Studio La Plage

Front-End Developer

Job Added: 18 June 2019
Applications Close: 02 August 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: la-plage.london

Studio La Plage is a multidisciplinary creative agency working with the world’s best-known brands. We’re a friendly, forward-thinking studio: we work flexibly, collaboratively, and we genuinely value work-life balance as much as we – and our clients – value incredible work. Our Shoreditch HQ is growing fast. And we’re on the hunt for extraordinary new talent.

As a Front-end Developer, you’ll work with our team of Developers, UX Designers and Digital Designers to build beautiful digital experiences across platforms and devices. You’ll be fluent in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and other front-end languages and be an expert on all the tools at your disposal. Developing best practices will be second nature to you, and whatever you’re working on, you’ll never lose sight of what website and app users want and need.


The basics:

  • You have experience developing public-facing digital experiences in an agency setting
  • Your experience ranges across digital channels from websites to apps, emails, digital adverts and beyond
  • You can interpret a brief and suggest a solution that balances design appeal with technical best practices
  • You have strong front-end dev skills, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and more
  • You understand responsive design for multiple devices
  • You’ll take control of ongoing improvements to multiple codebases
  • You have a good understanding of build tools and package managers
  • You have experience working with RESTful APIs and data manipulation
  • You can integrate front- and back-end codebases
  • You can collaborate with an agency team of Creatives, Designers, Animators and Producers
  • You know all the best practices across web performance, accessibility and security
  • You know everything there is to know about the latest digital trends and emerging tech
  • You use Git for version control
  • You always focus on designing and building for user needs
  • You have experience in front-end test and automation
  • You can follow brand guidelines and apply them to digital channels

The wows:

  • You’ve worked in an Agile/Lean environment
  • You have a good appreciation for UX and visual design
  • You have a conceptual mind to match your Developer skills and can help our team extend creative ideas to work in different digital channels
  • You can develop the innovative experiences using AR or VR that are at the heart of our five-year digital plan

You bring:

  • 5+ years’ experience (Top 50 agencies or equivalent)
  • Master skills across industry-standard languages, such as JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary + package
  • 25 days holiday (+ incremental annual increase)
  • Flexible working
  • In-house wellness and social programme

How to apply

All extraordinary new talent, please send your portfolio to: [email protected]