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Temp-Perm Front End Developer / UI Developer

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Front-End Developer/UI Developer to join a Multi-Channel Operations team.

Job purpose:

• Develop front-end code and deliver new content and functionality for digital platforms (Web, Mobile, Email etc)
• Create, adapt or localise UX driven commercial enhancements to e-commerce platforms
• Work with designers and developers in maintaining, improving and delivering front end code (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, etc.)

UX Production & Front-end Development:

• Deliver best-in-class HTML5/CSS3/jQuery front-end code across a broad array of interactive web and mobile projects.
• Convert wireframes, UX requirements and design into front-end code
• Create and evolve efficient, reusable web templates and widgets for use by web designers in daily production
• Collaborate with designers and developers to ensure market leading standards are achieved
• Work with US, and German IT developers in the development of global e-commerce architecture
• To build working functional prototypes and develop web content and applications
• To test and refine front-end code across multiple browsers, platforms, and devices, including smart phones and tablets.
• Mentor and train designers in best practice for creating W3C standard accessible web pages, basic technical issues and application training
• Working with UX and design, managing time across multiple projects and tasks in a deadline-driven, team environment.
• Work in an agile, cross functional team responsible for passing front-end deliverables to the extended development team to a quality they are happy with
• Collaborating with team members and business stakeholders to help define and deliver requirements
• Working with the Solutions Architect, and teams, to ensure code meets required quality and adheres to best practice
• Actively promote and ensure compliance to the W3C standards, guide other teams in their use of HTML, to seek out and actively promote ideas and techniques in the team
• Expected to lead by example, be hands on, involved in front end tasks and take on site defects etc
• To support in the delivery of off-hour migrations or fixes to platforms if required
• Involved with the technical design of solutions for UK online platforms; working alongside appropriate stakeholders including business, engineering, architecture and service
• Ensure Semantic HTML and SEO considerations are taken into account

Evolving front-end code for UK platforms:

• Educate the creative teams to ensure their work does not adversely affects the sites performance/scalability
• Guide and mentor within the department and provide feedback to line managers around front-end coding for performance and reviews.
• To seek out and actively promote new techniques and best practice in front end development
• Participate in discussions with other teams about technical best practices and help teams identify optimal technical solutions.
• To optimise the website for accessibility, W3C usability and search engines through front end development techniques of XHTML and CSS layouts
• To look for opportunities to improve existing functionality and content based on business requirements

If you are interested in finding out more about the role, please get in touch with an updated CV and your work samples.

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