We’re Hiring! Front-end Web Developer – June 2021 | Digital by Default

We’re Hiring! Front-end Web Developer – June 2021

Published on 12 Nov 2020 - Design & development - 10 minute read

About us.

We are a fun, small, and vibrant creative digital agency. Based at Fradley Junction near Lichfield. We specialise in bespoke design websites running on a range of platforms & frameworks; WordPress, Shopify and Laravel. We are keen to develop our range of platforms and would be interested in hearing from front-end developers across all platforms, and template languages.

We’re looking for a passionate developer to become a part of our team. Your employment will be remote, meaning you can be based anywhere in the UK or Ireland. We’re offering a contract from 2 days per week upwards, so it could suit a freelancer looking for a little more stability.

As one of our key developers, you will be involved in all aspects of our development process, including creating and maintaining new and existing websites, as well as working on sites developed in a range of other platforms. You’ll need to be someone who’s skilled and can take responsibility quickly.

About you.

  • Excellent working knowledge and experience with HTML5, CSS3/SCSS, PHP, Javascript/jQuery.
  • Experienced and proficient with responsive design and development.
  • Ability to set up and build framework websites & customise existing sites.
  • Technical knowledge for maintaining framework based websites.
  • Experience both creating and modifying code in pre-existing Content Management System.
  • Passionate approach to your work that includes testing, writing clean code and looking for new and innovative ways to constantly improve.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Dependability and attention to deadlines and details.
  • A team player that can take the lead on projects, working very closely with our team as well as clients from planning to delivery.

Nice to have.

  • Experience working on a LAMP stack/server + cPanel and WHM.
  • Experience of Node/NPM + automated, time-saving technologies such gulp.js.
  • Knowledge of Adobe CC Suite.
  • Willing to learn new technologies, systems and methods.

Why join us?

  • Remote working –you can work remotely all week or create a schedule that works for you. Join in on meetings through video calls and keep open conversations with the team through Slack.
  • Flexi-time – For those who want to work in the studio, you can come in between 8am – 10am. Just work your 7.5 hours and the freedom is yours!
  • Relaxed and fun working environment.
  • Any software you need.
  • Fridays are made even better by finishing early (4.30pm) and breakfast on us!
  • Training opportunities
  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Work place pension scheme.
  • No one likes working on their birthday, so have it off!
  • 25 days holiday.
  • Office closes between Christmas and New Year.
  • Spotify or Netflix membership on us!
  • The opportunity to join an expanding company and to make your mark on the team.