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Frontend Developer

Frontend Developer

Drew London


Posted on 9 August 2017

Frontend Developer at Drew London

We are an independent branding and digital communications agency based in Old Street, London. We deliver beautiful design across print and digital platforms for a range of clients from niche retail brands to charities and asset management corporations. We strive to delight clients and audiences with results which go beyond expectations.

We have an eclectic range of interests and pastimes and are looking for a good team player. Sociable and with great taste in music, we hope that you will become an active character within our team and if you also have a love of animals (particularly small dogs called Spike) then so much the better.

We are looking for a front-end developer with 2-3 years agency experience and a strong eye for detail.

You’ll work on a variety of projects, including maintaining and growing the company web products; so will need strong skills in HTML, SCSS and JS and an eye for what is aesthetically pleasing. We run a number of sites on a variety of platforms for an interesting range of B2C, B2B and 3rd sector clients.

Responsibilities will include:
- Liaising with the design team and advising best practice
- Web development – developing new sites and upgrading existing sites utilising HTML5, SCSS/CSS and JS
- Website management – supporting and adding new features to current client websites

The successful candidate will be confident in recommending, exploring and implementing improved methods across build and delivery alongside the rest of the team.

Essential Skills:
- Responsive, Retina-ready website building using:
HTML/5, SCSS, CSS/CSS3, JS and jQuery
- Knowledge of WordPress theme development
- A strong attention to design detail, with the ability to create pixel perfect websites from Photoshop/Sketch files
- Knowledge of browser and device capabilities and ability to test across these
- Excellent verbal and written communication
- Strong creative problem-solving abilities

Desirable Skills:
- Frontend frameworks e.g. Bootstrap/Foundation
- CSS methodologies e.g. BEM/OOCSS
- Git source control
- Clean, DRY code
- UX/UI best practices

We don’t expect you to tick all of the above boxes, so please don’t be put off; we’d still love to hear about you and your set of skills.

The right candidate will be expected to work from our London office – please no contractors.

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