Senior Front-end Developer Urgently Required

Gibe Digital Ltd
129 Cumberland Road
Bristol
BS16UY

 careers@gibedigital.com

Summary

Are you an intelligent, creative front-end expert?
Do you know how to enhance sites with robust javascript?
Can you interpret requirements and deliver something that will wow our clients?


Full Job Description

Are you an intelligent, creative front-end expert?
Do you know how to enhance sites with robust javascript?
Can you interpret requirements and deliver something that will wow our clients?

If so you may be who we’re after. We are looking for a front end developer to work in our team of developers. You’ll be working with the rest of the team to create and optimise some of the best sites on the web.

As a senior front-end you'll be responsible for overseeing all of the output of the agency, making sure everything we make meets a good standard. You'll also be responsible for mentoring and developing more junior team members and freelancers. We're looking at updating our technology stack so any experience you can bring with the latest front-end technologies would be favourable. 

You should be familiar with issues around SEO and accessibility so that the sites we build are available to as wide an audience as possible.

Required skills:

  • Great at building complex response sites
  • Understand progressive enhancement
  • Capable of mentoring other developers
  • Able to create pixel perfect sites that work on all devices
  • Experience with well structured CSS (like BEM)
  • Skilled with SASS and Gulp
  • Able to hand code Javascript and experience with libraries like JQuery, Vue.js, React and Angular
  • Able to create SEO friendly websites
  • Knowledge of how to put together accessible websites
  • A creative person who is able to design in browser
  • Good eye for detail

Any of the following would be an advantage

  • Umbraco experience
  • Bootstrap experience
  • Any C# / ASP.NET experience

The Package

We offer:

  • Salary from £30,000 to £40,000 or more depending on experience
  • Discretionary annual bonus 
  • Inclusion in the company pension scheme
  • 20 days holiday plus another two weeks extra over Christmas 
  • An annual company trip with flights and accommodation paid for by Gibe - we've previously been to Paris, Amsterdam and Prague
  • Monthly socials on the company
  • Free soft drinks and beer
  • Free breakfasts and fruit
  • Training budget for courses and conferences of your choosing
  • You get to spec and build your own machine with a decent budget, 2 large monitors and comprehensive software.

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