Senior Front End Developer (R&D Team)

Job Description

Are you an experienced and creative Senior Front End Developer? Do you have a passion for front-end development with a keen interest in emerging trends, technologies and techniques?

Well, you might be just what we're looking for...

Our Client's agile R&D team is on the hunt for a Senior Front End Developer to help improve the performance, usability, scalability, and cross browser compatibility of their eCommerce solutions.

The successful candidate will be a leader in their field, with an awareness of current and future methodologies that shape the sector and keep them at the forefront of the eCommerce industry. This is a challenging and exciting role that will allow you to work alongside fellow experts across development, marketing and project management departments, as well as the wider business.

It's important that you're a team player, as you'll need to work closely with fellow Front End Developers as well as PHP Developers, Designers, Project Managers, Marketeers and many more professionals within the business.

Sound like your cup of tea?

Read on...

Senior Front End Developer Duties & Responsibilities:
CODING: Write valid HTML and CSS mark-up (and be willing to learn other languages and/or frameworks if required.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Comprehensively spec, develop, document and rollout large scale roadmap projects.

LEADERSHIP: Contribute to architecture discussions and drive front end decisions.

EFFICIENCY: Stick to established specs, timeframes, budgets, processes and standards.

COMMUNICATION: Liaise directly with clients / third parties / relevant stakeholders where required.

INNOVATION: Pro-actively improve our products beyond the scope of specified work requirements.

MANAGEMENT: From time to time, you'll shadow Team Leaders and provide cover in their absence if required, as well as working with the wider team to ensure they hit their deadlines and KPIs.

Senior Front End Developer Skills & Experience:
The team is the perfect combination, if you ask us. Team members are talented, ambitious, motivated, expert and a whole lot of fun, and we want someone who can join the team and be part of the fantastic culture.

There are also a few prerequisites for this particular Senior Front End Developer role:
Higher level education in relevant field or equivalent experience
Excellent working knowledge of HTML5, CSS and jQuery
Over 3 years' commercial experience using HTML and CSS
Knowledge of and ability to manipulate PHP and MySQL to your advantage.
Have a positive attitude & proactive approach to tasks to ensure maximum efficiency and a positive experience for clients and colleagues alike.
Be a team player & work effectively with a number of key stakeholders from across the business, as well as clients, of course.
Good communicator - as a leading digital and eCommerce business, this is very much their thing, so it needs to be yours, too.
An interest in UX design and the initiative to bring innovative ideas to the table.

If you are interested in the advertised position for Senior Front End Developer please ‘Register your interest’ through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role.

Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the North of England across a variety of disciplines including Digital Media, Design, Development, Creative Advertising, Sales & Marketing, Tech & IT.

Job Skills

Senior Front End Developer, Client Developer, HTML5, CSS, jQuery

Additional Information

  • Salary:£25000 - £30000 per annum + Unlimited holidays, Pension Scheme etc
  • Industry:IT
  • Location:Stockton-on-Tees

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We have already filled this vacancy.


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