Front End Developer

We do what makes us Proud and we believe in creating Joy through everything we do. From approaching a project with a positive attitude to delivering beyond client expectations, everything counts. During all stages of the process we are looking for inspiration and ideas to allow us to continue to deliver creative and technical solutions that make ‘our clients look great’.

Our Technical Team plays a key role in delivering high quality, secure, fully standards compliant solutions. We also play a key role in educating the wider business and our clients on the latest trends and technologies. 

Our ideal candidate will be a people-person with the following demonstrable qualities and skills:

  • You are passionate, enthusiastic and possess incredible front end coding skills
  • A master of cutting-edge solution development that delivers to client business objectives
  • Technical prowess, understand the possibilities and constraints of design and back-end technical development
  • Live and breathe technology and digital. Anticipate the next big thing and apply it to our strategies when relevant
  • Perfectionist when it comes to writing clean code and an exceptional eye for detail
  • Impeccable time management
  • Work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment. Not just with the Technical Team, but with the account management team, the strategy & planning team, the creative team, and where required, the client
  • Communicate your ideas, plans and deliverables with minimal technical direction
  • Delivery obsessed. Always deliver on time and ensure that build outputs are accurate to original design specifications
  • Confident and assertive attitude with the ability to manage and support a variety of creative and technical projects (such as web applications, email, data-led projects, online advertising and ongoing maintenance)
  • A natural ability to analyse client briefs, ask good questions and gather useful information from all key stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation and willingness to expand your knowledge
  • A get up and go attitude with no fear of getting your hands dirty

Our ideal candidate will posses the following necessary technology skills:

  • HTML5, CSS3 & SASS/SCSS
  • JavaScript, jQuery, JS TaskRunners
  • AngularJS, VueJS, other JS libraries
  • Excellent knowledge of accessibility and usability
  • Email marketing systems (Adestra, Pardot, Campaign Monitor, MailChimp)

Other beneficial technologies:

  • Umbraco, Wordpress, Shopify
  • MVC, Razor, ASP.Net
  • PHP, Ruby

Business-wide responsibilities:

  • Live and breathe our core values and what makes us different
  • Contribute to the company online voice through blog, twitter and any other medium
  • Share your knowledge with the wider business so that we can look for ways to create new opportunities
  • Contribute to the development of a culture that enjoys the challenge of meeting financial and performance targets.

In return we offer:

  • Flexible working
  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • Pensions Contribution
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • 30 days paid holiday
  • Friday drinks, health foods, fruit, biscuit bars and refreshments
  • Encouragement to make a difference and mould the role to benefit Company objectives
  • Opportunities to be involved in the direction and growth of the business
  • Staff tech fund (buying shiny stuff to play with)
  • Monthly staff events
  • Holiday Flex – buy up to 5 extra days’ holiday each year
  • Charitable Giving – make tax free donations to your favourite charity
  • Bike 2 Work Scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Referral scheme for introducing a new member of staff to the team
  • Office Massages – every month
  • Personal Travel Concierge Service for all your holiday needs

This is a full-time position with an immediate start.
Email your cv, cover letter with salary expectations to recruitment@lewis.co.uk.