If you are an ambitious developer with knowledge of front end technologies, this is an amazing opportunity to drive the progressive development approaches, quality and standards of an exciting agency.
We’re Big Group, an independent creative marketing agency who apply bigger thinking to everything we do. For over 25 years, we’ve been helping our clients connect with their markets and customers. Whether it’s an immersive event or an award-winning integrated campaign, we always find the Big solution.
We’re now looking for an enthusiastic Front End Developer to join our Digital Team working remotely, with at least one to two days per week based in our Newbury or London office.
- Salary of £35,000 - £40,000 per annum DOE
- 20 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays
- Health insurance
- Pension scheme
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Flu jab and eye test
- A welcoming and friendly office environment
- Computer scheme – make savings on IT equipment through a government-backed salary exchange scheme
As an agency, we design user experiences and use smart technology to keep our clients excited. As a senior member of our technical team, you’ll be encouraged to explore the unknown, broaden your existing knowledge and investigate the potential uses of new and supporting technologies.
What’s more, we offer both the opportunity to attend paid-for training and industry events to ensure that we are supporting your development while you support ours.
So, if you are looking to enhance your career with a business that will provide you with the space to learn and the basis to innovate, we want to hear from you.
As a Front End Developer, you will be an expert in FE technologies and advise client teams across our offices on how technology should be used to deliver market-leading quality on digital projects.
This is a hands-on development role that will see you working on digital solutions, selecting new technologies for the business and proposing technical solutions. You will also ensure code quality, provide work estimates and continuously improve processes.
This is primarily a front-end role; however, we recognise the need for full-stack knowledge and actively encourage our technologists to explore and learn supporting technologies.
Working in an Agile environment, you will also:
- Assess the technical architecture needed to deliver a digital solution
- Actively explore front end emerging technologies
- Produce clear and comprehensive technical documentation
- Work effectively with other Big Group teams, especially our specialists
To join us as a Front End Developer, you will need:
- A proven track record of building high-quality websites
- A strong and demonstrable portfolio of work
- The ability to work in an agile and fast-paced work environment
- Good communication skills in spoken and written English
Experience in any of the following would be advantageous to your application: React, Angular, Vue, Ajax, Node, CMSs (WordPress, Umbraco, Sitecore, Contentful), and/or HTML5 banners. Knowledge of project management tools such as Jira would also be advantageous.
A degree and/or qualification related to front-end development would also be desirable.
Webrecruit and Big Group are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
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