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Position: Web Developer

We’re looking for a talented developer to join our growing team of creative talent in a front-end focused role.

The position will involve taking leading the front-end development of projects on various platforms, turning static designs into functioning, responsive and standards-compliant websites. It is important that you have a good working knowledge of HTML5 and CSS, have a keen eye for detail and are passionate about learning about new web technologies.

As well as being able to display technical expertise, we are looking for intelligent, sociable creatures who understand how to get things done. You’ll be happy working independently when necessary, as well as have the ability to collaborate and communicate clearly with other developers, designers, project managers and clients alike.

If you’re obsessive about clean semantic markup and enjoy problem solving within a team of creatives then we should definitely meet. We’re looking for a long term fit with the right candidate able to deliver to a high standard again and again and again.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Good understanding of HTML5 & CSS3
  • At least basic proficiency in Javascript/jQuery
  • Comfortable building modern, responsive website from scratch
  • Keen eye for design & attention to details
  • Good communication & problem solving skills

Bonus points for:

  • Experience with front-end frameworks such as Angular, React, Backbone
  • Familiarity with using SASS or LESS
  • Any experience with Wordpress, Shopify, Magento, Django or other platforms and frameworks.
  • Experience working with and developing APIs and integrations.
  • Previous agency experience is desirable but not necessary.

Position details:

This is a full time position based in St Ives, Cambridgeshire.

We can offer a highly competitive salary based on a candidate skills and experience. Perks include flexible working hours, 25 days holiday not including bank holidays or Christmas shutdown for 7-10 days, career progression & probable friendship.


Position: Senior Web Developer

We’re looking for an experienced web developer to join our growing team of creative talent in a full-stack or front-end position, depending on preference and experience.

We are looking for someone who is extremely competent at turning designs into functioning websites with high-quality code. An eye for design, and attention to detail are vital for turning designs into highly polished premium websites and applications.

You should be comfortable working with revision control software and deploying sites to various hosting environments.

Experience with backend frameworks such as Django, NodeJS or Ruby on Rails is desirable. Good understanding of at least one backend language such as PHP, Python or Ruby is a must-have.

We're always looking to evolve and improve our development practices and you would play a key role in shaping how our agency's development team works.

If you’re obsessive about clean semantic markup and enjoy problem solving within a team of creatives then we should definitely meet. We’re looking for a long term fit with the right candidate able to deliver to a high standard again and again and again.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Strong experience with a common back-end language, preferably Ruby but PHP, Python or Javascript (Node) are also good.
  • Strong command of JavaScript and working knowledge of one or more modern JavaScript frameworks (like Vue, or React).
  • Comfortable in the terminal and with command line development tools.
  • Solid understanding of Git and version control and working on a team of multiple developers.
  • Strong technology generalist with a positive, problem-solving attitude.
  • Experience with databases, migration and relational data structures generally.

Bonus points for:

  • Advanced knowledge of front-end technologies - HTML & CSS, and SASS & PostCSS.
  • Solid web development principles and extensive knowledge of front-end performance practices.
  • Solid knowledge around HTML accessibility and a desire to create an accessible web for everyone.
  • Hands-on technical experience with an e-Commerce platform.
  • Advanced knowledge of payment platforms and payment integrations of all types.
  • A good degree in a related subject (Computer Science, Software Development) although not mandatory

Your qualities:

The kind of people that we work really well with are generally:

  • Strong communicators- Our developers often liaise with our clients and good communication skills go a long way to great customer experiences and quality launches.
  • Ambitious and tenacious- We work on some tricky projects with lots of moving parts - and getting them right requires tenacity and ambition. You’ll be working with other developers who want to find the best way to solve what are sometimes unusual and uncommon problems.
  • Transparent and honest- Our culture is about transparency, honesty and doing the right thing. We’re looking for someone to help us uphold those standards for the benefit of our team, our products and our clients.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary (30k - 45k, DOE)
  • 20 days of annual leave + 8 bank holidays.
  • Company pension scheme
  • A friendly, social and ambitious team looking to push the boundaries of what’s possible with modern e-Commerce.
  • Interesting, high-profile projects and workload independence.
  • Free tea & coffee.
  • Probable friendship.

This is a full time position based in St Ives, Cambridgeshire.