Front-End Web Developer

We’re on the lookout for a Front-End Web Developer to join the IGOO team.

As a local, independent, award-winning eCommerce agency, we have a fantastic range of clients across many sectors including education, healthcare and retail. We’re looking for an individual who is passionate about web technology, development and is dedicated to building solutions that meet people’s needs.

You’ll be working alongside our team of designers, developers, project managers, marketers and testers, and will be involved in the product design, prototype and build process. We work in agile, multi-disciplinary teams to solve client problems from a user perspective.

You should enjoy problem-solving, building the right thing and building the thing right.

What you’ll be doing day-to-day:

  • Designing, maintaining and pushing code quality standards within projects aiming for stability, scalability and maintainability
  • Anticipating project development needs, raising potential issues to the team and client early, and proactively seeking solutions
  • Tailoring and using the right development process within projects
  • Collaborating with other developers, designers and testers in order to successfully launch stable digital products
  • Using a holistic lens in coding, ensuring high usability, accessibility and embracing design standards
  • Introducing new technologies and engaging the tech team to consider applications for current or future projects
  • Championing an agile/lean approach when required
  • Creating prototypes and using analytics to help prove or disprove a hypothesis

Ideally, you will have:

  • Strong knowledge of PHP/HTML/CSS/JS
  • Proven experience as a Front-end Web developer
  • Experience using Shopify and WordPress
  • Understanding of website project management
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Great communication skills

It would be great if you had:

  • Knowledge of CSS pre-compilers (SASS) and CSS patterns
  • Examples of your work – either commercial and personal projects are great
  • Experience in building web application
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration / Deployment
  • Experience with / interest in functional programming
  • Experience with Vagrant, Docker or other tools to ensure a robust development environment
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with Magento 1/2

Why we think it’s great to work at IGOO
We know how important it is to enjoy coming to work every day, so we have lots of things in place that turn the idea of an average 9-5 on its head:

  • Remote working
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ongoing training with yearly budget allowance
  • Loyalty holiday days
  • Christmas shut down
  • Happy Mondays – check out our instagram @igoouk
  • Opportunities to go to conferences and industry events (when possible!)
  • Training and entry to industry recognised certifications (e.g. Magento certifications)
  • Top spec machine of your choice
  • Pension scheme
  • Onsite parking
  • Secure indoor bike storage
  • Opportunity to work on internal projects, with lots of exciting things currently in the pipeline!
  • Great social/community events that come from working in the Baltic Triangle. There’s monthly meet-ups and seasonal parties, helping to foster collaborative relationships within our community (we hope this returns soon!)
  • We’re official partners of InnovateHer and this provides access to their programme of courses, meet-ups and events. Our partnership means that we’re part of a pretty cool group, dedicated to increasing gender diversity and equality in the workplace
  • Full BIMA membership, with access to their role specific meetups and training opportunities

Think this might be the right role for you? Click here to apply.

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