSS & HTML

-Adhering to W3C standards for client side development & accessibility

-Results oriented and with a strong customer/client focus

Beneficial, but not essential:

-Experience with the Concrete5 CMS

-Creative agency experience

-Skilled with developing sites within a responsive framework

-Familiarity with Symfony2 PHP framework

-Performance, page weight/rendering optimisation

-Good understanding of Google Analytics or other web analytics

-Experience with version control (SVN, GIT etc…)

-Confidence with the Linux command-line

-Working knowledge of XML/JSON and using 3rd party API’s

Key Responsibilities

-Maintain a good standard of coding and adhere to the same conventions as the rest of the team

-Leave code better than you found it

-Test your code, be it client or server-side

-Be willing to work in a research capacity – to find and test and critically review open-source frameworks and technologies

-Be willing to take ownership of projects and to present your proposed solutions to the wider team

-Competency in maintaining your own development server and migrating work in progress to UAT/testing servers

Please apply for immediate consideration.