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Graduate/Junior – Front-end Web Developer

 

mso is expanding its web development team and requires a Front-end / WordPress web developer to join its web programming department. Working within an established team of front-end developers and designers, the role involves bringing website design ideas to life. The successful candidate will enjoy coding and always look to keep up-to-date with current standards (especially CSS / JavaScript) and practices in your field. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 1 year’s commercial experience or similar in a front-end coding position.

Ideally, we are looking for an individual who can tackle all stages of web development – from discussing client needs, planning and design, through to build and deployment of each project.

We are looking for the following expertise:

  • Willingness to learn in a fast paced working environment
  • The ability to code designs supplied by our design studio, from flat design files, usually created with photoshop or Sketch
  • Working knowledge and a good understanding of current accessibility and usability guidelines
  • Excellent HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Ability to produce clean, smart, cross-browser compatible code that can, when required, work across multiple devices
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work closely with others
  • The ability to work on own initiative within a busy environment
  • MySQL experience
  • Very strong attention to detail – pixel perfection required!

Other skills that would be advantageous but not necessary:

  • Experience with Sketch Design Tool
  • Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator experience
  • Skills in XML, AJAX, jQuery

Location:

  • The role will be based at our office near Dartford, Kent and is a full-time position.

Salary:

  • Negotiable for the right candidate.

Further Details:

  • Usual working hours are: Monday – Friday, 08.30 – 17.00
  • 20 days annual leave + public holidays
  • Due to our location, your own transport is essential.

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