Lead Front End Developer [WordPress]

The Company

This brand, communications and digital agency based in Leeds city centre are looking for a talented senior developer to join their close-knit, talented and experienced team of designers, developers and account handlers. 

This outfit really pushes themselves to deliver the best work possible and have a rare opening for a talented Lead Dev to join their ranks.

The Position

In short, you will work closely with the agency’s vastly talented creative team to develop designs into cross-browser, fully functional responsive websites.

You'll take the lead on all tech output - advising on technologies where needed, workflow and having a say in how projects are delivered. This role may also involve some client facing responsibilities.

You will be required to take some full website builds from concept to completion, with great day to day variety between projects. You'll mentor and bring on more junior members of the department as the digital side of the business grows.

What We’re Looking For

We need someone with an eye for beautiful work.

You will have a very strong understanding of responsive web development and be able to anticipate potential problems / challenges that occur when creating interfaces that scale across different devices and screen sizes. We want to hear from you if you can demonstrate these key skills:

  • 5+ years minimum experience [preferably in an agency]
  • HTML, CSS3 and jQuery markup skills
  • Portfolio of responsive web build projects
  • Wordpress experience
  • Some PHP5+ knowledge
  • Photoshop, Illustrator and a flair for design would be advantageous

This is a position where a passion for creating pixel-perfect, fully functional, clean code and someone who wants to develop their career, can really flourish! 

What’s On Offer?

Competitive salary - up to circa £40k
Leadership opportunities for those who want that.
Holiday entitlement increases by 1 day per year
Regular Friday drinks and socials
City centre studio

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